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Abiodun, B.J., J.S. Pal, E. A. Afiesimama, W. J. Gutowski and A. Adedoyin, 2008: Simulation of West African monsoon using the Regcm3 Part II: Impact of Deforestation and Desertification. Theor. Appl. Climolotol. 93, 245-261.

Afiesimama, E.A., J.S. Pal, B,J, Abiodun, W.J. Gutowski Jr, and A. Adedoyin, 2006: Simulation of West African monsoon using the RegCM3. Part I: Model validation and interannual variability. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 23-37, doi:10.1007/s00704-005-0202-8.

Almazroui, M., 2011: Sensitivity of a regional climate model on the simulation of high intensity rainfall events over the Arabian Peninsula and around Jeddah (Saudi Arabia). Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 104, 261-276, doi:10.1007/s00704-010-0387-3.

Afiesimama, E.A., J.S. Pal, B,J, Abiodun, W.J. Gutowski Jr, and A. Adedoyin, 2006: Simulation of West African monsoon using the RegCM3. Part I: Model validation and interannual variability. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 23-37, doi:10.1007/s00704-005-0202-8.

Alo, C. A., and G. Wang, 2010: Role of dynamic vegetation in regional climate predictions over western Africa, Climate Dynamics, doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0744-z.

Alpert, P., Krichak SO, Shafir H, Haim D, Osetinsky I, 2008: Climatic trends to extremes employing regional modeling and statistical interpretation over the E. Mediterranean, Global and Planetary Change 63, 163-170.

Anderson, C.J., R.W. Arritt, E.S. Takle, Z. Pan, W.J. Gutowski, Jr. , R. Silva, D. Caya, S.-C. Chen, J.H. Christensen, D. Luthi, M.A. Gaertner, F. Giorgi, G. Grell, S.-Y. Hong, C. Jones, H.-M. H. Juang, J.J. Katzfey, W. M. La Penta, R. Laprise, G. Liston, J.L. McGregor, R.A. Pielke, Sr., J.A. Prego, J.O. Roads, J. Taylor, 2003: Hydrologic processes in regional climate model simulations of the Central United States flood of June-July 1993. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 4, 584-598.

Anyah, R. O. and F. H. M. Semazzi, 2004: Simulation of the sensitivity of Lake Victoria basin climate to lake surface temperatures, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 79, 55-69.

Anyah, R. O., F. H. M. Semazzi and Lian Xie, 2006: Simulated physical mechanisms associated with multi-scale climate variability over Lake Victoria Basin in East Africa, Monthly Weather Review, 134, 3588-3609.

Anyah, R. O., and F. H. M. Semazzi, 2007: Variability of East African rainfall based on multi-year RegCM3 model simulations. International Journal of Climatology: 27, 357-371.

Anyah, R. O., F. H. M. Semazzi and Lian Xie, 2009: Hydrodynamic characteristics of Lake Victoria based on idealized 3D Lake Model Simulations. International Journal of Climatology. Vol. 29, No. 7, 971-981.

Ashfaq, M., Y. Shi, W.W. Tung, R.J. Trapp, X.J. Gao, J.S. Pal, and N.S. Diffenbaugh, 2009: Suppression of south Asian summer monsoon precipitation in the 21st century. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L01704. doi: 10.1029/2008GL036500.

Artale, V., S. Calmanti, A. Carillo, A. Dell'Aquila, M. Hermann, G. Pisacane, P.M. Ruti, G. Sannino, M.V. Struglia, F. Giorgi, X. Bi, J.S. Pal and S. Rauscher, 2010: An Atmosphere-Ocean Regional Climate Model for the Mediterranean area: Assessment of a present climate simulation. Climate Dynamics, in press.


Ballester, J., F. Giorgi and X. Rodo, 2010: Changes in European temperature extremes can be predicted from changes in PDF central statistics. Climatic Change - Letters, 98, 277-284.

Ballester, J., X. Rodo and F. Giorgi, 2010: Future changes in Central Europe heat waves to mostly follow summer mean warming. Climate Dynamics, in press.

Bates, G.T., F. Giorgi and S.W. Hostetler, 1993: Towards the simulation of the effects of the Great Lakes on regional climate. Monthly Weather Review, 121, 1373-1387.

Bates, G.T., S.W. Hostetler, and F. Giorgi, 1995: Two-year simulation of the great lakes region with a coupled modeling system. Monthly Weather Review, 121, 1373-1387.

Bergant K., M. Belda, and T. Halenka, 2007: Systematic errors in the simulation of european climate (1961-2000) with RegCM3 driven by NCEP/NCAR reanalysis. International Journal of Climatology, 27, 455-472.

Bojariu, R., and F. Giorgi, 2005: The North Atlantic Oscillation signal in a regional climate simulation for the European region. Tellus A, 57A, 641-653.

Boroneant, C., G. Plaut, F. Giorgi and X. Bi, 2006: Extreme precipitation over the Maritime Alps and associated weather regimes simulated by a regional climate model: Present day and future climate scenarios. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 81-99.

Brankovic, C., M. Patarcic, and L. Srnec, 2004: Seasonal dynamical downscaling with ERA-40 data: a sensitivity study. Croatian Meteorological Journal, 39, 15-39.

Brown, R.A., N.J. Rosenberg, C.J. Hays, W.E. Easterling, and L.O. Mearns, 2000: Potential production and environmental effects of switchgrass and traditional crops under current and greenhouse-altered climate in the central United States: a simulation study. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 78(1), 31-47.

Bozkurt, D. and O.L. Sen, 2009: Precipitation in the Anatolian Peninsula: Sensitivity to increased SSTs in the surrounding seas, Climate Dynamics, DOI : 10.1007/s00382-009-0651-3.

Busuioc, A., M. Ionita, F. Giorgi and X. Bi, 2004: Analysis of dynamical and statistical downscaling approaches for generating winter precipitation change scenarios over Romania. Romanian Journal of Meteorology, 6, 1-17.

Busuioc, A., F. Giorgi, X. Bi and M. Ionita, 2006: Comparison of regional climate model and statistical downscaling simulations of different winter precipitation change scenarios over Romania. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 101-123.


Cao, J., X.N. Zhang, Y.L. You, and R.W. Yang, 2007: Applicability of cumulus convective parameter schemes in RegCM3 to the rainfall over the Longitudinal Range-Gorge Region. Chinese Science Bulletin, 52, 115-121.

Cao, L.J., D.F. Zhang, Y. Zhang, X.J. Gao and W.J. Dong, 2008: The effects of current landuse in China on streamflow in the Yellow River basin. Chinese Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 32(2), 300-308. (in Chinese)

Cavazos, C., M.C. Todd, and K. Schepanski, 2009: Numerical model simulation of the Saharan dust event of 6-11 March 2006 using the Regional Climate Model version 3 (RegCM3). Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 114, D12109.

Chameides, W.C., L. Xingsheng, T. Xiaoyan, Z. Xiuji, L. Chao, C.S. Kiang, J.St. John, R. Saylor, S.C. Liu, K.S. Lam, T. Wang, F. Giorgi, 1999: Is Ozone Pollution Affecting Crop Yields in China? Geophysical Research Letters, 26, 867-870.

Chameides, W.L., S.C. Liu, Yu Hongbin, M. Bergin, Zhou Xiuji, L.O. Mearns, Wei Gao, C.S. Kiang, R.D. Saylor, Luo Chao, Yan Huang, A. Steiner, F. Giorgi, 1999: A case study of the effects of atmospheric aerosols and regional haze on agriculture: An opportunity to enhance crop yelds in China through emission controls? Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 96, 13,626-13,633.

Chameides, W.L., C. Luo, R. Saylor, D. Streets, Y. Huang, M. Bergin and F. Giorgi, 2002: Correlation between model-calculated anthropogenic aerosols and satellite-derived cloud optical depths: Indication of indirect effects? Journal of Geophysical Research, 107, 4085, doi:10.1029/2000JD000208.

Chan, J.C.L., Y.M. Liu, K.C. Chow, Y.H. Ding, W.K.M. Lau, and K.L. Chan, 2004: Design of a regional climate model for the simulation of south China summer monsoon rainfall. Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan, 82(6), 1645-1665.

Chavas, D.R., R.C. Izaurralde, A.M. Thomson, and X.J. Gao, 2009: Long-term climate change impacts on agricultural productivity in eastern China. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 149(6-7), 1118–1128.

Chen, B., W.C. Chao, and X. Liu, 2003: Enhanced climatic warming in the Tibetan Plateau due to doubling CO2: a model study. Climate Dynamics, 20(4), 401-413.

Chen, M., D. Pollard, and E.J. Barron, 2003: Comparison of future climate change over North America simulated by two regional models. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 108(D12), 4348.

Chen, F. and Z.-H. Xie, 2010: Effects of interbasin water transfer on regional climate: A case study of the Middle Route of the South-to-North Water Transfer Project in China, J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029 /2009JD012611, in press.

Chow, K.C., J.C.L. Chan, J.S. Pal and F. Giorgi, 2006: Convection suppression criteria applied to the MIT cumulus parameterization scheme for simulating the Asian summer monsoon. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L24709, doi:10.1029/2006GL028026.

Chow, K.C., Y. Liu, J.C.L. Chan and Y. Ding, 2006: Effect of surface heating over Indochina on the summer monsoon over south China. International Journal of Climatology, 26, 1339-1359.

Chow, K.C., H.W. Tong, and J.C.L. Chan, 2008: Water vapor sources associated with the early summer precipitation over China. Climate Dynamics, 30, 497-517.

Chow, K.C., J.C.L. Chan, X. Shi, Y. Liu, and Y. Ding, 2008: Time-lagged effects of spring Tibetan Plateau soil moisture on the monsoon over China in early summer. International Journal of Climatology. 28, 55-67.

Chow, K.C. and J.C.L. Chan, 2009: Diurnal variations of circulation and precipitation in the vicinity of the Tibetan Plateau in early summer. Climate Dynamics, 32, 55-73.

Chow, K.C. and J.C.L. Chan, 2010: A dual-scheme approach of cumulus parameterization for simulating the Asian summer monsoon. Meteorological Applications. In press.

Christensen, J.H., T.R. Carter and F. Giorgi, 2002: PRUDENCE employs new methods to assess European climate change. EOS, 83, 147.

Christensen, J.H., T.R. Carter, M. Rummukainen, and G. Amanatidis, 2007: Evaluating the performance and utility of regional climate models: the PRUDENCE project. Climatic Change, 81(Suppl.), 1-6.

Christensen, J.H., and O.B. Christensen, 2007: A summary of the PRUDENCE model projections of changes in European climate by the end of this century. Climatic Change, 81(Suppl.), 7-30.

Christensen, J.H., F. Boberg, O.B. Christensen, P. Lucas-Picher, 2008: On the need for bias correction of regional climate change projections of temperature and precipitation. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L20709, doi:10.1029/2008GL035694.

Coppola, E. and F. Giorgi, 2010: An assessment of temperature and precipitation change projections over Italy from recent global and regional climate model simulations. International Journal of Climatology, 30, 11-32.

Cossarini, G., S. Salon, S. Libralato, X.J. Gao, F. Giorgi and C. Solidoro, 2008: A downscaling experiment for the lagoon of Venice. Part II: Testing potential impacts of changes in precipitation patterns on biogeochemical properties. Climate Research, 38, 43-59, doi: 10.3354/cr00758.

Cuadra, S.V. and R.P. da Rocha, 2006: Simulao Numica do Clima de Ver Sobre o Sudeste do Brasil e sua Variabilidade (Numerical simulations of Summer climate over southeast Brazil and its variability). Revista Brasileira de Meteorologia, 21, 271-282, 2006. (In Portuguese)

Cuadra, S.V. and R.P. da Rocha, 2007: Sensitivity of Regional Climatic Simulation over Southeastern South America to SST specification during Austral Summer. International Journal of Climatology, 27, 793-804.


Dai, A., F. Giorgi and K. Trenberth, 1999: Observed and model simulated diurnal cycles of precipitation over the contiguous United States. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104, 6377-6402.

da Rocha, R. P., C. A. Morales, S. V. Cuadra and T. Ambrizzi, 2009: Precipitation diurnal cycle and summer climatology assessment over South America: An evaluation of Regional Climate Model version 3 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 114, 1-19, D10108.

Davis, N., J. Bowden, F. Semazzi, L. Xie, and B. Onol, 2009: Customization of RegCM3 Regional Climate Model for Eastern Africa and a Tropical Indian Ocean Domain. Journal of Climate, 22, 3595-3616.

De Souza, E.B., E.J.P. Rocha, and J.R.A. Sousa, 2007: Rede Estadual de Previs Clim�ica e Hidrometeorol�ica do Par - RPCH. Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Meteorologia, 31, 6-13. (in Portuguese).

De Souza, E.B., M.N.G. Lopes, and E.J.P. Rocha, 2009: Seasonal precipitation in eastern Amazon during rainy season: regional observations and RegCM3 simulations. Brazilian Journal of Meteorology, 24(2), 111-124.

Deque, M., R.G. Jones, M. Wild, F. Giorgi, J.H. Christensen, D.C. Hassell, P.L. Vidale, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellstrom, M. de Castro, F. Kucharski and B. van den Hurk, 2005: Global high resolution versus limited area model climate change scenarios over Europe: quantifying confidence level from PRUDENCE results. Climate Dynamics, 25, 653-670.

Deque, M., D.P. Rowell, D. Luthi, F. Giorgi, J.H. Christensen, B. Rockel, D. Jacob, E. Kjellstrom, M. de Castro and B. van den Hurk, 2007: An intercomparison of regional climate simulations for Europe: Assessing uncertainties in model projections. Climatic Change, 81, 53-70.

Dash, S. K., M. S. Shekhar and G. P. Singh, 2006: Simulation of Indian summer monsoon circulation and rainfall using RegCM3, Theor. Appl. Climatol. Vol. 86, No. 1-4, 161-172.

Dewan Abdul Quadir, Madan L. shrestha, Tariq Masood ali Khan, Nazlee Ferdousi, Mizanur Rahman, Abdul Mannan, 2004: Variation of Surface Air Temperature over the Land Areas in and around the Bay of Bengal, Natural Hazards, 31: 561-584.

Dickinson, R.E., R.M. Errico, F. Giorgi , and G.T. Bates, 1989: A regional climate model for the western United States. Climatic Change, 15, 383-422.

Diffenbaugh, N.S. and L.C. Sloan, 2004: Mid-Holocene Orbital Forcing of Regional-Scale Climate: A Case Study of Western North America Using a High-Resolution RCM. Journal of Climate: 17: 2927-2937.

Diffenbaugh, N.S., J.S. Pal, R.J. Trapp and F. Giorgi, 2005: Fine-scale processes regulate the response of extreme events to global climate change. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 102, 15774-15778.

Diffenbaugh, N.S., J.S. Pal, F. Giorgi and X.J. Gao, 2007: Heat stress intensification in the Mediterranean climate change hotspot. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L11706, doi:10.1029/2007GL030000.

Diffenbaugh, N.S., F. Giorgi and J.S. Pal, 2008: Climate change hotspots in the United States. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L16709, doi:10.1029/2008GL035075.

Diffenbaugh, N.S., C.H. Krupke, M.A. White, and C.E. Alexander, 2008: Global warming presents new challenges for maize pest management. Environmental Research Letters, 3(4), 044004.

Dimri, A.P., and A. Ganju, 2007: Wintertime seasonal scale simulation over western himalaya using RegCM3. Pure and Applied Geophysics, 164, 1733-1746.

Dimri, A.P., 2009: Impact of subgrid scale scheme on topography and landuse for better regional scale simulation of meteorological variables over the western Himalayas. Climate Dynamics, 32(4), 565-574.

Ding, Y.H., Y.M. Liu, X.L. Shi, Q.Q. Li, Q.P. Li, and Y. Liu, 2006: Multi-year simulations and experimental seasonal predictions for rainy seasons in China by using a nested regional climate model (RegCM_NCC) part II: The experimental seasonal prediction. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 23(4), 487-503.

Dong, J. and Y.J. Hu, 2008: Regional climate modeling on the multi-timescale oscillation of precipitation over China in the summer of 1998. 13(3), 318-326. (in Chinese)


Ehlers, T.A. and C.J., Poulsen, 2009: Influence of Andean uplift on climate and paleoaltimetry estimates, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 281, 238-248, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.02.026.

Elguindi, N., and F. Giorgi, 2006: Simulating multi-decadal variability of Caspian Sea level changes using regional climate model outputs. Climate Dynamics, 26, 167-181.

Elguindi, N., and F. Giorgi, 2007: Simulating future Caspian Sea level changes using regional climate model outputs. Climate Dynamics, 28, 365-379.


Famiglietti, J.S., B.H. Braswell and F. Giorgi, 1995: Process controls and similarity in the U.S. continental-scale hydrological cycle from EOF analysis of regional climate model simulations. Hydrological Processes, 9, 437-444.

Feng, J.M., and C.B. Fu, 2006: Inter-comparison of 10-year precipitation simulated by several RCMs for Asia. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 23(4), 531-542.

Fernandez, J.P.R., S.H. Franchito and V.B. Rao, 2006: Simulation of the summer circulation over South America by two regional climate models. Part I: Mean climatology. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 247-260.

Fernandez, J.P.R., S.H. Franchito and V.B. Rao, 2006: Simulation of the summer circulation over South America by two regional climate models. Part II: A comparison between 1997/1998 El Nino and 1998/1999 La Nina events. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 261-270.

Francisco, R.V., J. Argete, F. Giorgi, J.S. Pal, X. Bi and W. J. Gutowski, 2006: Regional model simulation of summer rainfall over the Philippines. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 215-227.

Frei, C., R. Scholl, S. Fukutome, J. Schmidli, and P.L. Vidale, 2006: Future change of precipitation extremes in Europe: Intercomparison of scenarios from regional climate models. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 111(D6), D06105.

Fu, C.B., S.Y. Wang, Z. Xiong, W.J. Gutowski, D.K. Lee, J.L. McGregor, Y. Sato, H. Kato, J.W. Kim, and M.S. Suh, 2005: Regional climate model intercomparison project for Asia. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 86(2), 257-+.


Gao, X.J., Z. Zhao, Y. Ding, R. Huang and F. Giorgi, 2001: Climate change due to greenhouse effects in China as simulated by a regional climate model. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 18(6), 1224-1230.

Gao, X.J,, Z. Zhao, and F. Giorgi, 2002: Changes of extreme events in regional climate simulations over East Asia. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 19(5), 927-942.

Gao, X.J., Y. Luo, W. Lin, Z. Zhao, and F. Giorgi, 2003: Simulation of effects of landuse change on climate in China by a regional climate model. Advances in Atmospheric Sciences, 20(4), 583-592.

Gao, X.J., Z. Zhao, Y. Ding, R. Huang and F. Giorgi, 2003: Climate change due to greenhouse effects in China as simulated by a regional climate model. Part I: Evaluation of the model simulations. ACTA Meteorologica Sinica, 17(4), 406-416.

Gao, X.J., Z. Zhao, Y. Ding, R. Huang and F. Giorgi, 2003: Climate change due to greenhouse effects in China as simulated by a regional climate model. Part II: Climate Change. ACTA Meteorologica Sinica, 17, 417-428.

Gao, X.J., Z.C. Zhao, and Y.H. Ding, 2003: Climate Change Due to Greenhouse Effects in Northwest China as Simulated by a Regional Climate Model. Journal of Glaciology and Geocrylogy, 25(2), 165-169. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., Y.H. Lin, Z.C., and Zhao, 2003: Impacts of Greenhouse Effects on Typhoon over China. Journal of Tropical Oceanography, 22(4), 77-83. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., D.L. Li, Z.C. Zhao, and F. Giorgi, 2003: Climate change due to greenhouse effects in Qinghai-Xizang Plateau and along the Qianghai-Tibet Railway. Plateau Meteorology, 22(5), 458-463. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., Z.C. Zhao, Y.H. Ding, R.H. Huang, and F. Giorgi, 2003: Climate change due to greenhouse effects in China as simulated by a regional climate model. Part II: Climate change. ACTA Meteorologica Sinica, 17(4), 417-428.

Gao, X.J., Y.H. Lin, Z.C. Zhao, 2003: Modelling the Effects of Anthropogenic Sulfate in Climate Change by Using a Regional Climate Model. Journal of Tropical Meteorology, 9(2), 173-180.

Gao, X.J., X.B. You, Z.C. Zhao, and F. Giorgi, 2003: Climate Change Due to Greenhouse Effects in the Yelllow River Catches. Advances in Water Sciences, 14(S), 21-25. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., Y.H. Lin, Z.C. Zhao, and F. Giorgi, 2004: Influence of greenhouse effect on climate in middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River:numerical simulation. Journal of Natural Disasters, 13(1), 38-43. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., J.S. Pal and F. Giorgi, 2006: Projected changes in mean and extreme precipitation over the Mediterranean region from high resolution double nested RCM simulations. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, L03706, doi:10.1029/2005GL024954.

Gao, X.J., Y. Xu, Z.-C. Zhao, J.S. Pal and F. Giorgi, 2006: On the role of resolution and topography in the simulation of East Asia precipitation. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 86, 173-185, doi:10.1007/s00704-005-0214-4.

Gao, X.J., Y. Xu, Z.C. Zhao, J.S. Pal, and F. Giorgi, 2006: Impacts of Horizontal Resolution and Topography on the Numerical Simulation of East Asia Precipitation. Chinese Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 30(2), 185-192. (in Chinese)

Gao, X.J., D.F. Zhang, Z.X. Chen, J.S. Pal and F. Giorgi, 2007: Simulation of land use effects on climate in China by RegCM3. Science in China, Series D - Earth Sciences, 50, 620-628.

Gao, X.J., and F. Giorgi, 2008: Increased aridity in the Mediterranean region under greenhouse gas forcing estimated from high resolution regional climate projections. Global and Planetary Change, 62, 195-209, doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2008.02.002.

Gao, X.J, Y. Shi, R. Song, F. Giorgi, Y. Wang, and D.F. Zhang, 2008: Reduction of future monsoon precipitation over China: Comparison between a high resolution RCM simulation and the driving GCM. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 100, 73-86, doi:10.1007/s00703-008-0296-5.

Gao, X.J., Y. Shi and F. Giorgi, 2010: A high resolution simulation of climate change over China. Science in China, Series D - Earth Sciences, in press.

Giannini, A., A.W. Robertson, and J.-H. Qian, 2007: A role for tropical tropospheric temperature adjustment to El Nino - Southern Oscillation in the seasonality of monsoonal Indonesia precipitation predictability. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D16110.

Giorgi, F., and G.T. Bates, 1989: The climatological skill of a regional model over complex terrain. Monthly Weather Review, 117, 2325-2347.

Giorgi, F., 1990: Sensitivity of wintertime precipitation and soil hydrology simulation over the western United States to lower boundary specifications. Atmosphere-Ocean, 28, 1-23.

Giorgi, F., 1990: Simulation of regional climate using a limited area model nested in a general circulation model. Journal of Climate, 3, 941-963.

Giorgi, F., and L.O. Mearns, 1991: Approaches to regional climate change simulation: A review. Reviews of Geophysics, 29, 191-216.

Giorgi, F., 1991: Sensitivity of summertime precipitation over the western United States to model physics parameterizations. Monthly Weather Review, 119, 2870-2888.

Giorgi, F., and M.R. Marinucci, 1991: Validation of a regional atmospheric model over Europe: Sensitivity of wintertime and summertime simulations to selected physics parameterizations and lower boundary conditions. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 117, 1171-1207.

Giorgi, F., M.R. Marinucci, and G. Visconti, 1992: A 2XCO2 climate change scenario over Europe generated using a limited area model nested in a general circulation model II: Climate change scenario. Journal of Geophysical Research, 97, 10011-10028.

Giorgi, F., G.T. Bates, and S.J. Nieman, 1992: Simulation of the arid climate of the southern Great Basin using a regional climate model. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 73, 1807-1822.

Giorgi, F., G.T. Bates, and S. Nieman, 1993: The multi-year surface climatology of a regional atmospheric model over the western United States. Journal of Climate, 6, 75-95.

Giorgi, F., M.R. Marinucci, and G.T. Bates, 1993: Development of a second generation regional climate model (REGCM2). Part I: Boundary layer and radiative transfer processes. Monthly Weather Review, 121, 2794-2813.

Giorgi, F., M.R. Marinucci, G.T. Bates, and G. DeCanio, 1993: Development of a second generation regional climate model (REGCM2). Part II: Convective processes and assimilation of lateral boundary conditions. Monthly Weather Review, 121, 2814-2832.

Giorgi, F., S.W. Hostetler and C. Shields Brodeur, 1994: Analysis of the surface hydrology in a regional climate model. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 120, 161-184.

Giorgi, F., C. Shields Brodeur, and G.T. Bates, 1994: Regional climate change scenarios over the United States produced with a nested regional climate model. Journal of Climate, 7, 375-399.

Giorgi, F. and M.R. Marinucci, 1996: Improvements in the simulation of the surface climatology of the European region with a nested modeling system. Geophysical Research Letters, 23, 273-276.

Giorgi, F., L.O. Mearns, C. Shields and L. Meyer, 1996: A regional model study of the importance of local vs. remote controls in maintaining the drought 1988 and flood 1993 conditions in the central U.S. Journal of Climate, 9, 1150-1162.

Giorgi, F., J. W. Hurrell, M.R. Marinucci and M. Beniston, 1997: Elevation signal in surface climate change: A model study. Journal of Climate, 10, 288-296.

Giorgi, F., and R. Avissar, 1997: The representation of heterogeneity effects in earth system modeling: Experience from land surface modeling. Reviews of Geophysics, 35, 413-438.

Giorgi, F., G.A. Meehl, Kattenberg, H. Grassl, J.F.B. Mitchell, R. Stouffer, T. Tokioka, A. Weaver, and T. Wigley, 1997: Simulation of regional climate change with global coupled climate models and regional modeling techniques. In The Regional Impacts of Climate Change - An Assessment of Vulnerability. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Edited by R.T. Watson, M.G. Zinyowera, R.H. Moss, D.J. Dokken Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K., 427-437.

Giorgi, F., L.O. Mearns, C. Shields, and L. McDaniel, 1998: Regional nested model simulations of present day and 2XCO2 climate over the Central Plains of the U.S. Climatic Change, 40, 457-493.

Giorgi, F. and C. Shields, 1999: Tests of precipitation parameterizations available in the latest version of the NCAR regional climate model (RegCM) over the continental United States. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104, 6353-6375.

Giorgi, F., and L.O. Mearns, 1999: Introduction to special section: Regional climate modeling revisited. Journal of Geophysical Research, 104, 6335-6352.

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