Other publications - Richard P. Allan




Essay on causes of climate change in Weather - A Force of Nature: Spectacular images from Weather Photographer of the Year (2021) The Natural History Museum; First edition (18 Oct. 2021), pp192, ISBN: 9780565095253

Finney, D et al. inc. RP Allan (2019) Scientific understanding of East African climate change from the HyCRISTAL project. Technical Report. White Rose Research Online doi: 10.5518/100/19 (PDF)

Allan, R.P. (2017) Decadal climate variability and the global energy balance, CLIVAR Exchanges/PAGES Magazine articles, vol. 25(1), 20-24, doi: 10.22498/pages.25.1.20 (PDF)

Wood, E., R Lamb, S Warren, N Hunter, J Tawn, R Allan, S Laeger (2016) Development of large scale inland flood scenarios for disaster response planning based on spatial/temporal conditional probability analysis, E3S Web of Conferences 7, 01003, doi:10.1051/e3sconf/20160701003

K. von Schuckmann, R. P. Allan, B. Barnier, P. Brasseur, C.-A. Clayson, C. M. Domingues, S. Gulev, K. Haines, S. Josey, N. Loeb, P.-P. Mathieu, B. Meyssignac, M. Palmer, A.-M. Treguier, K. Trenberth, M. Valdivieso, M. Visbeck, M. Wild (2015) A prospectus for the CLIVAR research focus CONCEPT- HEAT (CONsistency between planetary energy balance and ocean HEAT storage), FluxNews, 7, (PDF)

Maidment, R., E. Tarnavsky, D. Grimes and R. Allan (2010) TARCAT - TAMSAT African rainfall climatology and time series , Proceedings of the IPWG, p.192-198. Available in proceedings PDF (30MB)

Zhan, M. and Allan, R.P. (2010) Investigation of trends in the moisture budget of the tropical atmosphere , Proceedings of the IPWG, 6pp. PDF

NCEO brochure (2010): "How accurate are the radiative properties of ice clouds derived from the CloudSat and Calipso satellites?" by Chalmers et al. (p.12), "Improved understanding of changes in the global water cycle" by Allan et al. (p.14) and "Radiative forcing from persistent aircraft contrail cirrus case study" by Haywood et al. (p.15). PDF

Pearson, K., Hogan, R.J., Allan, R.P. and Lister, G. (2009) How well do High Resolution Models Reproduce Tropical Convection?, Proceedings of the 2009 EUMETSAT METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITE CONFERENCE, P.55 . S8, 44. ISSN ISSN 1011-3932 online version

Barber, C., Allan, R.P. and Ringer, M. (2009) Observations of Changes in Marine Boundary Layer Clouds. proceedings of the 2009 EUMETSAT METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITE CONFERENCE, P.55 . S6, 25. ISSN ISSN 1011-3932 online version

Allan, R.P. and John, V.O. (2009) Monitoring Changes in Precipitation and Radiative Energy Using Satellite Data and Climate Models. proceedings of the 2009 EUMETSAT METEOROLOGICAL SATELLITE CONFERENCE, P.55 . S6, 37. ISSN ISSN 1011-3932 online version

Chalmers, N., R. J. Hogan and R. P. Allan (2009), Investigating the radiative properties of clouds using retrieved properties to classify cloud type, in Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation (Eds. Nakajima, Teruyuki; Yamasoe, Marcia Akemi), Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, 3-8 August 2008, Vol. 1100, 696 p. PDF document

Sample, I. (2008), Intense rainfall due to global warming could raise flood risk, The Guardian 8 Aug 2008, p.14, (PDF)

Allan, R. P. (2007), Monitoring present day changes in water vapour and the radiative energy balance using satellite data, reanalyses and models, EUMETSAT P.50, Proceedings of the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands PDF

Allan, R. P., A. Slingo, S.F. Milton and M.E. Brooks (2006), Exploitation of Geostationary Earth Radiation Budget (GERB) data from 2003-2006 in the evaluation of the Met Office global NWP model, EUMETSAT P.48, Proceedings of the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Helsinki, Finland Word document | PDF

Comer, R. E., A. Slingo, R. P. Allan, (2006), The diurnal cycle observed by Meteosat-8 and simulated by a climate model, EUMETSAT P.48, Proceedings of the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Helsinki, Finland PDF

Allan, R. P. (2006), using satellite observations and reanalyses to evaluate climate and weather forecast models, in Current Problems in Atmospheric Radiation (Eds. H. Fischer and B.-J. Sohn), Proceedings of the International Radiation Symposium, 23-28 August 2004, Busan, Korea p.451-454.. PDF document

Milton, S. F., M. Brooks, A. Lock, E. Whelan, D. Wilson and R. P. Allan, 2005, HadGEM1 Physics for the Global NWP Model (Cycle G34): Improvements to Boundary Layer, Large Scale Precipitation, Convection and Saharan Albedo, 2005 NWP Technical report 458, pp. 39 (PDF version; also see NWP Technical Reports page for details)

Haywood, J. M., R. P. Allan, I. Culverwell, A. Slingo, S. Milton, J. Edwards, 2004, Can desert dust explain the anomalous greenhouse effect observed over the Sahara during July 2003 revealed by GERB/UM intercomparisons, MRF Technical note 49 pp. 32. PDF document

Allan, R. P., Water Vapour Feedback Observations and Climate Sensitivity, IPCC Workshop on Climate Sensitivity Paris, France, July 26-29, 2004, (p. 10-14 of pre-conference volume). PDF document

Allan, R. P., A. Slingo, S. Milton and I. Culverwell, SINERGEE: simulation and exploitation of data from Meteosat-8 using an NWP model, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, p. 122-130, 2004 PDF document

Russell, J. E., J. M. Futyan, R. P. Allan, J. E. Harries, A. Slingo, S. Dewitte and N. Clerbaux, Strategies for determining clear-sky fluxes from GERB data, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Prague, Czech Republic,p. 490-497, 2004 PDF document

Russell, J. E., J. E. Harries, J. Hanafin, H. Brindley, J. M. Futyan, R. P. Allan, A. Slingo, and M. A. Ringer, The Geostationary Earth Radiation Budget (GERB) experiment: science and applications, EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellites Conference, Weimar, Germany, 2003 PDF document

Allan, R. P., M. A. Ringer and A. Slingo, Using ERA-40 products to verify and improve the Met Office climate model, Workshop on Re-analysis, 5 - 9 November 2001 (published 2003), ECMWF. PDF document

Allan, R. P. and M. A. Ringer, EVALUATION OF CLIMATE MODEL SIMULATIONS OF HIRS WATER VAPOUR CHANNEL RADIANCES, DEFRA report, October 2002 WORD document | FIGURES |

M. A. Ringer, Allan, R. P., A. Slingo and K. Williams, Recent Studies on Tropical Cloudiness, DEFRA report, July 2002 WORD document | FIGURES | SUMMARY |

Ingram, W.J., R.P. Allan, Critique of Soden et al Science paper, DEFRA report, September 2002. Postscript file. | Fig1 | Fig2 |

Allan, R. P., M. A. Ringer and A. Slingo, Evaluation of climate model simulations of HIRS water vapour channel radiances, AMS meeting proceedings, Long Beach, CA (USA), February, 2003. PDF document; PPT presentation

Allan, R. P., M. A. Ringer and A. Slingo, Evaluating climate model using observations of tropical radiation and water budgets, GIST meeting Leicester, May 2002 Powerpoint version

Allan, R. P., M. A. Ringer and A. Slingo, Using ERA-40 products to verify and improve the Met Office climate model, ERA-40 Workshop, ECMWF, October, 2001. Proceedings paper (Word) and Powerpoint talk

Allan, R. P., Assessment of radiation budget in pre-HadGAM runs, HadGEM validation note, 33, September, 2001. HTML version

Allan, R. P., J. A. Pamment, M. A. Ringer and A. Slingo, EU contract number EVK2-CT-1999-00027 (ERA-40): First Annual Report on WP 4200, April 2001. Word version

Wielicki, B. A., B. R. Barkstrom, T. Wong, D. Young, P. Minnis, P. Wang, R. Allan, B. Soden, J. Kiehl, D. Randall, T. Slingo, L. Donner, K. Priestley, R. B. Lee III, D. Kratz, R. N. Green, N. Loeb, G. Gibson, Large changes in tropical radiation balance from 1985 to 1998 as seen by ERBE, SCARAB, and CERES: Has tropical cloudiness changed?, Proc. Int. Radiation Symp., St. Petersburg, Russia, Saint Petersburg State University, July 2000.

Robinson, G. J., I. Astin, C. Godsalve, J. J. Settle, A. Slingo and R. P. Allan,, An investigation into the spatio-temporal and spectral sampling characteristics of satellite-borne sensors for improved climate model validation, FIRST MSG RAO WORKSHOP, ESA SPECIAL PUBLICATIONS 452, 99-102 Bologna, Italy, 2000 . Poster: Postscript version

Allan, R. P., K. P. Shine and A. Slingo, A Simulation of the clear-sky super-greenhouse effect, Physics of Climate Conference, London, 1997. Poster: Postscript version
 


Richard P. Allan
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