Chapter 3

Changes in climate extremes and their impacts on the natural physical environment

 

Coordinating Lead Authors

Neville Nicholls

Neville Nicholls

Monash University, Australia

Australia

Sonia Seneviratne

Sonia Seneviratne

ETH Zurich

Switzerland

Lead Authors

David Easterling

David Easterling

NOAA/National Climatic Data Center

United States

Clare Goodess

Clare Goodess

University of East Anglia Climatic Research Unit

United Kingdom

Shinjiro Kanae

Shinjiro Kanae

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Japan

James Kossin

James Kossin

NOAA/National Climatic Data Center

United States

Yali Luo

Yali Luo

Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences

China

Jose Marengo

Jose Marengo

INPE-CCST

Peru

Kathleen McInnes

Kathleen McInnes

CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research

Australia

Mohammad Rahimi

Mohammad Rahimi

Semnan University

Iran

Markus Reichstein

Markus Reichstein

Max-Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry

Germany

Asgeir Sorteberg

Asgeir Sorteberg

University of Bergen

Norway

Carolina Vera

Carolina Vera

CIMA/Universidad de Buenos Aires-CONICET

Argentina

Xuebin Zhang

Xuebin Zhang

Environment Canada

Canada

Review Editors

Matilde Rusticucci

Matilde Rusticucci

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Argentina

Vladimir Semenov

Vladimir Semenov

A.M. Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics RAS

Russian Federation

Contributing Authors

  • Lisa V. Alexander – Australia
  • Simon Allen – Switzerland
  • Gerardo Benito – Spain
  • Tereza Cavazos – Mexico
  • John Clague – Canada
  • Declan Conway – United Kingdom
  • Paul M. Della-Marta – Switzerland
  • B.N. Goswami – India
  • Markus Gerber – Switzerland
  • Sunling Gong – China
  • Mark Hemer – Australia
  • Christian Huggel – Switzerland
  • Viatcheslav V. Kharin – Canada
  • Akio Kitoh – Japan
  • Albert M.G. Klein Tank – Netherlands
  • Guilong Li – Canada
  • Simon Mason – United States
  • William McGuire – United Kingdom
  • Boris Orlowsky – Switzerland
  • Sharon Smith – Canada
  • Wassila Thiaw – United States
  • Bart van den Hurk – Netherlands
  • Geert Jan van Oldenborgh – Netherlands
  • Adonis Velegrakis – Greece
  • Pascal Yiou – France
  • Tingjun Zhang – United States
  • Tianjun Zhou – China
  • Francis W. Zwiers – Canada