Colleen Kaul

Associate Research Scientist
California Institute of Technology

1200 E. California Blvd.
MC 131-24
Pasadena, CA 91125

Office: 232 Linde+Robinson
Phone: + 1 (626) 395-2033

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  • Schneider, T., C. M. Kaul, and K. G. Pressel, 2019: Possible climate transitions from breakup of stratocumulus decks under greenhouse warming. Nature Geoscience12, 163–167.
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  • Tan, Z., C. M. Kaul, K. G. Pressel, Y. Cohen, T. Schneider, and J. Teixeira, 2018: An extended eddy-diffusivity mass-flux scheme for unified representation of subgrid-scale turbulence and convection. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems10, 770-800.
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  • Zhang, X., T. Schneider, and C. M. Kaul, 2020: Sensitivity of idealized mixed-phase stratocumulus to climate perturbations, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146, 3285-3305.
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  • Pressel, K. G., S. Mishra, T. Schneider, C. M. Kaul, Z. Tan, 2017: Numerics and subgrid-scale modeling in large eddy simulations of stratocumulus clouds. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 9, 1342-1365, doi: 10.1002/2016MS000778.
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  • Pressel, K. G., C. M. Kaul, T. Schneider, Z. Tan, and S. Mishra, 2015: Large-eddy simulation in an anelastic framework with closed water and entropy balances. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 7, 1425–1456, doi:10.1002/2015MS000496.
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