My Citations

Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Singh, R., AchutaRao, K., 2018. Quantifying uncertainty in twenty-first century climate change over india. Climate Dynamics. URL https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4361-6     pdf   

  2. Dileepkumar, R., AchutaRao, K., Arulalan, T., Jun. 2018. Human influence on sub-regional surface air temperature change over india. Scientific Reports 8 (1). URL http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-27185-8     pdf   

  3. van Oldenborgh, G. J., Philip, S., Kew, S., van Weele, M., Uhe, P., Otto, F., Singh, R., Pai, I., Cullen, H., AchutaRao, K., Jan. 2018. Extreme heat in india and anthropogenic climate change. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 18 (1), 365-381. URL http://dx.doi.org/10.5194/nhess-18-365-2018     pdf   

  4. Mitchell, D., AchutaRao, K., Allen, M., Bethke, I., Ciavarella, A., Forster, P., Fuglestvedt, J., Gillett, N., Haustein, K., Ingram, W., Iversen, T., Kharin, V., Klingaman, N., Massey, N., Fischer, E., Schleussner, C.-F., Scinocca, J., Seland, O., Shiogama, H., Shuckburgh, E., Sparrow, S., Stone, D., Uhe, P., Urs, B., Wallom, D., Wehner, M. and Zaaboul, R. (2017) Half a degree additional warming, prognosis and projected impacts (HAPPI): background and experimental design. Geoscientific Model Development. ISSN 1991-9603.     pdf   

  5. Michael Wehner, Daithi Stone, Hari Krishnan, Krishna AchutaRao, and Federico Castillo 2016: "THE DEADLY COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY IN INDIA AND PAKISTAN IN SUMMER 2015" [in "Explaining Extremes of 2015 from a Climate Perspective"]. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 97 (12), S81-S86, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0149.     pdf   

  6. Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, Friederike E . L . Otto, Karsten Haustein, and Krishna AchutaRao 2016: "THE HEAVY PRECIPITATION EVENT OF DECEMBER 2015 IN CHENNAI, INDIA" [in "Explaining Extremes of 2015 from a Climate Perspective"]. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 97 (12), S87-S91, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0149.     pdf   

  7. Satya Prakash, Ashis K. Mitra, Imran M. Momin, E. N. Rajagopal, S. Basu, Mat Collins, Andrew G Turner, K. AchutaRao and K. Ashok, 2014, "Seasonal Inter-comparison of Observational Rainfall Datasets over India During the South-West Monsoon Season", Int. J. of Climatology (Roy. Met. Soc.),     abstract        pdf   

  8. Collins, M., AchutaRao, K., Ashok, K., Bhandari, S., Mitra, A. K., Prakash, S., Srivastava, R., Turner, A., Nov. 2013. "Observational challenges in evaluating climate models." Nature Clim. Change 3 (11), 940-941, doi:10.1038/nclimate2012     pdf   

  9. Bindoff, N.L., P.A. Stott, K.M. AchutaRao, M.R. Allen, N. Gillett, D. Gutzler, K. Hansingo, G. Hegerl, Y. Hu, S. Jain, I.I. Mokhov, J. Overland, J. Perlwitz, R. Sebbari and X. Zhang, 2013: Detection and Attribution of Climate Change: from Global to Regional. In: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, pp. 867-952, doi:10.1017/CBO9781107415324.022.    pdf   

  10. P. J. Gleckler, B. D. Santer, C. M. Domingues, D. W. Pierce, T. P. Barnett, J. A. Church, K. E. Taylor, K. M. AchutaRao, T. P. Boyer, M. Ishii & P. M. Caldwell 2012: "Human-induced global ocean warming on multidecadal timescales" Nature Climate Change 2, 524-529, doi:10.1038/nclimate1553     pdf   

  11. Bala, G., R.B. Rood, A. Mirin, J. McClean, K. AchutaRao, D. Bader, P. Gleckler, R. Neale, and P. Rasch, 2008: "Evaluation of a CCSM3 Simulation with a Finite Volume Dynamical Core for the Atmosphere at 1° Latitude x 1.25° Longitude Resolution". J. Climate, 21, 1467-1486. abstract    pdf   

  12. AchutaRao, K.M., M. Ishii, B.D. Santer, P.J. Gleckler, K.E. Taylor, T.P. Barnett, D.W. Pierce, R.J. Stouffer, and T.M.L. Wigley, 2007: "Simulated and observed variability in ocean temperature and heat content", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104, doi:10.1073/pnas.0611373104. abstract    pdf    Supporting Text

  13. Phillips, T., K. AchutaRao, D. Bader, C. Covey, P. Gleckler, K. Sperber, and K. Taylor (2007), "On the Validity of Climate Models", Eos Trans. AGU, 88(10), 121. pdf

  14. Santer, B.D., T.M.L. Wigley, P.J. Gleckler, C. Bonfils, M.F. Wehner, K. AchutaRao, T.P. Barnett, J.S. Boyle, W. Bruggemann, M. Fiorino, N. Gillett, J.E. Hansen, P.D. Jones, S.A. Klein, G.A. Meehl, S.C.B. Raper, R.W. Reynolds, K.E. Taylor, and W.M. Washington, 2006: "Forced and unforced ocean temperature changes in Atlantic and Pacific cyclogenesis regions." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 103, 13905-13910. abstract    pdf    Supporting Text

  15. Gleckler, P. J., T. M. L. Wigley, B. D. Santer, J. M. Gregory, K. AchutaRao, and K. E. Taylor, 2006: "Krakatoa lives: The effect of volcanic eruptions on ocean heat content and thermal expansion." Geophysical Research Letters, V. 33, L17702, doi:10.1029/2006GL026771. abstract    pdf

  16. Gleckler, P. J., T.M.L. Wigley, B.D. Santer, J.M. Gregory, K. M. AchutaRao and K.E. Taylor, 2005: "Krakatoa's signature persists in the ocean", Nature, V. 439, 9 February 2006, doi:10.1038/439675a abstract    pdf

  17. Phillips, T. J., K. M. AchutaRao, D. Bader, C. Covey, C. M. Doutriaux, M. Fiorino, P. J. Gleckler, K. R. Sperber, and K. E. Taylor, 2006: "Coupled Climate Model Appraisal a Benchmark for Future Studies", Eos Trans. AGU, Vol. 87, No. 19, 9. abstract    pdf

  18. Gleckler, P. J., K. R. Sperber, K. M. AchutaRao, 2005: "The Annual Cycle of Global Ocean Heat Content: Observed and Simulated", J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 111, C06008, doi: 10.1029/2005JC003223. abstract    pdf

  19. AchutaRao, K.M., B. D. Santer, P. J. Gleckler, K. E. Taylor, D. W. Pierce, T.P. Barnett, and T. M. L. Wigley, 2006: "Variability of Ocean Heat Uptake: Reconciling Observations and Models", J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 111, No. C5, C05019 DOI 10.1029/2005JC003136. abstract    pdf

  20. AchutaRao, K. M., and K. R. Sperber, 2006: "ENSO Simulation in Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Models: Are the Current Models Better?", Climate Dynamics, Vol. 27: 1-15, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-006-0119-7. abstract    pdf

  21. Pierce, D. W., T. P. Barnett, K. M. AchutaRao, P. J. Gleckler, J. M. Gregory, and W. M. Washington, 2005: "Anthropogenic Warming of the Oceans: Observations and Model Results", Journal of Climate, Vol. 19, No. 10, pp. 1873-1900. DOI 10.1175/JCLI3723.1 abstract    pdf

  22. Barnett, T. P., D. W. Pierce, K. M. AchutaRao, P. Gleckler, B. Santer, J. Gregory, W. Washington, 2005: "Penetration of a Warming Signal into the World's Oceans: Human Impacts", Science, Published online June 2 2005; 10.1126/science.1112418. abstract    pdf    Supporting Online Material

  23. Covey, C., K. M. AchutaRao, P. J. Gleckler, T. J. Phillips, K. E. Taylor, Michael F. Wehner, 2004: "Coupled climate models compared with prescribed sea surface temperature simulations: Effect of a 'perfect ocean'", Global and Planetary Change, 41, 1-14. abstract    pdf

  24. Santer, B. D., R. Sausen, T. M. L. Wigley, J. S. Boyle, K. M. AchutaRao, C. Doutriaux, J. E. Hansen, G. A. Meehl, E. Roeckner, R. Ruedy, G. Schmidt and K. E. Taylor, 2003: "Behavior of Tropopause Height and Atmospheric Temperature in Models, Reanalyses, and Observations: Decadal Changes", J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 108, D1, DOI: 10.1029/2002JD002258. abstract    pdf

  25. Covey, C., K.M. AchutaRao, U. Cubasch, P.D. Jones, S. J. Lambert, M. E. Mann, T.J. Phillips, and K. E. Taylor, 2003: "An Overview of Results from the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project", Global and Planetary Change, 769, 1-31. abstract    pdf

  26. AchutaRao, K. M. and K. R. Sperber, 2002: "Simulation of the El Niño Southern Oscillation: Results from the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project", Climate Dynamics, Vol. 19: 191-209 DOI 10.1007/s00382-001-0221-9. abstract    pdf

  27. Watts, R. G., M.C. Morantine, and K. AchutaRao, 1994: "Time Scales in Energy Balance Climate Models. Part I: Limiting Case Solutions", J. Geophys. Res., Vol. 99, D2, 3631-3641. abstract    pdf

Miscellaneous Journal Articles

  1. Book Review: Pushing our Limits: Insights from Biosphere 2 Conservation and Society Volume 17 Issue 1, DOI:10.4103/cs.cs_18_91

  2. Book Review: "Climate Dynamics by Kerry H. Cook" Current Science

Technical Reports

  1. AchutaRao, K. M., C. Covey, C. Doutriaux, M. Fiorino, P. Gleckler, T. Phillips, K. Sperber, K. Taylor "An Appraisal of Coupled Climate Model Simulations", Edited by D. Bader, 2004. UCRL-TR-202550

  2. Covey, C., K. AchutaRao, M. Fiorino, P. J. Gleckler, K. E. Taylor, and M. F. Wehner, 2002: "Intercomparison of climate data sets as a measure of observational uncertainty". PCMDI Report No. 69.

  3. Covey, C., K. AchutaRao, S. Lambert, and K. E. Taylor, 2000: "Intercomparison of Present and Future Climates Simulated by Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere GCMs". PCMDI Report No.66.

  4. AchutaRao, K. M., K. R. Sperber, and CMIP modeling group representatives, 2000: "El Nino Southern Oscillation Simulation in Coupled GCMs". PCMDI Report No.61.