Chapter 4. Climate Modeling and Prediction

  1. Dr. D. Brune,
  2. Dr. D. V. Chapman,
  3. Dr. M. D. Gwynne and
  4. Prof. Dr. J. M. Pacyna
  1. Lennart Bengtsson

Published Online: 5 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch4

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

How to Cite

Bengtsson, L. (1997) Climate Modeling and Prediction, in The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management (eds D. Brune, D. V. Chapman, M. D. Gwynne and J. M. Pacyna), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Scandinavian Science Publisher as Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 MAY 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527287710

Online ISBN: 9783527619658

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Keywords:

  • seldom characterized;
  • weather machine;
  • temperature variations;
  • oxygen-isotope concentration;
  • precipitation mechanism

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Weather and Climate

  • How Can Climate Change?

  • What is a Climate Model and What Processes do They Incorporate?

  • Coupled Climate Models

  • Climate Change Scenarios

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References