Peer-Reviewed Publications


^ Denotes publication with student as lead author


  1. ^ Vega-Westhoff, B., Sriver, R. L., Hartin, C. A., Wong, T. E., and Keller, K. (Submitted), Effect of observational sea-level constraints on climate sensitivity estimates and global temperature projections using a reduced complexity global climate model 

  2. ^ Li, H., and Sriver, R. L., (In Review), Impact of air-sea coupling on the simulated global tropical cyclone activity in the high-resolution Community Earth System Model (CESM), Climate Dynamics.

  3. Schwarber, A. K., Smith, S. J., Hartin, C. A., Vega-Westhoff, B. A., and Sriver, R. L., (In Review), Simple climate model evaluation using fundamental unit tests, Earth System Dynamics. Link to discussion paper

  4. ^ Hogan, E. E., and Sriver, R. L. (In Review), Effect of internal variability on ocean temperature adjustment in a low-resolution CESM initial conditions ensemble, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans. 

  5. ^ Huang, A., Vega-Westhoff, B., and Sriver, R. L. (In Review), Analyzing El Nino-Southern Oscillation predictability using  long-short-term-memory models, Earth and Space Science.

  6. Haugen, M. A., Stein, M., L., Sriver, R., L., and Moyer, E. L. (In Review), Future climate emulations using quantile regressions on large ensembles, Advances in Statistical Climatology, Meteorology, and Oceanography. 

  7. ^ Hogan, E. E., Nicholas, R., Keller, K., and Sriver, R. L. (In Review), Representation of US warm temperature extremes in global climate model ensembles, Journal of Climate. 

  8. Li, H., Chen, N., Singer, C., and Sriver, R. L. (In Revision), Decision-making and climate modeling with geo-engineering:  Using a climate action game experiment to inform climate decisions, Climatic Change.

  9. ^ Li, H. and Sriver, R. L. (2018), Impact of tropical cyclones on the global ocean: Results from multi-decadal global ocean simulations isolating tropical cyclone forcing, Journal of Climate, 31, 8761-8784, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0221.1. Link to abstract 

  10. Haugen, M. A., Stein, M. L., Moyer, E. J., and Sriver, R. L. (2018),  Estimating changes in temperature distributions in a large ensemble of climate simulations using quantile regression, Journal of Climate, 31, 8573-8588, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0782.1. Link to abstract

  11. Sriver, R. L., Lempert, R. J., Wikman-Svahn, P. and Keller, K. (2018), Characterizing uncertain sea level rise projections to support investment decisions, Plos One, 13(2), e0190641, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0190641.   Link to abstract

  12. Li, H. and Sriver, R. L. (2018), Tropical cyclone activity in the high-resolution Community Earth System Model and the impact of ocean coupling, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 10. doi:10.1002/2017MS001199. Link to abstract

  13. ^ Vega-Westhoff, B., and Sriver, R. L. (2017), Analysis of ENSO's response to unforced variability and anthropogenic forcing using CESM, Nature Scientific Reports, 7:18047, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-18459-8. Link to abstract

  14. Hogan, E.E. and Sriver, R. L. (2017), Analyzing the effect of ocean internal variability on depth-integrated steric sea-level rise trends using a low-resolution CESM ensemble, Water, 9, 483, doi:10.3390/w9070483.  Link to abstract

  15. Huang, A., Li., H., Sriver, R. L., Fedorov, A. V., and Brierley, C. M. (2017), Regional variations in the ocean response to tropical cyclones:  Ocean mixing versus low cloud suppression, Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2016GL072023.  Link to abstract

  16. Li, H. and Sriver, R. L. (2016), Effects of ocean grid resolution on tropical cyclone-induced ocean responses using a global ocean general circulation model, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 121, 8305-8319. doi:10.1002/2016JC011951. Link to abstract

  17. Janssen, E., Sriver, R. L., Wuebbles, D. J., and Kunkel, K. E. (2016), Seasonal and regional variations in extreme precipitation event frequency using CMIP5, Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1002/2016GL069151. Link to abstract

  18.  ^ Li, H., Sriver, R. L., and Goes, M. (2016), Modeled sensitivity of the northwestern Pacific upper-ocean response to tropical cyclones in a fully-coupled climate model with varying ocean grid resolution, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, doi:10.1002/2015JC011226.Link to abstract

  19. Sriver, R. L., Forest, C. E., and Keller, K. (2015), Effects of initial conditions uncertainty on regional climate variability: An analysis using a low-resolution CESM ensemble, Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 5468-5476, doi.10/1002/2015GL064546.Link to abstract

  20. Cheng, L., Zhu, J., and Sriver, R. L. (2015), Global representation of tropical cyclone-induced short-term ocean thermal changes using Argo data, Ocean Science, 11, 1-23, doi:10.5194/os-11-1-2015.Link to abstract

  21. Urban, N. M., Holden, P. B., Edwards, N. R., Sriver, R. L., Olson, R., and Keller, K. (2014), Historical and future learning about climate sensitivity, Geophysical Research Letters, 41, 7, 2543-2552, doi:10.1002/2014GL059484.Link to abstract

  22. Sriver, R. L., Timmermann, A., Mann, M. E., Keller, K., and Goosse, H. (2014), Improved representation of tropical Pacific ocean-atmosphere dynamics in an intermediate complexity climate model, Journal of Climate, 27, 168-185, DOI:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00849.1 Link to abstract

  23. Sriver, R. L. (2013), Observational evidence supports the role of tropical cyclones in regulating climate, Proceedings of the National Acadamy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110, no. 38, 15173-15174, doi:10.1073/pnas.1314721110 Link to abstract 

  24. Olson, R., Sriver, R. L., Haran, M., Chang, W., Urban, N. M., and Keller, K. (2013), What is the effect of unresolved internal climate variability on climate sensitivity estimates? Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 118, 4348-4358, DOI:10.1002/jgrd.50390 Link to abstract

  25. Sriver, R. L., Huber, M., and Chafik, L. (2013), Excitation of equatorial Kelvin and Yanai waves by tropical cyclones in an ocean general circulation model, Earth System Dynamics, 4, 1-10, doi:10.5194/esd-4-1-2013. Link to Paper.

  26. Sriver, R. L., Urban, N. M., Olson, R., and Keller, K. (2012), Toward a physically plausible upper bound of sea-level projections. Climatic Change, 115, 893-902, doi:10.1007/s10584-012-0610-6. Link to abstract 

  27. Lempert, R., Sriver, R. L., and Keller, K. (2012), Characterizing uncertain sea level rise projections to support infrastructure investment decisions, California Energy Commission, Publication Number: CEC-500-2012-056. Link to pdf.

  28. Wang, J.-W., Han, W., and Sriver, R. L. (2012), Impact of tropical cyclones on the ocean heat budget in the Bay of Bengal during 1999, Part II: Processes and interpretations, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 117, C9, doi:10.1029/2012JC008373. Link to abstract

  29. Wang, J.-W., Han, W., and Sriver, R. L. (2012), Impact of tropical cyclones on the ocean heat budget in the Bay of Bengal during 1999, Part I: Model configuration and evaluation, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 117, C9, doi:10.1029/2012JC008372.Link to abstract

  30. Tuana, N., Sriver, R. L., Svoboda, T., Tonkonojenkov, R., Irvine, P. Haqq-Misra, J., and Keller, K. (2012), A research agenda for an integrated ethical and scientific analysis of geoengineering proposals, Ethics, Policy, & Environment, 15(2), doi: 10.1080/21550085.2012.685557. Link to abstract

  31. Irvine, P., Sriver, R. L., and Keller, K. (2012), Tension between reducing sea-level rise and global warming through solar radiation management, Nature Climate Change, 2, 97-100, doi:10.1038/nclimate1351. Link to abstract

  32. Olson, R., Sriver, R. L., Goes, M., Urban, N. M., Matthews, H. D., Haran, M., and Keller, K. (2012), A climate sensitivity estimate using Bayesian fusion of instrumental observations and an Earth System model, Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 117, D04103, doi:10.1029/2011JD016620. Link to abstract

  33. Sriver, R. L. (2011), Climate Change: Man-made cyclones, Nature, 479, 50-51, doi:10.1038/479050a. Link to abstract 

  34. Woodruff, J. D., Sriver, R. L., and Lund, D. C. (2011), Tropical cyclone activity and western North Atlantic stratification over the last millennium: A comparative review with viable connections, Journal of Quaternary Science, doi:10.1002/jqs.1551. Link to abstract

  35. Sriver, R. L. (2010), Climate Change: Tropical cyclones in the mix, Nature, 463, 1032-1033, doi:10.1038/461032a. Link to abstract

  36. Sriver, R. L., Goes, M., Mann, M. E., and Keller, K. (2010), Climate response to tropical cyclone-induced ocean mixing in an Earth system model of intermediate complexity, Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 115, C10042, doi:10.1029/2010JC006106. Link to abstract

  37. Sriver, R. L., and Huber, M. (2010), Modeled sensitivity of upper thermocline properties to tropical cyclone winds and possible feedbacks on the Hadley circulation, Geophysical Research Letters, 37 L08704, doi:10.1029/2010GL042836.Link to abstract

  38. Done,J, Hu, A., Farmer, E. C., Yin, J., Bates, J., Frappier, A. B., Halkides, D. J., Kilbourne, K. H., Sriver, R. L., and Woodruff, J. (2009), The Thermohaline circulation and tropical cyclones in past, present, and future climates, Bulletin of the Atmospheric Sciences, 90, 1015-1017, doi:10.1175/2009BAMS2762.1, 1015-1017. Link to abstract

  39. Warnaar, J., Bijl, P. K., Huber, M., Sloan, L., Brinkhuis, H., Rohl, U., Sriver, R. L., and Visscher, H. (2009), Orbitally forced climate changes in the Tasman sector during the Middle Eocene, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 280, 361-370, doi:10.1016/j.palaeo.2009.06.023. Link to abstract 

  40. Sriver, R. L., Huber, M., and Nusbaumer, J. (2008), Investigating tropical cyclone-climate feedbacks using the TRMM Microwave Imager and the Quick Scatterometer, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 9, Q09V11, doi:10.1029/2007GC001842. Link to abstractd

  41. Sriver, R. L., and Huber, M. (2007), Observational evidence for an ocean heat pump induced by tropical cyclones,Nature, 447, 577-580, doi:10.1038/nature05785. Link to abstract

  42. Sriver, R. L., and Huber, M. (2007), Reply to comment by R. N. Maue and R. E. Hart on “Low frequency variability in globally integrated tropical cyclone power dissipation”, Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L11704, doi:10.1029/2007GL029413. Link to abstract

  43. Sriver, R. L., and Huber, M. (2006), Low frequency variability in globally integrated tropical cyclone power dissipation,Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L11705, doi:10.1029/2006GL026167. Link to abstract