Here you can find research papers on the ACCESS Models.


Rashid, H. A. (2021). Diverse responses of global-mean surface temperature to external forcings and internal climate variability in observations and CMIP6 models. Geophysical Research Letters, 48, e2021GL093194.

Keen, A., Blockley, E., Bailey, D. A., et al. (2021). An inter-comparison of the mass budget of the Arctic sea ice in CMIP6 models. The Cryosphere, 15, 951–982.

Kageyama, M., Sime, L. C., Sicard, M., Guarino, M.-V., de Vernal, A., Schroeder, D., et al. (2021). A multi-model CMIP6 study of Arctic sea ice at 127 ka: Sea ice data compilation and model differences. Clim. Past, 17, 37–62.


Bi, D., Dix, M., Marsland, S., O’Farrell, S., Sullivan, A., Bodman, R., Law, R., Harman, I., Srbinovsky, J., Rashid, H., Dobrohotoff, P., Mackallah, C., Yan, H., Hirst, A., Savita, A., Dias, F. B., Woodhouse, M., Fiedler, R., and Heerdegen, A. (2020). Configuration and spin-up of ACCESS-CM2, the new generation Australian Community Climate and Earth System Simulator Coupled Model. J. Southern Hemis. Earth Sys. Sci., accepted.

Bodman, R.W., Karoly, D. J., Dix, M. R., Harman, I. N., Srbinovsky, J., Dobrohotoff, P. B. and Mackallah, C. (2020). Evaluation of CMIP6 AMIP climate simulations with the ACCESS-AM2 model. J. Southern Hem. Earth Syst. Sci.

Ziehn, T., Chamberlain M. A., Law. R., Lenton, A., Bodman, R. W., Dix, M., Stevens, L., Wang, Y. Y. and Srbinovsky, J. (2020). The Australian Earth System Model: ACCESS-ESM1.5. J. Southern Hem. Earth Syst. Sci, accepted.

Kwiatkowski, L., Torres, O., Bopp, L., Aumont, O., Chamberlain, M., Christian, J., et al. (2020). Twenty-first century ocean warming, acidification, deoxygenation, and upper ocean nutrient decline from CMIP6 model projections. Biogeosciences.

MacDougall, A. H., Frölicher, T. L., Jones, C. D., Rogelj, J., Matthews, H. D., Zickfeld, K., et al. (2020). Is there warming in the pipeline? A multi-model analysis of the Zero Emissions Commitment from CO2. Biogeosciences, 17, 2987–3016.

Kiss, A. E., Hogg, A. McC., Hannah, N., Boeira Dias, F., Brassington, G. B., Chamberlain, M. A., Chapman, C., Dobrohotoff, P., Domingues, C. M., Duran, E. R., England, M. H., Fiedler, R., Griffies, S. M., Heerdegen, A., Heil, P., Holmes, R. M., Klocker, A., Marsland, S. J., Morrison, A. K., Munroe, J., Nikurashin, M., Oke, P. R., Pilo, G. S., Richet, O., Savita, A., Spence, P., Stewart, K. D., Ward, M. L., Wu, F., and Zhang, X. (2020). ACCESS-OM2 v1.0: a global ocean–sea ice model at three resolutions. Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 401–442.

Dias, F.B., C.M. Domingues, S.J. Marsland, S.M. Griffies, S.R. Rintoul, R. Matear, and R. Fiedler (2020). On the superposition of mean advective and eddy-induced transports in global ocean heat and salt budgets. J. Clim., 33(3), 1121-1140.

Smith, C. J., Kramer, R. J., Myhre, G., Alterskjær, K., Collins, W., Sima, A., et al. (2020). Effective radiative forcing and adjustments in CMIP6 models. Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss.

Watterson, I. G., R. J. Keane, M. Dix, T. Ziehn, T. Andrews and Y. Tang (2020). Analysis of CMIP6 atmospheric moisture fluxes and the implications for projections of future change in mean and heavy rainfall. Journal of Climate, accepted.

Roach, L. A., Dörr, J., Holmes, C. R., Massonnet, F., Blockley, E. W., Notz, D., et al. (2020). Antarctic Sea Ice Area in CMIP6. Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2019GL086729.

Notz, D., Dörr, J., Bailey, D. A., Blockley, E., Bushuk, M., Debernard, J. B., et al. (2020). Arctic Sea Ice in CMIP6. Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2019GL086749.

Grose, M. R., Narsey, S., Delage, F. P., Dowdy, A. J., Bador, M., Boschat, G., et al. (2020). Insights from CMIP6 for Australia’s future climate. Earth’s Future, 8, e2019EF001469.

Arora, V. K., Katavouta, A., Williams, R. G., Jones, C. D., Brovkin, V., Friedlingstein, P., et al. (2020). Carbon-concentration and carbon-climate feedbacks in CMIP6 models, and their comparison to CMIP5 models. Biogeosciences.