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Burke, M., W.M. Davis and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Large potential reduction in economic damages under UN mitigation targets, Nature, 557 (7706), 549–553, 2018.

Diffenbaugh, N.S., D. Singh and J.S. Mankin, Unprecedented climate events: historical changes, aspirational targets, and national commitments, Science Advances, 4(2), eaao3354, 2018.

Goss, M., S. Lee, S.B. Feldstein and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Can ENSO-like convection force an ENSO-like extratropical response on subseasonal timescales?, Journal of Climate, in press, 2018.

Li, C., Y. Fang, K. Caldeira, X. Zhang, N.S. Diffenbaugh and A.M. Michalak, Widespread persistent changes to temperature extremes occurring earlier than predicted, Nature Scientific Reports, 8, 1007, doi:10.1038/s41598-018-19288-z, 2018.

Touma, D., A.M. Michalak, D.L. Swain and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Characterizing the spatial scales of extreme daily precipitation in the United States, Journal of Climate, in press, 2018.


Diffenbaugh, N.S., D. Singh, J.S. Mankin, D.E. Horton, D.L. Swain, D. Touma, A. Charland, Y. Liu, M. Haugen, M. Tsiang and B. Rajaratnam, Quantifying the influence of global warming on unprecedented extreme climate events, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114(19), 4881–4886, 2017.

Flint, M.M., O. Fringer, S.L. Billington, D. Freyberg, and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Historical analysis of hydraulic bridge collapses in the continental United States, Journal of Infrastructure Systems, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000354, 2017.

Mankin, J.S., D. Vivrioli, M.M. Mekonnen, A.J. Hoekstra, R.M. Horton, J.E. Smerdon and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Influence of internal variability on population exposure to hydroclimatic changes, Environmental Research Letters, 12(4), 044007, 2017.

Paull, S.H., D.E. Horton, M. Ashfaq, D. Rastogi, L.D. Kramer and N.S. Diffenbaugh, Drought and immunity determine the intensity of West Nile virus epidemics and climate change impacts, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 284, 1848, DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.2078, 2017.

Skinner C.B., C.J. Poulsen, R. Chadwick, N.S. Diffenbaugh and R.P. Fiorella, The role of plant CO2 physiological forcing in shaping future daily-scale precipitation, Journal of Climate, 30(7), 2319–2340, 2017.