Summary for Policymakers

The Summary for Policymakers provides a policy-relevant but policy-neutral summary of the WGI AR5 Report Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis.

Drafting Authors

Lisa V. Alexander

Lisa V. Alexander

University of New South Wales

Australia

Simon K. Allen

Simon K. Allen

IPCC WGI TSU, University of Bern

Switzerland

Nathaniel L. Bindoff

Nathaniel L. Bindoff

University of Tasmania

Australia

François-Marie Bréon

François-Marie Bréon

Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement

France

John A. Church

John A. Church

CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research

Australia

Ulrich Cubasch

Ulrich Cubasch

Freie Universität Berlin

Germany

Seita Emori

Seita Emori

National Institute for Environmental Studies

Japan

Piers Forster

Piers Forster

University of Leeds

UK

Pierre Friedlingstein

Pierre Friedlingstein

University of Exeter

UK

Nathan Gillett

Nathan Gillett

Environment Canada

Canada

Jonathan M. Gregory

Jonathan M. Gregory

University of Reading and Met Office Hadley Centre

UK

Dennis L. Hartmann

Dennis L. Hartmann

University of Washington

USA

Eystein Jansen

Eystein Jansen

University of Bergen

Norway

Krishna Kumar Kanikicharla

Krishna Kumar Kanikicharla

Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology

India

Ben Kirtman

Ben Kirtman

University of Miami

USA

Reto Knutti

Reto Knutti

ETH Zurich

Switzerland

Peter Lemke

Peter Lemke

Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research

Germany

Jochem Marotzke

Jochem Marotzke

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Germany

Valérie Masson-Delmotte

Valérie Masson-Delmotte

Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement

France

Gerald Meehl

Gerald Meehl

National Center for Atmospheric Research

USA

Igor I. Mokhov

Igor I. Mokhov

A.M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics

Russian Federation

Shilong Piao

Shilong Piao

Peking University

China

Gian-Kasper Plattner

Gian-Kasper Plattner

IPCC WGI TSU, University of Bern

Switzerland

Dahe Qin

Dahe Qin

Co-Chair IPCC WGI, China Meteorological Administration

China

Venkatachalam Ramaswamy

Venkatachalam Ramaswamy

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

USA

David Randall

David Randall

Colorado State University

USA

Monika Rhein

Monika Rhein

University of Bremen

Germany

Maisa Rojas

Maisa Rojas

University of Chile

Chile

Christopher Sabine

Christopher Sabine

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

USA

Drew Shindell

Drew Shindell

NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies

USA

Thomas F. Stocker

Thomas F. Stocker

Co-Chair IPCC WGI, University of Bern

Switzerland

Lynne D. Talley

Lynne D. Talley

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

USA

David G. Vaughan

David G. Vaughan

British Antarctic Survey

UK

Shang-Ping Xie

Shang-Ping Xie

Scripps Institution of Oceanography

USA

Draft Contributing Authors

  • Myles R. Allen – UK
  • Olivier Boucher – France
  • Don Chambers – USA
  • Jens Hesselbjerg Christensen – Denmark
  • Philippe Ciais – France
  • Peter U. Clark – USA
  • Matthew Collins – UK
  • Josefino C. Comiso – USA
  • Viviane Vasconcellos de Menezes – Australia
  • Richard A. Feely – USA
  • Thierry Fichefet – Belgium
  • Arlene M. Fiore – USA
  • Gregory Flato – Canada
  • Jan Fuglestvedt – Norway
  • Gabriele C. Hegerl – UK
  • Paul J. Hezel – Belgium
  • Gregory C. Johnson – USA
  • Georg Kaser – Austria
  • Vladimir Kattsov – Russian Federation
  • John Kennedy – UK
  • Albert M.G. Klein Tank – Netherlands
  • Corinne Le Quéré – UK
  • Gunnar Myhre – Norway
  • Timothy Osborn – UK
  • Antony J. Payne – UK
  • Judith Perlwitz – USA
  • Scott B. Power – Australia
  • Michael Prather – USA
  • Stephen R.Rintoul – Australia
  • Joeri Rogelj – Switzerland
  • Matilde Rusticucci – Argentina
  • Michael Schulz – Germany
  • Jan Sedláček – Switzerland
  • Peter A. Stott – UK
  • Rowan Sutton – UK
  • Peter W. Thorne – USA/Norway
  • Donald Wuebbles – USA