Isla R. Simpson

Adjunct Research Scientist, Ocean and Climate Physics, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO), Columbia Climate School

Natl Ctr for Atmospheric Research
PO Box 3000
Boulder, CO 80307


Only select projects listed below
Name Start Date End Date
Stratospheric and Tropical Influences on the Mid-Latitude Circulation Response to Rising Greenhouse Gases 8/15/13 6/30/18


Only select publications listed below
Name Published Date
An Unexpected Decline in Spring Atmospheric Humidity in the Interior Southwestern United States and Implications for Forest Fires 2024
Observed humidity trends in dry regions contradict climate models 2023
Mechanisms of a Meteorological Drought Onset: Summer 2020 to Spring 2021 in Southwestern North America 2022
Insights from earth system model initial-condition large ensembles and future prospects 2020
Mechanisms of winter precipitation variability in the European-Mediterranean region associated with the North Atlantic Oscillation 2020
Climate variability and change of Mediterranean-type climates 2019
The role of the stratosphere in future mid-latitude climate projections 2019
A stratospheric pathway linking a colder Siberia to Barents-Kara Sea sea ice loss 2018
The Downward Influence of Uncertainty in the Northern Hemisphere Stratospheric Polar Vortex Response to Climate Change 2018
Causes of change in Northern Hemisphere winter meridional winds and regional hydroclimate 2016
Western boundary currents and climate change 2016
Mediterranean Summer Climate and the Importance of Middle East Topography 2015
A Diagnosis of the Seasonally and Longitudinally Varying Midlatitude Circulation Response to Global Warming 2014
Causes of increasing aridification of the Mediterranean region in response to rising greenhouse gases 2014
Dynamical and Thermodynamical Causes of Large-Scale Changes in the Hydrological Cycle over North America in Response to Global Warming 2014
The Downward Influence of Stratospheric Sudden Warmings 2014