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Publications list for Parker, D.E

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Parker, D.E., Jones, P.D., Peterson, T.C. and Kennedy, J., 2009
“Comment on "Unresolved issues with the assessment of multidecadal global land surface temperature trends" by Roger A. Pielke Sr. et al.”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D05104, doi:10.1029/2008JD010450

Ansell, T.J., Jones, P.D., Allan, R.J., Lister, D.H., Parker, D.E., Brunet, M., Moberg, A., et el, 2006
“Daily mean sea level pressure reconstructions for the European - North Atlantic region for the period 1850-2003.”
Journal of Climate, 19 2717-2742

Thorne, P.W., Parker, D.E., Tett, S.F.B., Jones, P.D., McCarthy, M., Coleman, H. and Brohan, P., 2005
“Revisiting radiosonde upper air temperatures from 1958-2002”
Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, D18105, doi:10.1029/2004/JD005753

Ansell, T.J., Jones, P.D., Allen, R.J., Lister, D.H., Parker, D.E., Brunet, M., Moberg, A. et al., 2005
“Daily mean seal level pressure reconstructions for the European - North Atlantic region for the period 1850-2003”
Journal of Climate (accepted)

Thorne, P.W., Jones, P.D., Tett, S.F.B., Allen, M.R., Parker, D.E., Stott, P.A., Jones, G.S., Osborn, T.J. and Davies, T.D., 2003
“Probable causes of late twentieth century tropospheric temperature trends.”
Climate Dynamics 21, 573-591 Springer Verlag. DOI 10.1007/s00382-003-0353-1 (R)
(keywords: troposphere temperature trends historical causes)

Thorne, P.W., Jones, P.D., Tett, S.F.B., Parker, D.E., Osborn, T.J. and Davies, T.D., 2002
“Ascribing potential causes of recent trends in free atmosphere temperatures.”
Atmospheric Science Letters 2, 132-142 May be accessible at
(keywords: temperature radiosonde climate change modelling historical datasets paper)

Thorne, P.W., Jones, P.D., Osborn, T.J., Davies, T.D., Tett, S.F.B., Parker, D.E., Stott, P.A., Jones, G.S. and Allen, M.R., 2002
“Assessing the robustness of zonal mean climate change detection.”
Geophysical Research Letters 29 (doi:10.1029/2002GL0015717), xxxx-yyyy
(keywords: climate change detection)

Jones, P.D., Osborn, T.J., Briffa, K.R., Folland, C.K., Horton, E.B., Alexander, L.V., Parker, D.E. and Rayner, N.A., 2001
“Adjusting for sampling density in grid box land and ocean surface temperature time series.”
Journal of Geophysical Research 106, 3371-3380 (R)
(keywords: land oceanography surface temperature methodology climate change global statistics)

Folland, C.K., Rayner, N.A., Brown, S.J., Smith, T.M., Shen, S.S.P., Parker, D.E., Macadam, I., Jones, P.D. and others., 2001
“Global temperature change and its uncertainties since 1861.”
Geophysical Research Letters 28, 2621-2624
(keywords: temperature global historical trends statistics warming climate change)

Horton, E.B., Parker, D.E., Folland, C.K., Jones, P.D. and Hulme, M., 2001
“The effect of increasing the mean on the percentage of extreme values in Gaussian and skew distributions. Response to X. Zhang et al.”
Climatic Change 50, 509-510
(keywords: statistics climate change)

Jones, P.D., New, M., Parker, D.E., Martin, S. and Rigor, I.G., 1999
“Surface air temperature and its changes over the past 150 years.”
Reviews of Geophysics 37(2), 173-199 (R)
(keywords: surface air temperature variation historical climate change global warming impacts)

Jones, P.D., Horton, E.B., Folland, C.K., Hulme, M., Parker, D.E. and Basnett, T.A., 1999
“The use of indices to identify changes in climatic extremes.”
Climatic Change 42, 131-149 (R)
(keywords: methodology climate change detection statistics)

Jones, P.D., Horton, E.B., Folland, C.K., Hulme, M. and Parker, D.E., 1999
“Climatic extremes: approaches to creating indices from daily and monthly data.”
Climatic Change 42, 131-149
(keywords: climate change extreme events datasets methodology impacts)

Easterling,D.R., Horton,B., Jones,P.D., Peterson,T.C., Karl,T.R., Parker,D.E., Salinger,M.J., Razuvayev,V., Plummer,N., Jamason,P. & Folland,C.K., 1997
“A new look at maximum and minimum temperature trends for the globe.”
Science, 277 364-367

Parker, D.E., Wilson, H., Jones, P.D., Christy, J.R. and Folland, C.K., 1996
“The impact of Mt Pinatubo on climate on world-wide temperatures.”
International Journal of Climatology 16, 487-497 (R)
(keywords: volcanoes climate change impacts global)

Parker, D.E., Jones, P.D., Folland, C.K. and Bevan, A., 1994
“Interdecadal changes of surface temperature since the late nineteenth century.”
Journal of Geophysical Research 99, 14373-14399 (R)
(keywords: surface temperature interdecadal historical global warming)

Parker, D.E. and Jones, P.D., 1991
“Global warmth in 1990.”
Weather 46, 302-310
(keywords: global warming climate change)

Jones, P.D., Wigley, T.M.L., Folland, C.K. and Parker, D.E., 1988
“Spatial patterns in recent worldwide temperature trends.”
Climate Monitor 16, 175-185 Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich. (R)
(keywords: global warming temperature climate change)

Jones, P.D., Wigley, T.M.L., Folland, C.K., Parker, D.E., Angell, J.K., Lebedeff, S. and Hansen, J.E., 1988
“Evidence for global warming in the past decade.”
Nature 332, p.790 (see errata in Nature 333, p.122). (R)
(keywords: global warming climate change detection evaluation methodology)

Last updated: February 2010