Chapter 9

Evaluation of Climate Models

 

Coordinating Lead Authors

Gregory Flato

Gregory Flato

Environment Canada

Canada

Jochem Marotzke

Jochem Marotzke

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Germany

Lead Authors

Babatunde Abiodun

Babatunde Abiodun

University of Cape Town

South Africa

Pascale Braconnot

Pascale Braconnot

Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement

France

Sin Chan Chou

Sin Chan Chou

National Institute for Space Research

Brazil

William Collins

William Collins

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

USA

Peter Cox

Peter Cox

University of Exeter

UK

Fatima Driouech

Fatima Driouech

Direction de la Météorologie Nationale

Morocco

Seita Emori

Seita Emori

National Institute for Environmental Studies

Japan

Veronika Eyring

Veronika Eyring

DLR German Aerospace Center

Germany

Chris E. Forest

Chris E. Forest

Pennsylvania State University

USA

Peter J. Gleckler

Peter J. Gleckler

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

USA

Eric Guilyardi

Eric Guilyardi

Laboratoire d'Océanographie et du Climat

France

Christian Jakob

Christian Jakob

Monash University

Australia

Vladimir Kattsov

Vladimir Kattsov

Voeikov Main Geophysical Observatory

Russian Federation

Chris Reason

Chris Reason

University of Cape Town

South Africa

Markku Rummukainen

Markku Rummukainen

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

Sweden

Review Editors

Isaac Held

Isaac Held

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

USA

Andy Pitman

Andy Pitman

University of New South Wales

Australia

Serge Planton

Serge Planton

Météo-France

France

Zong-Ci Zhao

Zong-Ci Zhao

China Meteorological Administration

China

Contributing Authors

  • Krishna AchutaRao – India
  • Alessandro Anav – UK
  • Tim Andrews – UK
  • Johanna Baehr – Germany
  • Nathaniel L. Bindoff – Australia
  • Alejandro Bodas-Salcedo – UK
  • Jennifer Catto – Australia
  • Don Chambers – USA
  • Ping Chang – USA
  • Aiguo Dai – USA
  • Ramón de Elia – Canada
  • Clara Deser – USA
  • Francisco Doblas-Reyes – Spain
  • Paul J. Durack – USA
  • Michael Eby – Canada
  • Thierry Fichefet – Belgium
  • Piers Forster – UK
  • David Frame – New Zealand
  • John Fyfe – Canada
  • Emiola Gbobaniyi – Sweden
  • Nathan Gillett – Canada
  • Jesús Fidel González Rouco – Spain
  • Clare Goodess – UK
  • Stephen Griffies – USA
  • Alex Hall – USA
  • Sandy Harrison – Australia
  • Andeas Hense – Germany
  • Elizabeth Hunke – USA
  • Tatiana Ilyina – Germany
  • Detelina Ivanova – USA
  • Gregory C. Johnson – USA
  • Masa Kageyama – France
  • Viatcheslav Kharin – Canada
  • Stephen A. Klein – USA
  • Jeff Knight – UK
  • Reto Knutti – Switzerland
  • Felix Landerer – USA
  • Tong Lee – USA
  • Hongmei Li – Germany
  • Natalie Mahowald – USA
  • Carl Mears – USA
  • Gerald Meehl – USA
  • Colin Morice – UK
  • Rym Msadek – USA
  • Gunnar Myhre – Norway
  • J. David Neelin – USA
  • Jeff Painter – USA
  • Tatiana Pavlova – Russian Federation
  • Judith Perlwitz – USA
  • Jean-Yves Peterschmitt – France
  • Jouni Räisänen – Finland
  • Florian Rauser – Germany
  • Jeffrey Reid – USA
  • Mark Rodwell – UK
  • Ben Santer – USA
  • Adam A. Scaife – UK
  • Jörg Schulz – Germany
  • John Scinocca – Canada
  • David Sexton – UK
  • Drew Shindell – USA
  • Hideo Shiogama – Japan
  • Jana Sillmann – Canada
  • Adrian Simmons – UK
  • Kenneth Sperber – USA
  • David B. Stephenson – UK
  • Bjorn Stevens – Germany
  • Peter A. Stott – UK
  • Rowan Sutton – UK
  • Peter W. Thorne – USA/Norway
  • Geert Jan van Oldenborgh – Netherlands
  • Gabriel Vecchi – USA
  • Mark Webb – UK
  • Keith Williams – UK
  • Tim Woollings – UK
  • Shang-Ping Xie – USA
  • Jianglong Zhang – USA