Journal article

Climate projections for Australia: a first glance at CMIP5

Damien B Irving, Penny Whetton, Aurel F Moise

Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal | AUSTRALIAN BUREAU METEOROLOGY | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank Janice Bathols, David Kent and Tim Erwin for their efforts in making the preliminary CMIP5 data available at NCI. We also acknowledge Ian Watterson, Michael Grose and Jonas Bhend for their insightful comments during the internal CSIRO review process. The research discussed in this paper was conducted with the support of the Australian Climate Change Science Program (ACCSP), a program supported by the Department of Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, and delivered by the Bureau of Meteorology and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). We acknowledge the World Climate Research Programme's Working Group on Coupled Modelling, which is responsible for CMIP, and we thank the climate modeling groups (listed in Appendix) for producing and making available their model output. For CMIP the U.S. Department of Energy's Program for Climate Model Diagnosis and Intercomparison provides coordinating support and led development of software infrastructure in partnership with the Global Organization for Earth System Science Portals.