Dave Bonan

Graduate Student
California Institute of Technology

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

Office: 226 Linde+Robinson
Email: dbonan@caltech.edu

Website: www.davebonan.com



(2021 – now) Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
(2019 – 2021) M.S., California Institute of Technology
(2015 – 2019) B.S., University of Washington


  • Bonan, D.B., T. Schneider, I. Eisenman, and R.C.J. Wills (2021): Constraining the date of a seasonally ice-free Arctic using a simple model. Geophysical Research Letters, 48 (18), e2021GL094309. doi: 10.1029/2021GL094309
  • Bonan, D.B., F. Lehner, and M.M. Holland (2021): Partitioning uncertainty in projections of Arctic sea ice. Environmental Research Letters, 16 (4), 044002. doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/ABE0EC
  • Bushuk, M., M. Winton, D.B. Bonan, E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth, and T. Delworth (2020): A mechanism for the Arctic sea ice spring predictability barrier. Geophysical Research Letters, 47 (13), e2020GL088335. doi: 10.1029/2020GL088335
  • Bonan, D.B. and E. Blanchard-Wrigglesworth (2020): Nonstationary teleconnection between the Pacific Ocean and Arctic sea ice. Geophysical Research Letters, 47 (2), e2019GL085666. doi: 10.1029/2019GL085666
  • Bonan, D.B., J.E. Christian, and K. Christianson (2019): Influence of North Atlantic climate variability on glacier mass balance in Norway, Sweden and Svalbard. Journal of Glaciology, 65 (252), 580-594. doi: 10.1017/JOG.2019.35
  • Bonan, D.B., M. Bushuk, and M. Winton (2019): A spring barrier for regional predictions of summer Arctic sea ice. Geophysical Research Letters, 46 (11), 5937-5947. doi: 10.1029/2019GL082947
  • Bonan, D.B., K.C. Armour, G.H. Roe, N. Siler, and N. Feldl (2018): Sources of uncertainty in the meridional pattern of climate change. Geophysical Research Letters45 (17), 9131-9140. doi: 10.1029/2018GL079429