Bruce Anderson Publications

Publications on this site range from 2012 to present.
*Denotes Student


Short Gianotti, D. J., Anderson, B. T., Salvucci, G. (2014). The Potential Predictability of Precipitation Occurrence,  Intensity, and Seasonal Totals over the Continental United States. J. Climate, 27(18), 6904–6918.


Anderson, B.T., R. Perez, and A. Karspeck, 2013: Triggering of El Niño onset through the trade-wind induced charging of the equatorial Pacific, Geophys. Res. Lett.. DOI:10.1002/grl.50200.

Xu. L*, R.B. Myneni, B.T. Anderson, et al., 2013: Diminishing seasonality over northerly lands from anthropogenic forcing of climate, Nature-Geoscience. DOI:10.1038/nclimate1836.

Gianotti, D. *, B.T. Anderson, and G.D. Salvucci, 2013: What do rain gauges tell us about rainfall’s predictability? J. Climate doi:

Pal, I.*, B.T. Anderson, G.D. Salvucci, and Gianotti, D. 2013: Magnitude and significance of observed trends in precipitation frequency over the U.S. Geophys. Res. Lett.. doi: 10.1002/grl.50760

Anderson, B.T., J.C. Furtado, E. Di Lorenzo, and K. Cobb, 2013: Extratropical forcing of El Niño/Southern Oscillation asymmetry, Geophys. Res. Lett. (accepted).


Anderson, B.T., J.R. Knight, M.A. Ringer, J.-H. Yoon, and A. Cherchi, 2012: Testing for the possible influence of unknown climate forcings upon global temperature increases from 1950-2000, J.Climate, DOI:

Anderson, B.T., J.R. Knight, M.A. Ringer, C. Deser, A.S. Phillips, J.-H. Yoon, and A. Cherchi, 2012: Climate forcings and climate sensitivities diagnosed from atmospheric global circulation models, Clim. Dyn., DOI: 10.1007/s00382-010-0798-y.

Anderson, B.T. 2012: Intensification of seasonal extremes given a 2°C global warming target, Climatic Change. DOI 10.1007/s10584-011-0213-7

Furtado, J.C. §, E. Di Lorenzo, B.T. Anderson, and N. Schneider, 2012: Linkages between the North Pacific Oscillation and central tropical Pacific SSTs at low frequencies, Clim. Dyn., DOI: 10.1007/s00382-011-1245-4