Select Publications

Books

Allison I; Bindoff N; Bindschadler R; Cox P; de Noblet N; England MH; Francis J; Gruber N; Haywood A; Karoly DJ; Kaser G; Le Quere C; Lenton T; Mann M; McNeil BI; Pitman AJ; Rahmstorf S; Rignot E; Schellnhuber HJ; Schneider S; Sherwood S; Somerville R; Steffen K; Steig E; Visbeck M; Weaver A, 2011, The Copenhagen Diagnosis: updating the world on the latest climate science, Original, Elsevier, Burlington MA, http://www.elsevierdirect.com/

Book Chapters

Beltrȥn-Przekurat A; Pielke RA; Eastman JL; Narisma GT; Pitman AJ; Ming L; Niyogi D, 2011, 'Using the Alpert-Stein factor separation methodology for land-use land-cover change impacts on weather and climate process with the regional atmospheric modeling system', in Factor Separation in the Atmosphere: Applications and Future Prospects, pp. 67 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511921414.008

Randall D; Wood R; Bony S; Colman R; Fichefet T; Fyfe J; Kattsov V; Pitman AJ; Shukla J; Srinivasan J; Stouffer R; Sumi A; Taylor K, 2007, 'Climate Models and Their Evaluation', in Climate change 2007: The Physical Science Basis, edn. Original, Cambridge University Press, cambridge, UK and New York

Denman K; Brasseur G; Chidthaisong A; Ciais P; Cox P; Dickinson R; Hauglustaine D; Heinze C; Holland E; Jacob D; Lohmann U; Ramachandran S; Da silva dias S; Wofsy S; Zhang X; Pitman AJ, 2007, 'Coupling between changes in the climate system and biogeochemistry', in Climate change 2007: The scientific Basis, edn. Original, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK and New York

Pitman AJ; Perkins SE, 2007, 'Reducing uncertainty in selecting climate models for hydrological impact assessments', in Quantification and Reduction of Predictive Uncertainty for Sustainable Water Resources Management, edn. 313, IAHS Press, Perugia, pp. 3 - 15

Pitman AJ, 2005, 'Greenhouse effect and greenhouse gases', in In the Encyclopedia of World Climates, pp. 391 - 397, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-3266-8_89

Journal articles

De Kauwe MG; Medlyn BE; Ukkola AM; Mu M; Sabot MEB; Pitman AJ; Meir P; Cernusak LA; Rifai SW; Choat B; Tissue DT; Blackman CJ; Li X; Roderick M; Briggs PR, 2020, 'Identifying areas at risk of drought-induced tree mortality across South-Eastern Australia', Global Change Biology, vol. 26, pp. 5716 - 5733, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.15215

Holgate CM; Van Dijk AIJM; Evans JP; Pitman AJ, 2020, 'Local and Remote Drivers of Southeast Australian Drought', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020GL090238

Holgate CM; Evans JP; Dijk IJMV; Pitman J; Virgilio GDI, 2020, 'Australian Precipitation Recycling and Evaporative Source Regions', Journal of Climate, vol. 33, pp. 8721 - 8735, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0926.1

Di Luca A; Pitman AJ; de Elía R, 2020, 'Decomposing Temperature Extremes Errors in CMIP5 and CMIP6 Models', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020GL088031

Ukkola AM; De Kauwe MG; Roderick ML; Abramowitz G; Pitman AJ, 2020, 'Robust Future Changes in Meteorological Drought in CMIP6 Projections Despite Uncertainty in Precipitation', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2020GL087820

Sabot MEB; De Kauwe MG; Pitman AJ; Medlyn BE; Verhoef A; Ukkola AM; Abramowitz G, 2020, 'Plant profit maximization improves predictions of European forest responses to drought', New Phytologist, vol. 226, pp. 1638 - 1655, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.16376

King AD; Pitman AJ; Henley BJ; Ukkola AM; Brown JR, 2020, 'The role of climate variability in Australian drought', Nature Climate Change, vol. 10, pp. 177 - 179, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41558-020-0718-z

Qiu B; Ge J; Guo W; Pitman AJ; Mu M, 2020, 'Responses of Australian Dryland Vegetation to the 2019 Heat Wave at a Subdaily Scale', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 47, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2019GL086569

Ge J; Pitman AJ; Guo W; Zan B; Fu C, 2020, 'Impact of revegetation of the Loess Plateau of China on the regional growing season water balance', Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, vol. 24, pp. 515 - 533, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/hess-24-515-2020

Hirsch AL; Evans JP; Di Virgilio G; Perkins-Kirkpatrick SE; Argüeso D; Pitman AJ; Carouge CC; Kala J; Andrys J; Petrelli P; Rockel B, 2019, 'Amplification of Australian Heatwaves via Local Land-Atmosphere Coupling', Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 124, pp. 13625 - 13647, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2019JD030665

Lipson MJ; Thatcher M; Hart MA; Pitman A, 2019, 'Climate change impact on energy demand in building-urban-atmosphere simulations through the 21st century', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/ab5aa5

Loughran TF; Pitman AJ; Perkins-Kirkpatrick SE, 2019, 'The El Niño–Southern Oscillation’s effect on summer heatwave development mechanisms in Australia', Climate Dynamics, vol. 52, pp. 6279 - 6300, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4511-x

Van Der Horst SVJ; Pitman AJ; De Kauwe MG; Ukkola A; Abramowitz G; Isaac P, 2019, 'How representative are FLUXNET measurements of surface fluxes during temperature extremes?', Biogeosciences, vol. 16, pp. 1829 - 1844, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-1829-2019

Ge J; Pitman AJ; Guo W; Wang S; Fu C, 2019, 'Do Uncertainties in the Reconstruction of Land Cover Affect the Simulation of Air Temperature and Rainfall in the CORDEX Region of East Asia?', Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 124, pp. 3647 - 3670, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2018JD029945

Holgate CM; Van Dijk AIJM; Evans JP; Pitman AJ, 2019, 'The Importance of the One-Dimensional Assumption in Soil Moisture - Rainfall Depth Correlation at Varying Spatial Scales', Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, vol. 124, pp. 2964 - 2975, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2018JD029762

De Kauwe MG; Medlyn BE; Pitman AJ; Drake JE; Ukkola A; Griebel A; Pendall E; Prober S; Roderick M, 2019, 'Examining the evidence for decoupling between photosynthesis and transpiration during heat extremes', Biogeosciences, vol. 16, pp. 903 - 916, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-903-2019

Ge J; Guo W; Pitman AJ; de Kauwe MG; Chen X; Fu C, 2019, 'The nonradiative effect dominates local surface temperature change caused by afforestation in China', Journal of Climate, vol. 32, pp. 4445 - 4471, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-18-0772.1

Perkins-Kirkpatrick S; Pitman A, 2018, 'Extreme events in the context of climate change', Public Health Research and Practice, vol. 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.17061/phrp2841825

Donat MG; Pitman AJ; Angélil O, 2018, 'Understanding and Reducing Future Uncertainty in Midlatitude Daily Heat Extremes Via Land Surface Feedback Constraints', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 45, pp. 10 - 636, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2018GL079128

Ukkola AM; Pitman AJ; Donat MG; De Kauwe MG; Angélil O, 2018, 'Evaluating the Contribution of Land-Atmosphere Coupling to Heat Extremes in CMIP5 Models', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 45, pp. 9003 - 9012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2018GL079102

Haughton N; Abramowitz G; De Kauwe MG; Pitman AJ, 2018, 'Does predictability of fluxes vary between FLUXNET sites?', Biogeosciences, vol. 15, pp. 4495 - 4513, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-4495-2018

Lipson MJ; Thatcher M; Hart MA; Pitman A, 2018, 'A building energy demand and urban land surface model', Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol. 144, pp. 1572 - 1590, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/qj.3317

Zscheischler J; Westra S; van den Hurk BJJM; Seneviratne SI; Ward PJ; Pitman A; AghaKouchak A; Bresch DN; Leonard M; Wahl T; Zhang X, 2018, 'Erratum to: Future climate risk from compound events (Nature Climate Change, (2018), 8, 6, (469-477), 10.1038/s41558-018-0156-3)', Nature Climate Change, vol. 8, pp. 750, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41558-018-0220-z

Ukkola AM; Pitman AJ; De Kauwe MG; Abramowitz G; Herger N; Evans JP; Decker M, 2018, 'Evaluating CMIP5 model agreement for multiple drought metrics', Journal of Hydrometeorology, vol. 19, pp. 969 - 988, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JHM-D-17-0099.1

Zscheischler J; Westra S; Van Den Hurk BJJM; Seneviratne SI; Ward PJ; Pitman A; Aghakouchak A; Bresch DN; Leonard M; Wahl T; Zhang X, 2018, 'Future climate risk from compound events', Nature Climate Change, vol. 8, pp. 469 - 477, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41558-018-0156-3

Ma S; Pitman A; Yang J; Carouge C; Evans JP; Hart M; Green D, 2018, 'Evaluating the effectiveness of mitigation options on heat stress for Sydney, Australia', Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, vol. 57, pp. 209 - 220, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-17-0061.1

Seneviratne SI; Phipps SJ; Pitman AJ; Hirsch AL; Davin EL; Donat MG; Hirschi M; Lenton A; Wilhelm M; Kravitz B, 2018, 'Land radiative management as contributor to regional-scale climate adaptation and mitigation', Nature Geoscience, vol. 11, pp. 88 - 96, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41561-017-0057-5

Haughton N; Abramowitz G; Pitman AJ, 2018, 'On the predictability of land surface fluxes from meteorological variables', Geoscientific Model Development, vol. 11, pp. 195 - 212, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/gmd-11-195-2018

Evans JP; Kay M; Prasad A; Pitman A, 2018, 'The resilience of Australian wind energy to climate change', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aaa632

Gibson PB; Pitman AJ; Lorenz R; Perkins-Kirkpatrick SE, 2017, 'The Role of Circulation and Land Surface Conditions in Current and Future Australian Heat Waves', Journal of Climate, vol. 30, pp. 9933 - 9948, http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0265.1

Wartenburger R; Hirschi M; Donat MG; Greve P; Pitman AJ; Seneviratne SI, 2017, 'Changes in regional climate extremes as a function of global mean temperature: An interactive plotting framework', Geoscientific Model Development, vol. 10, pp. 3609 - 3634, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/gmd-10-3609-2017

Ukkola AM; Haughton N; De Kauwe MG; Abramowitz G; Pitman AJ, 2017, 'FluxnetLSM R package (v1.0): A community tool for processing FLUXNET data for use in land surface modelling', Geoscientific Model Development, vol. 10, pp. 3379 - 3390, http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/gmd-10-3379-2017

Ma S; Pitman A; Hart M; Evans JP; Haghdadi N; MacGill I, 2017, 'The impact of an urban canopy and anthropogenic heat fluxes on Sydney's climate', International Journal of Climatology, vol. 37, pp. 255 - 270, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/joc.5001

Donat MG; Pitman AJ; Seneviratne SI, 2017, 'Regional warming of hot extremes accelerated by surface energy fluxes', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 44, pp. 7011 - 7019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073733

Loughran TF; Perkins-Kirkpatrick SE; Alexander LV; Pitman AJ, 2017, 'No significant difference between Australian heat wave impacts of Modoki and eastern Pacific El Niño', Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 44, pp. 5150 - 5157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2017GL073231

Decker M; Ma S; Pitman A, 2017, 'Local land-atmosphere feedbacks limit irrigation demand', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/aa65a6

Ma S; Goldstein M; Pitman AJ; Haghdadi N; MacGill I, 2017, 'Pricing the urban cooling benefits of solar panel deployment in Sydney, Australia', Scientific Reports, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/srep43938

Decker M; Or D; Pitman A; Ukkola A, 2017, 'New turbulent resistance parameterization for soil evaporation based on a pore-scale model: Impact on surface fluxes in CABLE', Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, vol. 9, pp. 220 - 238, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016MS000832

Green D; Pitman A; Barnett A; Kaldor J; Doherty P; Stanley F, 2017, 'Advancing Australia's role in climate change and health research', Nature Climate Change, vol. 7, pp. 103 - 106, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nclimate3182

Clarke H; Pitman AJ; Kala J; Carouge C; Haverd V; Evans JP, 2016, 'An investigation of future fuel load and fire weather in Australia', Climatic Change, vol. 139, pp. 591 - 605, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10584-016-1808-9

Macadam I; Argüeso D; Evans JP; Liu DL; Pitman AJ, 2016, 'The effect of bias correction and climate model resolution on wheat simulations forced with a regional climate model ensemble', International Journal of Climatology, vol. 36, pp. 4577 - 4591, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/joc.4653

Gibson PB; Uotila P; Perkins-Kirkpatrick SE; Alexander LV; Pitman AJ, 2016, 'Evaluating synoptic systems in the CMIP5 climate models over the Australian region', Climate Dynamics, vol. 47, pp. 2235 - 2251, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00382-015-2961-y

Pitman AJ; Lorenz R, 2016, 'Scale dependence of the simulated impact of Amazonian deforestation on regional climate', Environmental Research Letters, vol. 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/11/9/094025

Berg A; Findell K; Lintner B; Giannini A; Seneviratne SI; Van Den Hurk B; Lorenz R; Pitman A; Hagemann S; Meier A; Cheruy F; Ducharne A; Malyshev S; Milly PCD, 2016, 'Land-atmosphere feedbacks amplify aridity increase over land under global warming', Nature Climate Change, vol. 6, pp. 869 - 874, http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nclimate3029


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