Data and Projects

Multiple data resources are available through Lamont, our project webpages, and on supplementary websites associated with specific papers.  A categorized list of these resources is provided below (including some external links).

Useful Data Libraries

IRI/LDEO Climate Data Library          PAGES2k Database

NOAA Paleoclimatology                    ESG CMIP5 Data

Supplementary Websites for Publications

Smerdon, J.E., S. Coats, and T. R. Ault, 2015: Model-Dependent Spatial Skill in Pseudoproxy Experiments Testing Climate Field Reconstruction Methods for the Common Era, Climate Dynamics, 2684, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-015-2684-0.

Williams, A.P., R. Seager, J.T. Abatzoglou, B.I. Cook, J.E. Smerdon, E.R. Cook, Contribution of anthropogenic warming to the 2012–2014 California drought, Geophysical Research Letters, in press.

Cook, B.I., J.E. Smerdon, R. Seager and S. Coats, 2014: Global warming and 21st century drying, Climate Dynamics, 43:2607-2627, DOI:10.1007/s00382-014-2075-y.

Smerdon, J.E., A. Kaplan and D. E. Amrhein, 2013: Reply to "Comments on: 'Erroneous Model Field Representations in Multiple Pseudoproxy Studies: Corrections and Implications'", Journal of Climate, 26, 3485-3486.

Wahl, E. R., and J.E. Smerdon, 2012: Comparative performance of paleoclimate field and index reconstructions derived from climate proxies and noise-only predictors, Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L06703, doi:10.1029/2012GL051086.

Smerdon, J.E., A. Kaplan, E. Zorita, J. F. González-Rouco, and M. N. Evans, 2011: Spatial Performance of Four Climate Field Reconstruction Methods Targeting the Common Era, Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L11705, doi:10.1029/2011GL047372.

Smerdon, J.E., A. Kaplan, D. Chang and M. N. Evans, 2010: A pseudoproxy evaluation of the CCA and RegEM methods for reconstructing climate fields of the last millennium, Journal of Climate, 23, 4856-4880, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3328.1.

Smerdon, J.E., A. Kaplan and D. E. Amrhein, 2010: Erroneous Model Field Representations in Multiple Pseudoproxy Studies: Corrections and Implications, Journal of Climate, 23, 5548-5554, doi:10.1175/2010JCLI3742.1.

Smerdon, J.E. and A. Kaplan, 2007: 'Comment on "Testing the Fidelity of Methods Used in Proxy-Based Reconstructions of Past Climate": The role of the standardization interval.' by Mann et al., Journal of Climate, 20(22), 5666-5670