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Title: Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models

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  1. Climate and Global Dynamics LaboratoryNational Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Boulder CO USA
  2. Met Office Hadley Centre Exeter UK
  3. Japan Agency for Marine‐Earth Science and Technology Yokohama Japan
  4. Met Office Exeter UK
  5. North West Research Associates (NWRA) Boulder CO USA
  6. Institute of Marine Sciences, National Research Council (ISMAR‐CNR) Rome Italy
  7. Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma) Victoria BC Canada
  8. National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS)University of Oxford Oxford UK
  9. Department of Atmospheric SciencesUniversity of Hawaii Honolulu HI USA, International Pacific Research Center (IPRC) Honolulu HI USA
  10. Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) Karlsruhe Germany
  11. Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique (LMD) Paris France
  12. National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS)University of Oxford Oxford UK, University of Toronto Toronto Canada
  13. Meteorological Research Institute (MRI) Tsukuba Japan
  14. European Centre for Medium‐Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) Reading UK
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USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER) (SC-23)
OSTI Identifier:
1601914
Resource Type:
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Journal Name:
Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society
Additional Journal Information:
[Journal Name: Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society]; Journal ID: ISSN 0035-9009
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
United Kingdom
Language:
English

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Richter, Jadwiga H., Butchart, Neal, Kawatani, Yoshio, Bushell, Andrew C., Holt, Laura, Serva, Federico, Anstey, James, Simpson, Isla R., Osprey, Scott, Hamilton, Kevin, Braesicke, Peter, Cagnazzo, Chiara, Chen, Chih‐Chieh, Garcia, Rolando R., Gray, Lesley J., Kerzenmacher, Tobias, Lott, Francois, McLandress, Charles, Naoe, Hiroaki, Scinocca, John, Stockdale, Timothy N., Versick, Stefan, Watanabe, Shingo, Yoshida, Kohei, and Yukimoto, Seiji. Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models. United Kingdom: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1002/qj.3749.
Richter, Jadwiga H., Butchart, Neal, Kawatani, Yoshio, Bushell, Andrew C., Holt, Laura, Serva, Federico, Anstey, James, Simpson, Isla R., Osprey, Scott, Hamilton, Kevin, Braesicke, Peter, Cagnazzo, Chiara, Chen, Chih‐Chieh, Garcia, Rolando R., Gray, Lesley J., Kerzenmacher, Tobias, Lott, Francois, McLandress, Charles, Naoe, Hiroaki, Scinocca, John, Stockdale, Timothy N., Versick, Stefan, Watanabe, Shingo, Yoshida, Kohei, & Yukimoto, Seiji. Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models. United Kingdom. doi:10.1002/qj.3749.
Richter, Jadwiga H., Butchart, Neal, Kawatani, Yoshio, Bushell, Andrew C., Holt, Laura, Serva, Federico, Anstey, James, Simpson, Isla R., Osprey, Scott, Hamilton, Kevin, Braesicke, Peter, Cagnazzo, Chiara, Chen, Chih‐Chieh, Garcia, Rolando R., Gray, Lesley J., Kerzenmacher, Tobias, Lott, Francois, McLandress, Charles, Naoe, Hiroaki, Scinocca, John, Stockdale, Timothy N., Versick, Stefan, Watanabe, Shingo, Yoshida, Kohei, and Yukimoto, Seiji. Wed . "Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models". United Kingdom. doi:10.1002/qj.3749.
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title = {Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models},
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