Dr. Anna Pirani
- Ocean Model Development Panel
- Climate Dynamics Panel
- Decadal Climate Variability and Predictability Research Focus
Editor of CLIVAR Exchanges
Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) Manager for the Evaluation of Ocean Syntheses EU COST Action
Earth System Physics
The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)
Strada Costiera 11
Danabasolu, G., et al, 2015: North Atlantic Simulations in Coordinated Ocean-ice Reference Experiments phase II (CORE-II). Part II: Inter-annual to decadal variability. Ocean Modelling, in press.
M. E. Shongwe, A. Pirani and S. Bekele, 2014: Addressing Climate-Related Challenges and Information Needs in Africa. Eos Trans. AGU, 95(22), DOI:10.1002/2014EO220006.
Danabasoglu, G. et al., 2014: North Atlantic simulations in Coordinated Ocean-ice Reference Experiments phase II (CORE-II). Part I: Mean states. Ocean Modelling, 73, 76-107, doi:10.1016/j.ocemod.2013.10.005.
The Steering Committee of the Africa Climate Conference 2013, 2013-present (living document): Africa Climate Science Frontiers: Addressing Priority Research Gaps to Inform Adaptation Decision-Making in Africa. Frontiers in African Climate Science Research and Applications. http://africa-climate.org/frontiers-paper/
Clement, A., B. Kirtman and A. Pirani, 2011: Climate Literacy as a Foundation for Progress in Predicting and Adapting to the Climate of the Coming Decades, BAMS, 92, 633–635.
Griffies, S. M., et al., 2010: Problems and Prospects in Large-Scale Ocean Circulation Models, Proceedings of the OceanObs’09 Conference: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society, Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Volume 2, Eds. J. Hall and D.E. Harrison and D. Stammer, ESA Publication WPP-306.
D. Legler and A. Pirani, 2009: WCRP Drought Interest Group (DIG) Coordinates Drought Research for Better Prediction of Regional Drought, CLIVAR Exchanges, 51, 4-3.
Griffies, S. M., et al., 2009: Sampling Physical Ocean Fields in WCRP CMIP5 Simulations, WCRP Informal Report No. 3/2009, ICPO Publication Series No.137
Griffies, S. M. et al., 2009: Coordinated Ocean-ice Reference Experiments (COREs). Ocean Modelling, 26, 1–46.
B. Kirtman and A. Pirani, 2009: The State of the Art of Seasonal Prediction Outcomes and Recommendations from the First World Climate Research Program (WCRP) Workshop on Seasonal Prediction, BAMS, DOI: 10.1175/2008BAMS2707.1
B. Kirtman and A. Pirani, 2008: WCRP Position Paper on Seasonal Prediction, WCRP Informal Report No. 3/2008, ICPO Publication No. 127
Ocean Model Development Panel (OMDP, previously WGOMD)
Report of the OMDP Mini-Workshop on Forcing Ocean-Ice Climate Models - January 2015, Grenoble, France
Report of the 1st OMDP Session - July 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands
Report of the 12th WGOMD Session - April, 2014, Kiel, Germany
Report of the 11th WGOMD Session - February 2013, Hobart, Australia
Report of the 10th WGOMD Session - January 2011, Venice, Italy
Report of the 9th WGOMD Session - September 2010, Boulder, USA
Report of the 8th WGOMD Session - April 2009, Exeter, UK
Report of the 7th WGOMD Session - August 2007, Bergen, Norway
Working Group on Coupled Modeling (WGCM)
Report of the 16th WGCM Session - September 2012, Hamburg, Germany
Report of the 14th WGCM Session - October 2010, Exeter, UK
Report of the 13th WGCM Session - September 2009, San Francisco, USA.
Report of the 12th WGCM Session - September 2008, Paris, France.
Report of the 11th WGCM Session - September 2007, Hamburg, Germany.
WCRP/CLIVAR Working Group on Coupled Modeling (WGCM): Overview and Contribution to the WCRP Crosscut on Anthropogenic Climate Change - 2009
Working Group on Seasonal to Interannual Prediction (WGSIP)
Report of the 14th WGSIP Session - September 2011, Trieste, Italy
Report of the 13th WGSIP Session - July 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Report of the 12th WGSIP Session - January 2009, Miami, USA
Report of the 11th WGSIP Session - June 2007, Barcelona, Spain
CLIVAR/CCl/JCOMM Expert Team on Climate Change Detection and Indices (ETCCDI)
Report of the 4th ETCCDI Session - February 2011, Victoria, Canada
WCRP Task Force of Regional Climate Downscaling (TFRCD)
Report of WCRP TFRCD Meeting - June 2010 - Lille, France
Report of the WCRP Workshop on Regional Climate: Facilitating the Production of Climate Information and its Use in Impact and Adaptation Work - June 2010, Lille, France
Celebrating 50 Years of Indian Ocean Research - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, Vol 68, November 2015.
Sustained Ocean Observing and Information in Support of Ocean and Climate Research - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, Vol 67, September 2015.
Monsoons: Advancing understanding of monsoon variability and improving prediction - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, Vol 66, January 2015.
High Resolution Ocean Climate Modelling - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, Vol 64, July 2014.
Sea Level Rise, Ocean/Ice Interactions and Ice Sheets - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, Vol. 62, August 2013.
The WCRP Coupled Model Intercomparison Project - Phase 5 (CMIP5) - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, No. 56, Vol 16, 32pp, 2011.
Furthering the Science of Ocean Climate Modelling - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, No. 44, Vol 13, 40pp, 2008.
Seasonal Prediction - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, No. 43, Vol. 12, 40pp, 2007.
Ocean Model Development and Assessment - CLIVAR Exchanges Special Issue, No. 42, Vol. 12, 28pp, 2007.
CLIVAR Community Webpages
Repository for Evaluating Ocean Simulations (REOS)
Coordinated Ocean-ice Reference Experiements (CORE)