Climate models and their evaluation

Randall, David A. and Wood, Richard A. and Bony, Sandrine and Colman, Robert and Fichefet, Thierry and Fyfe, John and Kattsov, Vladimir and Pitman, Andrew and Shukla, Jagadish and Srinivasan, Jayaraman and Stouffer, Ronald J. and Sumi, Akimasa and Taylor, Karl E. (2007) Climate models and their evaluation. In: Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis. Working Group I Contribution to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom, pp. 589-662. ISBN 978 0521 88009-1


This chapter assesses the capacity of the global climate
models used elsewhere in this report for projecting future
climate change. Confi dence in model estimates of future climate evolution has been enhanced via a range of advances since the IPCC Third Assessment Report (TAR).

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: Yes
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Additional Information: Published for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
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Date Deposited: 23 Feb 2022 06:27
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2022 06:27
Uncontrolled Keywords: climate change
Fields of Research (2008): 04 Earth Sciences > 0401 Atmospheric Sciences > 040105 Climatology (excl.Climate Change Processes)
Fields of Research (2020): 37 EARTH SCIENCES > 3702 Climate change science > 370202 Climatology
Socio-Economic Objectives (2008): D Environment > 96 Environment > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960303 Climate Change Models
Socio-Economic Objectives (2020): 19 ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY, CLIMATE CHANGE AND NATURAL HAZARDS > 1905 Understanding climate change > 190501 Climate change models

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