Author Bibliographies

Publications by Allegra N. LeGrande

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Zanchettin, D., M. Khodri, C. Timmreck, M. Toohey, A. Schmidt, E.P. Gerber, G. Hegerl, A. Robock, F.S. Pausata, W.T. Ball, S.E. Bauer, S. Bekki, S.S. Dhomse, A.N. LeGrande, G.W. Mann, L. Marshall, M. Mills, M. Marchand, U. Niemeier, V. Paulain, A. Rubino, A. Stenke, K. Tsigaridis, and F. Tummon, 2016: The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP): Experimental design and forcing input data. Geosci. Model Dev., submitted, doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-68.


Carmichael, M. J., D. J. Lunt, M. Huber, M. Heinemann, J. Kiehl, A. LeGrande, C. A. Loptson, C. D. Roberts, N. Sagoo, C. Shields, P. J. Valdes, A. Winguth, C. Winguth, and R. D. Pancost, 2016: A model-model and data-model comparison for the early Eocene hydrological cycle. Clim. Past, 12, 455-481, doi:10.5194/cp-12-455-2016.

Colose, C.M., A.N. LeGrande, and M. Vuille, 2016: The influence of volcanic eruptions on the climate of tropical South America during the last millennium in an isotope-enabled general circulation model. Clim. Past, 12, 961-979, doi:10.5194/cp-12-961-2016.

Hansen, J., M. Sato, P. Hearty, R. Ruedy, M. Kelley, V. Masson-Delmotte, G. Russell, G. Tselioudis, J. Cao, E. Rignot, I. Velicogna, B. Tormey, B. Donovan, E. Kandiano, K. von Schuckmann, P. Kharecha, A.N. LeGrande, M. Bauer, and K.-W. Lo, 2016: Ice melt, sea level rise and superstorms: Evidence from paleoclimate data, climate modeling, and modern observations that 2°C global warming could be dangerous. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 3761-3812, doi:10.5194/acp-16-3761-2016.

Pausata, F.S.R., A.N. LeGrande, and W. Roberts, 2016: On the puzzling features of Greenland ice-core isotopic composition. Eos, 97, no. 9, 10, doi:10.1029/2016EO047961.


Jasechko, S., A. Lechler, F.S.R. Pausata, P.J. Fawcett, T. Gleeson, D.I. Cendón, J. Galewsky, A.N. LeGrande, C. Risi, Z.D. Sharp, J.M. Welker, M. Werner, and K. Yoshimura, 2015: Late-glacial to late-Holocene shifts in global precipitation δ18O. Clim. Past, 11, 1375-1393, doi:10.5194/cp-11-1375-2015.

LeGrande, A.N., and K.J. Anchukaitis, 2015: Volcanic eruptions and climate. PAGES, 23, no. 2, 46-47.

Lewis, S.C., and A.N. LeGrande, 2015: Stability of ENSO and its tropical Pacific teleconnections over the Last Millennium. Clim. Past, 11, 1347-1360, doi:10.5194/cp-11-1347-2015.

Marvel, K., G.A. Schmidt, D. Shindell, C. Bonfils, A.N. LeGrande, L. Nazarenko, and K. Tsigaridis, 2015: Do responses to different anthropogenic forcings add linearly in climate models? Environ. Res. Lett., 10, no. 10, 104010, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/10/104010.

Nazarenko, L., G.A. Schmidt, R.L. Miller, N. Tausnev, M. Kelley, R. Ruedy, G.L. Russell, I. Aleinov, M. Bauer, S. Bauer, R. Bleck, V. Canuto, Y. Cheng, T.L. Clune, A.D. Del Genio, G. Faluvegi, J.E. Hansen, R.J. Healy, N.Y. Kiang, D. Koch, A.A. Lacis, A.N. LeGrande, J. Lerner, K.K. Lo, S. Menon, V. Oinas, J.P. Perlwitz, M.J. Puma, D. Rind, A. Romanou, M. Sato, D.T. Shindell, S. Sun, K. Tsigaridis, N. Unger, A. Voulgarakis, M.-S. Yao, and J. Zhang, 2015: Future climate change under RCP emission scenarios with GISS ModelE2. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 7, no. 1, 244-267, doi:10.1002/2014MS000403.

Ullman, D.J., A.E. Carlson, F.S. Anslow, A.N. LeGrande, and J.M. Licciardi, 2015: Laurentide ice-sheet instability during the last deglaciation. Nature Geosci., 8, no. 7, 534-537, doi:10.1038/ngeo2463.

Ullman, D.J., A.E. Carlson, A.N. LeGrande, F.S. Anslow, A.K. Moore, M. Caffee, K.M. Syverson, and J.M. Licciardi, 2015: Southern Laurentide ice-sheet retreat synchronous with rising boreal summer insolation. Geology, 43, no. 1, 23-26, doi:10.1130/G36179.1.


Carlson, A.E., L. Winsor, D.J. Ullman, E.J. Brook, D.H. Rood, Y. Axford, A.N. LeGrande, F.S. Anslow, and G. Sinclair, 2014: Earliest Holocene south Greenland ice sheet retreat within its late Holocene extent. Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, no. 15, 5514-5521, doi:10.1002/2014GL060800.

Field, R.D., D. Kim, A.N. LeGrande, J. Worden, M. Kelley, and G.A. Schmidt, 2014: Evaluating climate model performance in the tropics with retrievals of water isotopic composition from Aura TES. Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, no. 16, 6030-6036, doi:10.1002/2014GL060572.

Gasson, E., D.J. Lunt, R. DeConto, A. Goldner, M. Heinemann, M. Huber, A.N. LeGrande, D. Pollard, N. Sagoo, M. Siddall, A. Winguth, and P.J. Valdes, 2014: Uncertainties in the modelled CO2 threshold for Antarctic glaciation. Clim. Past, 10, 451-466, doi:10.5194/cp-10-451-2014.

Lewis, S.C., A.N. LeGrande, G.A. Schmidt, and M. Kelley, 2014: Comparison of forced ENSO-like hydrological expressions in simulations of the pre-industrial and mid-Holocene. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 119, no. 12, 7064-7082, doi:10.1002/2013JD020961.

Miller, R.L., G.A. Schmidt, L.S. Nazarenko, N. Tausnev, S.E. Bauer, A.D. Del Genio, M. Kelley, K.K. Lo, R. Ruedy, D.T. Shindell, I. Aleinov, M. Bauer, R. Bleck, V. Canuto, Y.-H. Chen, Y. Cheng, T.L. Clune, G. Faluvegi, J.E. Hansen, R.J. Healy, N.Y. Kiang, D. Koch, A.A. Lacis, A.N. LeGrande, J. Lerner, S. Menon, V. Oinas, C. Pérez García-Pando, J.P. Perlwitz, M.J. Puma, D. Rind, A. Romanou, G.L. Russell, M. Sato, S. Sun, K. Tsigaridis, N. Unger, A. Voulgarakis, M.-S. Yao, and J. Zhang, 2014: CMIP5 historical simulations (1850-2012) with GISS ModelE2. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, no. 2, 441-477, doi:10.1002/2013MS000266.

Porter, T.J., M.F.J. Pisaric, R.D. Field, S.V. Kokelj, T.W.D. Edwards, P. deMontigny, R. Healy, and A. LeGrande, 2014: Spring-summer temperatures since AD 1780 reconstructed from stable oxygen isotope ratios in white spruce tree-rings from the Mackenzie Delta, northwestern Canada. Clim. Dyn., 42, no. 3-4, 771-785, doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1674-3.

Schmidt, G.A., J.D. Annan, P.J. Bartlein, B.I. Cook, E. Guilyardi, J.C. Hargreaves, S.P. Harrison, M. Kageyama, A.N. LeGrande, B. Konecky, S. Lovejoy, M.E. Mann, V. Masson-Delmotte, C. Risi, D. Thompson, A. Timmermann, L.-B. Tremblay, and P. Yiou, 2014: Using paleo-climate comparisons to constrain future projections in CMIP5. Clim. Past, 10, 221-250, doi:10.5194/cp-10-221-2014.

Schmidt, G.A., M. Kelley, L. Nazarenko, R. Ruedy, G.L. Russell, I. Aleinov, M. Bauer, S.E. Bauer, M.K. Bhat, R. Bleck, V. Canuto, Y.-H. Chen, Y. Cheng, T.L. Clune, A. Del Genio, R. de Fainchtein, G. Faluvegi, J.E. Hansen, R.J. Healy, N.Y. Kiang, D. Koch, A.A. Lacis, A.N. LeGrande, J. Lerner, K.K. Lo, E.E. Matthews, S. Menon, R.L. Miller, V. Oinas, A.O. Oloso, J.P. Perlwitz, M.J. Puma, W.M. Putman, D. Rind, A. Romanou, M. Sato, D.T. Shindell, S. Sun, R.A. Syed, N. Tausnev, K. Tsigaridis, N. Unger, A. Voulgarakis, M.-S. Yao, and J. Zhang, 2014: Configuration and assessment of the GISS ModelE2 contributions to the CMIP5 archive. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst., 6, no. 1, 141-184, doi:10.1002/2013MS000265.

Ullman, D.J., A.N. LeGrande, A.E. Carlson, F.S. Anslow, and J.M. Licciardi, 2014: Assessing the impact of Laurentide Ice-Sheet topography on glacial climate. Clim. Past, 10, 485-507, doi:10.5194/cp-10-487-2014.


Lewis, S.C., A.N. LeGrande, M. Kelley, and G.A. Schmidt, 2013: Modeling insights into deuterium excess as an indicator of water vapor source conditions. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118, no. 2, 243-262, doi:10.1029/2012JD017804.

Morrill, C., A.N. LeGrande, H. Renssen, P. Bakker, and B.L. Otto-Bliesner, 2013: Model sensitivity to North Atlantic freshwater forcing at 8.2 ka. Clim. Past, 9, 955-968, doi:10.5194/cp-9-955-2013.


Field, R.D., C. Risi, G.A. Schmidt, J. Worden, A. Voulgarakis, A.N. LeGrande, A.H. Sobel, and R.J. Healy, 2012: A Tropospheric Emission Spectrometer HDO/H2O retrieval simulator for climate models. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 10485-10504, doi:10.5194/acp-12-10485-2012.

Hoffman, J.S., A.E. Carlson, K. Winsor, G.P. Klinkhammer, A.N. LeGrande, J.T. Andrews, and J.C. Strasser, 2012: Linking the 8.2 ka event and its freshwater forcing in the Labrador Sea. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L18703, doi:10.1029/2012GL053047.

Lunt, D.J., T. Dunkley Jones, M. Heinemann, M. Huber, A. LeGrande, A. Winguth, C. Loptson, J. Marotzke, J. Tindall, P. Valdes, and C. Winguth, 2012: A model-data comparison for a multi-model ensemble of early Eocene atmosphere-ocean simulations: EoMIP. Clim. Past, 8, 1717-1736, doi:10.5194/cp-8-1717-2012.

Tierney, J.E., D.W. Oppo, A.N. LeGrande, Y. Huang, Y. Rosenthal, and B.K. Linsley, 2012: The influence of Indian Ocean atmospheric circulation on warm pool hydroclimate during the holocene epoch. J. Geophys. Res., 117, no. D19, D19108, doi:10.1029/2012JD018060.


D'Arrigo, R.D., R. Seager, J.E. Smerdon, A. LeGrande, and E.R. Cook, 2011: The anomalous winter of 1783-4: Was the Laki eruption or an analog of the 2009-10 winter to blame? Geophys. Res. Lett., 38, L05706, doi:10.1029/2011GL046696.

Lee, J., J. Worden, D. Noone, K. Bowman, A. Eldering, A. LeGrande, J.-L.F. Li, G. Schmidt, and S. Sodemann, 2011: Relating tropical ocean clouds to moist processes using water vapor isotope measurements. Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 741-752, doi:10.5194/acp-11-741-2011.

LeGrande, A., and G. Schmidt, 2011: Water isotopologues as a quantitative paleosalinity proxy. Paleoceanography, 26, PA3225, doi:10.1029/2010PA002043.

Lewis, S.C., M.K. Gagan, L.K. Ayliffe, J.-X. Zhao, W.S. Hantoro, P.C. Treble, J.C. Hellstrom, A.N. LeGrande, M. Kelley, G.A. Schmidt, and B.W. Suwargadi, 2011: High-resolution stalagmite reconstructions of Australian-Indonesian monsoon rainfall variability during Heinrich stadial 3 and Greenland interstadial 4. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 303, 133-142, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2010.12.048.

Roberts, C.D., A.N. LeGrande, and A.K. Tripati, 2011: Sensitivity of seawater oxygen isotopes to climatic and tectonic boundary conditions in an early Paleogene simulation with GISS ModelE-R. Paleoceanography, 26, PA4203, doi:10.1029/2010PA002025.

Tierney, J.E., S.C. Lewis, B.I. Cook, A.N. LeGrande, and G.A. Schmidt, 2011: Model, proxy and isotopic perspectives on the East African Humid Period. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 307, 103-112, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2011.04.038.


Lewis, S.C., A.N. LeGrande, M. Kelley, and G.A. Schmidt, 2010: Water vapour source impacts on oxygen isotope variability in tropical precipitation during Heinrich events. Clim. Past, 6, 325-343, doi:10.5194/cp-6-325-2010.


Carlson, A.E., F.S. Anslow, E.A. Obbink, A.N. LeGrande, D.J. Ullman, and J.M. Licciardi, 2009: Surface-melt driven Laurentide ice-sheet retreat during the early Holocene. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L24502, doi:10.1029/2009GL040948.

LeGrande, A.N., 2009: The 8,200-year BP event. In Encyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments. V. Gornitz, Ed., Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series. Springer, 938-943.

LeGrande, A.N., and G.A. Schmidt, 2009: Sources of Holocene variability of oxygen isotopes in paleoclimate archives. Clim. Past, 5, 441-455, doi:10.5194/cp-5-441-2009.

Mann, M.E., G.A. Schmidt, S.K. Miller, and A.N. LeGrande, 2009: Potential biases in inferring Holocene temperature trends from long-term borehole information. Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L05708, doi:10.1029/2008GL036354.

Roberts, C.D., A.N. LeGrande, and A.K. Tripati, 2009: Climate sensitivity to Arctic seaway restriction during the early Paleogene. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 286, 576-585, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2009.07.026.


Carlson, A.E., A.N. LeGrande, D.W. Oppo, R.E. Came, G.A. Schmidt, F.S. Anslow, J.M. Licciardi, and E.A. Obbink, 2008: Rapid early Holocene deglaciation of the Laurentide ice sheet. Nature Geosci., 1, 620-624, doi:10.1038/ngeo285.

Carlson, A.E., D.W. Oppo, R.E. Came, A.N. LeGrande, L.D. Keigwin, and W.B. Curry, 2008: Subtropical Atlantic salinity variability and Atlantic meridional circulation during the last deglaciation. Geology, 36, 991-994, doi:10.1130/G25080A.1.

LeGrande, A.N., and G.A. Schmidt, 2008: Ensemble, water-isotope enabled, coupled general circulation modeling insights into the 8.2-kyr event. Paleoceanography, 23, PA3207, doi:10.1029/2008PA001610.

Muller, J., M. Kylander, R.A.J. Wüst, D. Weiss, A. Martinez-Cortizas, A.N. LeGrande, T. Jennerjahn, H. Behling, W.T. Anderson, and G. Jacobson, 2008: Possible evidence for wet Heinrich phases in tropical NE Australia: The Lynch's Crater deposit. Quat. Sci. Rev., 27, 468-475, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2007.11.006.


LeGrande, A.N., and J. Lynch-Stieglitz, 2007: Surface currents in the western North Atlantic during the Last Glacial Maximum. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 8, Q01N09, doi:10.1029/2006GC001371.

Oppo, D.W., G.A. Schmidt, and A.N. LeGrande, 2007: Seawater isotope constraints on tropical hydrology during the Holocene. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L13701, doi:10.1029/2007GL030017.

Schmidt, G.A., A.N. LeGrande, and G. Hoffmann, 2007: Water isotope expressions of intrinsic and forced variability in a coupled ocean-atmosphere model. J. Geophys. Res., 112, D10103, doi:10.1029/2006JD007781.


LeGrande, A.N., 2006: The Climate Imprint on the Oxygen Isotopic Composition of Water: Observations, Proxies, and Coupled Isotopic Model Simulations. Ph.D. thesis. Columbia University.

LeGrande, A.N., and G.A. Schmidt, 2006: Global gridded data set of the oxygen isotopic composition in seawater. Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L12604, doi:10.1029/2006GL026011.

LeGrande, A.N., G.A. Schmidt, D.T. Shindell, C.V. Field, R.L. Miller, D.M. Koch, G. Faluvegi, and G. Hoffmann, 2006: Consistent simulations of multiple proxy responses to an abrupt climate change event. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 103, 837-842, doi:10.1073pnas.0510095103.

Masson-Delmotte, V., M. Kageyama, P. Braconnot, S. Charbit, G. Krinner, C. Ritz, E. Guilyardi, J. Jouzel, A. Abe-Ouchi, M. Crucifix, R.M. Gladstone, C.D. Hewitt, A. Kitoh, A.N. LeGrande, O. Marti, U. Merkel, T. Motoi, R. Ohgaito, B. Otto-Bliesner, W.R. Peltier, I. Ross, P.J. Valdes, G. Vettoretti, S.L. Weber, F. Wolk, and Y. Yu, 2006: Past and future polar amplification of climate change: Climate model intercomparisons and ice-core constraints. Clim. Dyn., 26, 513-529, doi:10.1007/s00382-005-0081-9.


Gladstone, R.M., I. Ross, P.J. Valdes, A. Abe-Ouchi, P. Braconnot, S. Brewer, M. Kageyama, A. Kitoh, A. LeGrande, O. Marti, R. Ohgaito, B. Otto-Bliesner, W.R. Peltier, and G. Vettoretti, 2005: Mid-Holocene NAO: A PMIP2 model intercomparison. Geophys. Res. Lett., 32, L16707, doi:10.1029/2005GL023596.

Schmidt, G.A., and A.N. LeGrande, 2005: The Goldilocks abrupt climate change event. Quat. Sci. Rev., 24, 1109-1110, doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2005.01.015.


LeGrande, A.N., J. Lynch-Stieglitz, and E.C. Farmer, 2004: Oxygen isotopic composition of Globorotalia truncatulinoides as a proxy for intermediate depth density. Paleoceanography, 19, PA4025, doi:10.1029/2004PA001045.