Browsing by Author "Harrington, Luke J."

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  • Attribution of 2022 early-spring heatwave in India and Pakistan to climate change: lessons in assessing vulnerability and preparedness in reducing impacts

    Zachariah, M; T, A; AchutaRao, KM; Saeed, F; Jha, R; Dhasmana, MK; Mondal, A; Bonnet, R; Vautard, R; Philip, S; Kew, S; Vahlberg, M; Singh, R; Arrighi, J; Heinrich, D; Thalheimer, L; Marghidan, CP; Kapoor, A; van Aalst, M; Raju, E; Li, S; Sun, J; Vecchi, GA; Yang, W; Hauser, M; Schumacher, DL; Seneviratne, SI; Harrington, Luke J.; Otto, FEL (IOP Publishing, 2023)
    In March 2022, large parts over the north Indian plains including the breadbasket region, and southern Pakistan began experiencing prolonged heat, which continued into May. The event was exacerbated due to prevailing dry ...
  • Causality and the fate of climate litigation: The role of the social superstructure narrative

    Otto, Friederike E. L.; Minnerop, Petra; Raju, Emmanuel; Harrington, Luke J.; Stuart‐Smith, Rupert F.; Boyd, Emily; James, Rachel; Jones, Richard; Lauta, Kristian C. (Wiley, 2022)
    Climate litigation has become a strategic tool to push for climate justice, including compensation for losses caused by climate change. Many cases rely on the establishment of a causal relationship between the defendants' ...
  • Changes to population-based emergence of climate change from CMIP5 to CMIP6

    Douglas, HC; Harrington, Luke J.; Joshi, M; Hawkins, E; Revell, LE; Frame, DJ (IOP Publishing, 2023-01-01)
    Abstract The Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (CMIP6) model ensemble projects climate change emerging soonest and most strongly at low latitudes, regardless of the emissions pathway taken. In terms of ...
  • Climate change made record breaking early season heat in Argentina and Paraguay about 60 times more likely

    Rivera, Juan Antonio; Arias, PA; Sörensson, AA; Zachariah, M; Barnes, C; Philip, S; Kew, S; Vautard, R; Koren, G; Pinto, I; Vahlberg, M; Singh, R; Raju, E; Li, S; Yang, W; Vecchi, Gabriel A.; Harrington, Luke J.; Otto, Friederike E. L. (World Weather Attribution, 2022-12-21)
    Heatwaves are a regular occurrence in Paraguay and Argentina and as the attribution analysis indicates, these types of events are increasing in frequency and intensity, which adds urgency to the need to adapt to this new ...
  • Extreme heat in New Zealand: a synthesis

    Harrington, Luke J.; Frame, Dave (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2022)
    Extreme heatwaves are among the fastest-changing meteorological hazards in a warming world. While likely also true for New Zealand, significant knowledge gaps exist relating to the current and future risks associated with ...