RFMIP protocol paper

Pincus, R., Forster, P.M., and Stevens, B., 2016. The Radiative Forcing Model Intercomparison Project (RFMIP): experimental protocol for CMIP6, (open access)

CMIP6 effective radiative forcing

Smith, C. J., Kramer, R. J., Myhre, G., Alterskjær, K., Collins, W., Sima, A., Boucher, O., Dufresne, J.-L., Nabat, P., Michou, M., Yukimoto, S., Cole, J., Paynter, D., Shiogama, H., O’Connor, F. M., Robertson, E., Wiltshire, A., Andrews, T., Hannay, C., Miller, R., Nazarenko, L., Kirkevåg, A., Olivié, D., Fiedler, S., Lewinschal, A., Mackallah, C., Dix, M., Pincus, R., and Forster, P. M, 2020. Effective radiative forcing and adjustments in CMIP6 models, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 9591–9618, (open access)

CMIP6 model radiation code benchmarking

Pincus, R.Buehler, S. A.Brath, M.Crevoisier, C.Jamil, O.Franklin Evans, K., Manners, J., Menzel., R. L., Mlawer, E. J., Paynter, D., Pernak, R. L., Tellier, Y., 2020. Benchmark calculations of radiative forcing by greenhouse gasesJournal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres125, e2020JD033483. (open access)

Other RFMIP publications

Michou, M.Nabat, P.Saint‐Martin, D.Bock, J.Decharme, B.Mallet, M., Roehrig, R., Séférian, R., Sénési, S., and Voldoire, A., 2020Present‐day and historical aerosol and ozone characteristics in CNRM CMIP6 simulationsJournal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems12, e2019MS001816. (open access)

Oshima, N., Yukimoto, S., Deushi, M., Koshiro, T., Kawai, H., Tanaka, T. Y., and Yoshida, K., 2020. Global and Arctic effective radiative forcing of anthropogenic gases and aerosols in MRI-ESM2.0, Prog. Earth Planet. Sci., 7, 38, (open access)

Medeiros, B., 2020Aquaplanets as a framework for examination of aerosol effectsJournal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems12, e2019MS001874. (open access)

Smith, C. J., Kramer, R. J., and Sima, A., 2020. The HadGEM3-GA7.1 radiative kernel: the importance of a well-resolved stratosphere, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 12, 2157–2168, (open access)

Forster, P.M., Richardson, T., Maycock, A.C., Smith, C.J., Samset, B.H., Myhre, G., Andrews, T., Pincus, R., and Schulz, M., 2016. Recommendations for diagnosing effective radiative forcing from climate models for CMIP6. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121,

Other papers

Smith C.J., Kramer R., Myhre G., Forster P.M., Soden B., Andrews T., Boucher O., Faluvegi G., Fläschner D., Hodnebrog Ø., Kasoar M., Kharin V., Kirkevåg A., Lamarque J.-F., Mülmenstädt J., Olivié D., Richardson T., Samset B.H., Shindell D., Stier P., Takemura T., Voulgarakis A., Watson-Parris D., 2018. Understanding Rapid Adjustments to Diverse Forcing Agents. Geophysical Research Letters, 45, (open access)

Stevens, B., S. Fiedler, S. Kinne, K. Peters, S. Rast, J. Müsse, S.J. Smith, and T. Mauritsen, 2016. MACv2-SP: a parameterization of anthropogenic aerosol optical properties and an associated Twomey effect for use in CMIP6. Geosci. Model Dev., (open access)

Pincus, R., Mlawer, E.J., Oreopoulos, L., Ackerman, A.S., Baek, S., Brath, M., Buehler, S.A., Cady-Pereira, K.E., Cole, J.N.S., Dufresne, J.-L., Kelley, M., Li, J., Manners, J., Paynter, D.J., Roehrig, R., Sekiguchi, M., and Schwarzkopf, D.M., 2015. Radiative flux and forcing parameterization error in clear, clean skies. Geophys. Res. Let., 42, 5485–5492, (open access)

Forster, P. M., Andrews, T., Good, P., Gregory, J.M., Jackson, L.S., and Zelinka, M., 2013. Evaluating adjusted forcing and model spread for historical and future scenarios in the CMIP5 generation of climate models. J. Geophys. Res, 118, 1139–1150, (open access)