Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

Gilbert Compo

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  • Klotzbach PJ; Schreck CJ; Compo GP; Bowen SG; Gibney EJ; Oliver ECJ; Bell MM. (Mar 2021). The Record-Breaking 1933 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society , 102(3), E446-E463. 10.1175/BAMS-D-19-0330.1
  • Slivinski LC; Compo GP; Sardeshmukh PD; Whitaker JS; McColl C; Allan RJ; Brohan P; Yin X; Smith CA; Spencer LJ. (Feb 2021). An Evaluation of the Performance of the Twentieth Century Reanalysis Version 3. Journal of Climate , 34(4), 1417-1438. 10.1175/JCLI-D-20-0505.1
  • Gillespie IM; Haimberger L; Compo GP; Thorne PW. (Nov 2020). Assessing potential of sparse-input reanalyses for centennial-scale land surface air temperature homogenisation. International Journal of Climatology , 41, E3000-E3020. 10.1002/joc.6898
  • Robertson FR; Roberts JB; Bosilovich MG; Bentamy A; Clayson CA; Fennig K; Schroeder M; Tomita H; Compo GP; Gutenstein M. (Oct 2020). Uncertainties in Ocean Latent Heat Flux Variations over Recent Decades in Satellite-Based Estimates and Reduced Observation Reanalyses. Journal of Climate , 33(19), 8415-8437. 10.1175/JCLI-D-19-0954.1
  • Fogt RL; Belak CP; Jones JM; Slivinski LC; Compo GP. (Jul 2020). An assessment of early 20th century Antarctic pressure reconstructions using historical observations. International Journal of Climatology , 41, E672-E689. 10.1002/joc.6718
  • Wang, JWA; Sardeshmukh, PD; Compo, GP; Whitaker, JS; Slivinski, LC; McColl, CM; Pegion, PJ. (APR 2019). Sensitivities of the NCEP Global Forecast System. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW, 147(4), 1237-1256. 10.1175/MWR-D-18-0239.1
  • Slivinski, LC; Compo, GP; Whitaker, JS; Sardeshmukh, PD; Giese, BS; McColl, C; Allan, R; Yin, XG; Vose, R; Titchner, H; Kennedy, J; Spencer, LJ; Ashcroft, L; Bronnimann, S; Brunet, M; Camuffo, D; Cornes, R; Cram, TA; Crouthamel, R; Dominguez-Castro, F; Freeman, JE; Gergis, J; Hawkins, E; Jones, PD; Jourdain, S; Kaplan, A; Kubota, H; Le Blancq, F; Lee, TC; Lorrey, A; Luterbacher, J; Maugeri, M; Mock, CJ; Moore, GWK; Przybylak, R; Pudmenzky, C; Reason, C; Slonosky, VC; Smith, CA; Tinz, B; Trewin, B; Valente, MA; Wang, XL; Wilkinson, C; Wood, K; Wyszynski, P. (OCT 2019). Towards a more reliable historical reanalysis: Improvements for version 3 of the Twentieth Century Reanalysis system. QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 145(724), 2876-2908. 10.1002/qj.3598
  • Slivinski, LC; Compo, GP; Whitaker, JS; Sardeshmukh, PD; Wang, JWA; Friedman, K; McColl, C. (JUL 2019). What Is the Impact of Additional Tropical Observations on a Modern Data Assimilation System?. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW, 147(7), 2433-2449. 10.1175/MWR-D-18-0120.1
  • Bronnimann, S, Y Brugnara, RJ Allan, M Brunet, GP Compo, RI Crouthamel, PD Jones, S Jourdain, J Luterbacher, P Siegmund, MA Valenta and CW Wilkinson. (29 October 2018 2018). A roadmap to climate data rescue services. GEOSCIENCE DATA JOURNAL, 5(1), 28-39. 10.1002/gdj3.56
  • Dole, RM, JR Spackman, iman, W Otto, O Persson, XW Quan, I RangwalaM Newman, GP Compo, CA Smith, LM Hartten, JJ Barsugli, RS Webb, MP Hoerling, R Cifelli, K Wolter, CD Barnet, M Gehne, R Gelaro, GN Kiladis, S Abbott, E Akish, J Albers, JM Brown, CJ Cox, L Darby, G de Boer, B DeLuisi, J Dias, J Dunion, J Eischeid, C Fairall, A Gambacorta, BK Gorton, A Hoell, J Intrieri, D Jackson, PE Johnston, R Lataitis, KM Mahoney, K McCaffrey, HA McColl, MJ Mueller, D Murrrray, PJ Ne, AJ Ray, D Reynolds, ER Dellaripa, K Rosenlof, N Sakaeda, PD Sardeshmukh, LC Slivinski, L Smith, A Solomon, D Swales, S Tulich, A White, G Wick, MG Winterkorn, DE Wolfe and R Zamora. (MAY 2018). ADVANCING SCIENCE AND SERVICES DURING THE 2015/16 EL NINO The NOAA El Nino Rapid Response Field Campaign. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 99(5), 975-1002. 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0219.1
  • Newman, M, AT Wittenberg, LY Cheng, GP Compo and CA Smith. (JAN 2018). THE EXTREME 2015/16 EL NINO, IN THE CONTEXT OF HISTORICAL CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 99(1), S16-S20. 10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0116.1
  • Rohrer, M, S Bronnimann, O Martius, CC Raible, M Wild and GP Compo. (APR 2018). Representation of Extratropical Cyclones, Blocking Anticyclones, and Alpine Circulation Types in Multiple Reanalyses and Model Simulations. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 31(8), 3009-3031. 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0350.1
  • Fujiwara, M, JS Wright, GL Manney, LJ Gray, J Anstey, T Birner, S Davis, EP Gerber, VL Harvey, MI Hegglin, CR Homeyer, JA Knox, K Kruger, A Lambert, CS Long, P Martineau, A Molod, BM Monge-Sanz, ML Santee, S Tegtmeier, S Chabrillat, DGH Tan, DR Jackson, S Polavarapu, GP Compo, R Dragani, W Ebisuzaki, Y Harada, C Kobayashi, W McCarty, K Onogi, S Pawson, A Simmons, K Wargan, JS Whitaker and CZ Zou. (31-Jan 2017). Introduction to the SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project (S-RIP) and overview of the reanalysis systems. ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, 17(2), 1417-1452. 10.5194/acp-17-1417-2017
  • Wegmann, M, S Bronnimann and GP Compo. (APR 2017). Tropospheric circulation during the early twentieth century Arctic warming. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 48(8-Jul), 2405-2418. 10.1007/s00382-016-3212-6
  • Thorne, PW, RJ Allan, L Ashcroft, P Brohan, RJH Dunn, MJ Menne, PR Pearce, J Picas, KM Willett, M Benoy, S Bronnimann, PO Canziani, J Coll, R Crouthamel, GP Compo, D Cuppett, M Curley, C Duffy, I Gillespie, J Guijarro, S Jourdain, EC Kent, H Kubota, TP Legg, Q Li, J Matsumoto, C Murphy, NA Rayner, JJ Rennie, E Rustemeier, LC Slivinski, V Slonosky, A Squintu, B Tinz, MA Valente, S Walsh, XL Wang, N Westcott, K Wood, SD Woodruff and SJ Worley. (DEC 2017). TOWARD AN INTEGRATED SET OF SURFACE METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS FOR CLIMATE SCIENCE AND APPLICATIONS. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 98(12), 2689-2702. 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0165.1
  • Giese, BS, HF Seidel, GP Compo and PD Sardeshmukh. (SEP 2016). An ensemble of ocean reanalyses for 1815-2013 with sparse observational input. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-OCEANS, 121(9), 6891-6910. 10.1002/2016JC012079
  • Turney, CSM, RT Jones, D Lister, P Jones, AN Williams, A Hogg, ZA Thomas, GP Compo, XG Yin, CJ Fogwill, J Palmer, S Colwell, R Allan and M Visbeck. (JUN 2016). Anomalous mid-twentieth century atmospheric circulation change over the South Atlantic compared to the last 6000 years. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 11(6). 10.1088/1748-9326/11/6/064009
  • Bronnimann, S, AM Fischer, E Rozanov, P Poli, GP Compo and PD Sardeshmukh. (DEC 2015). Southward shift of the northern tropical belt from 1945 to 1980. NATURE GEOSCIENCE, 8(12), 969-U110. 10.1038/NGEO2568
  • Stickler, A, S Storz, R Wartenburger, H Hersbach, GP Compo, P Poli, D Dee and S Bronnimann. (2015). Upper-air observations from the German Atlantic Expedition (1925-27) and comparison with the Twentieth Century and ERA-20C reanalyses. METEOROLOGISCHE ZEITSCHRIFT, 24(5), 525-544. 10.1127/metz/2015/0683
  • Brugnara, Y, R Auchmann, S Bronnimann, RJ Allan, I Auer, M Barriendos, H Bergstrom, J Bhend, R Brazdil, GP Compo, RC Cornes, F Dominguez-Castro, AFV van Engelen, J Filipiak, J Holopainen, S Jourdain, M Kunz, J Luterbacher, M Maugeri, L Mercalli, A Moberg, CJ Mock, G Pichard, L Reznickova, G van der Schrier, V Slonosky, Z Ustrnul, MA Valente, A Wypych and X Yin. (2015). A collection of sub-daily pressure and temperature observations for the early instrumental period with a focus on the "year without a summer" 1816. CLIMATE OF THE PAST, 11(8), 1027-1047. 10.5194/cp-11-1027-2015
  • Muller, WA, D Matei, M Bersch, JH Jungclaus, H Haak, K Lohmann, GP Compo, PD Sardeshmukh and J Marotzke. (APR 2015). A twentieth-century reanalysis forced ocean model to reconstruct the North Atlantic climate variation during the 1920s. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 44(8-Jul), 1935-1955. 10.1007/s00382-014-2267-5
  • Sardeshmukh, PD, GP Compo and C Penland. (DEC 2015). Need for Caution in Interpreting Extreme Weather Statistics. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 28(23), 9166-9187. 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0020.1
  • Cram, TA, GP Compo, XG Yin, RJ Allan, C McColl, RS Vose, JS Whitaker, N Matsui, L Ashcroft, R Auchmann, P Bessemoulin, T Brandsma, P Brohan, M Brunet, J Comeaux, R Crouthamel, BE Gleason, PY Groisman, H Hersbach, PD Jones, T Jonsson, S Jourdain, G Kelly, KR Knapp, A Kruger, H Kubota, G Lentini, A Lorrey, N Lott, SJ Lubker, J Luterbacher, GJ Marshall, M Maugeri, CJ Mock, HY Mok, O Nordli, MJ Rodwell, TF Ross, D Schuster, L Srnec, MA Valente, Z Vizi, XL Wang, N Westcott, JS Woollen and SJ Worley. (JUL 2015). The International Surface Pressure Databank version 2. GEOSCIENCE DATA JOURNAL, 2(1), 31-46. 10.1002/gdj3.25
  • Stucki, P, S Bronnimann, O Martius, C Welker, R Rickli, S Dierer, DN Bresch, GP Compo and PD Sardeshmukh. (AUG 2015). Dynamical Downscaling and Loss Modeling for the Reconstruction of Historical Weather Extremes and Their Impacts: A Severe Foehn Storm in 1925. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 96(8). 10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00041.1
  • Purevjav, G, RC Balling, RS Cerveny, R Allan, GP Compo, P Jones, TC Peterson, M Brunet, F Driouech, JL Stella, BM Svoma, D Krahenbuhl, RS Vose and XG Yin. (AUG 2015). The Tosontsengel Mongolia world record sea-level pressure extreme: spatial analysis of elevation bias in adjustment-to-sea-level pressures. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLIMATOLOGY, 35(10), 2968-2977. 10.1002/joc.4186
  • Smith, CA, GP Compo and DK Hooper. (NOV 2014). Web-Based Reanalysis Intercomparison Tools (WRIT) for Analysis and Comparison of Reanalyses and Other Datasets. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 95(11), 1671-1678. 10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00192.1
  • Cox, CJ, VP Walden, GP Compo, PM Rowe, MD Shupe and K Steffen. (16-Nov 2014). Downwelling longwave flux over Summit, Greenland, 2010-2012: Analysis of surface-based observations and evaluation of ERA-Interim using wavelets. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 119(21), 12317-12337. 10.1002/2014JD021975
  • Sandeep, S, F Stordal, PD Sardeshmukh and GP Compo. (JUL 2014). Pacific Walker Circulation variability in coupled and uncoupled climate models. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 43(2-Jan), 103-117. 10.1007/s00382-014-2135-3
  • Neff, W, GP Compo, FM Ralph and MD Shupe. (16-Jun 2014). Continental heat anomalies and the extreme melting of the Greenland ice surface in 2012 and 1889. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, 119(11), 6520-6536. 10.1002/2014JD021470
  • Compo, GP, PD Sardeshmukh, JS Whitaker, P Brohan, PD Jones and C McColl. (28-Jun 2013). Independent confirmation of global land warming without the use of station temperatures. GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 40(12), 3170-3174. 10.1002/grl.50425
  • Wang, XLL, Y Feng, GP Compo, VR Swail, FW Zwiers, RJ Allan and PD Sardeshmukh. (JUN 2013). Trends and low frequency variability of extra-tropical cyclone activity in the ensemble of twentieth century reanalysis. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 40(12-Nov), 2775-2800. 10.1007/s00382-012-1450-9
  • Bronnimann, S, AN Grant, GP Compo, T Ewen, T Griesser, AM Fischer, M Schraner and A Stickler. (OCT 2012). A multi-data set comparison of the vertical structure of temperature variability and change over the Arctic during the past 100 years. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 39(8-Jul), 1577-1598. 10.1007/s00382-012-1291-6
  • Bronnimann, S and GP Compo. (FEB 2012). Ozone highs and associated flow features in the first half of the twentieth century in different data sets. METEOROLOGISCHE ZEITSCHRIFT, 21(1), 49-59. 10.1127/0941-2948/2012/0284
  • Bronnimann, S, O Martius, H von Waldow, C Welker, J Luterbacher, GP Compo, PD Sardeshmukh and T Usbeck. (FEB 2012). Extreme winds at northern mid-latitudes since 1871. METEOROLOGISCHE ZEITSCHRIFT, 21(1), 13-27. 10.1127/0941-2948/2012/0337
  • Wang, XLL, H Wan, FW Zwiers, VR Swail, GP Compo, RJ Allan, RS Vose, S Jourdain and XG Yin. (DEC 2011). Trends and low-frequency variability of storminess over western Europe, 1878-2007. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 37(12-Nov), 2355-2371. 10.1007/s00382-011-1107-0
  • Bronnimann, S, GP Compo, R Spadin, R Allan and W Adam. (2011). Early ship-based upper-air data and comparison with the Twentieth Century Reanalysis. CLIMATE OF THE PAST, 7(1), 265-276. 10.5194/cp-7-265-2011
  • Compo, GP, JS Whitaker, PD Sardeshmukh, N Matsui, RJ Allan, X Yin, BE Gleason, RS Vose, G Rutledge, P Bessemoulin, S Bronnimann, M Brunet, RI Crouthamel, AN Grant, PY Groisman, PD Jones, MC Kruk, AC Kruger, GJ Marshall, M Maugeri, HY Mok, O Nordli, TF Ross, RM Trigo, XL Wang, SD Woodruff and SJ Worley. (JAN 2011). The Twentieth Century Reanalysis Project. QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 137(654), 1-28. 10.1002/qj.776
  • Stickler, A, AN Grant, T Ewen, TF Ross, RS Vose, J Comeaux, P Bessemoulin, K Jylha, WK Adam, P Jeannet, A Nagumy, AM Sterin, R Allan, GP Compo, T Griesser and S Bronnimann. (JUN 2010). THE COMPREHENSIVE HISTORICAL UPPER-AIR NETWORK. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 91(6), 741-751. 10.1175/2009BAMS2852.1
  • Compo, GP and PD Sardeshmukh. (15-Apr 2010). Removing ENSO-Related Variations from the Climate Record. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 23(8), 1957-1978. 10.1175/2009JCLI2735.1
  • Giese, BS, GP Compo, NC Slowey, PD Sardeshmukh, JA Carton, S Ray and JS Whitaker. (FEB 2010). THE 1918/19 EL NINO. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 91(2), 177-183. 10.1175/2009BAMS2903.1
  • Watkins, L, RM Neupauer and GP Compo. (AUG 2009). Wavelet Analysis and Filtering to Identify Dominant Orientations of Permeability Anisotropy. MATHEMATICAL GEOSCIENCES, 41(6), 643-659. 10.1007/s11004-009-9231-7
  • Whitaker, JS, GP Compo and JN Thepaut. (JUN 2009). A Comparison of Variational and Ensemble-Based Data Assimilation Systems for Reanalysis of Sparse Observations. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW, 137(6), 1991-1999. 10.1175/2008MWR2781.1
  • Compo, GP and PD Sardeshmukh. (FEB 2009). Oceanic influences on recent continental warming. CLIMATE DYNAMICS, 32(3-Feb), 333-342. 10.1007/s00382-008-0448-9
  • Compo, GP, JS Whitaker and PD Sardeshmukh. (FEB 2006). Feasibility of a 100-year reanalysis using only surface pressure data. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 87(2), 175-+. 10.1175/BAMS-87-2-175
  • Whitaker, JS, GP Compo, X Wei and TM Hamill. (MAY 2004). Reanalysis without radiosondes using ensemble data assimilation. MONTHLY WEATHER REVIEW, 132(5), 1190-1200. 10.1175/1520-0493(2004)132<1190:RWRUED>2.0.CO;2
  • Compo, GP and PD Sardeshmukh. (OCT 2004). Storm track predictability on seasonal and decadal scales. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 17(19), 3701-3720. 10.1175/1520-0442(2004)017<3701:STPOSA>2.0.CO;2
  • Loschnigg, J, GA Meehl, PJ Webster, JM Arblaster and GP Compo. (JUN 2003). The Asian monsoon, the tropospheric biennial oscillation, and the Indian Ocean zonal mode in the NCAR CSM. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 16(11), 1617-1642. 10.1175/1520-0442(2003)016<1617:TAMTTB>2.0.CO;2
  • Newman, M, GP Compo and MA Alexander. (DEC 2003). ENSO-forced variability of the Pacific decadal oscillation. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 16(23), 3853-3857. 10.1175/1520-0442(2003)016<3853:EVOTPD>2.0.CO;2
  • Compo, GP, PD Sardeshmukh and C Penland. (2001). Changes of subseasonal variability associated with El Nino. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 14(16), 3356-3374. 10.1175/1520-0442(2001)014<3356:COSVAW>2.0.CO;2
  • Sardeshmukh, PD, GP Compo and C Penland. (2000). Changes of probability associated with El Nino. JOURNAL OF CLIMATE, 13(24), 4268-4286. 10.1175/1520-0442(2000)013<4268:COPAWE>2.0.CO;2
  • Compo, GP, GN Kiladis and PJ Webster. (JAN 1999). The horizontal and vertical structure of east Asian winter monsoon pressure surges. QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 125(553), 29-54. 10.1256/smsqj.55302
  • Torrence, C and GP Compo. (JAN 1998). A practical guide to wavelet analysis. BULLETIN OF THE AMERICAN METEOROLOGICAL SOCIETY, 79(1), 61-78.
  • Meehl, GA, GN Kiladis, KM Weickmann, M Wheeler, DS Gutzler and GP Compo. (27-Jun 1996). Modulation of equatorial subseasonal convective episodes by tropical-extratropical interaction in the Indian and Pacific Ocean regions. J. Geophys. Res.-Atmos., 101(D10), 15033-15049.