Recent Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications:

Bakker, P., H. Renssen, C.J. Van Meerbeeck [2013]: Early Last Interglacial Greenland Ice Sheet melting and a sustained period of meridional overturning weakening: a model analysis of the uncertainties. Climate Dynamics 09/2013; DOI: 10.1007/s00382-013-1935-1

Bakker, P., C. J. Van Meerbeeck & H. Renssen [2012]: Sensitivity of the North Atlantic climate to Greenland Ice Sheet melting during the Last Interglacial. Clim. Past 8, 995-1009, doi:10.5194/cp-8-995-2012

CIMH, and FAO [2016]: Drought characteristics and management in the Caribbean. Water Reports 42. FAO, Rome.

Guido Z., V. Rountree, C. Greene, A. Gerlak, A. Trotman [2016]:
Connecting Climate Information Producers and Users: Boundary Organization, Knowledge Networks, and Information Brokers at Caribbean Climate Outlook Forums. Weather, Climate and Society,
vol. 8, no. 3

Hall, T. C., A. M. Sealy, T. S. Stephenson, S. Kusunoki, M. A. Taylor, A. A Chen and A. Kitoh, 2012. Future climate of the Caribbean from a super-high-resolution atmospheric general circulation model. Theor. Appl. Climatol. doi:10.1007/s00704-012-0779-7

Mathiot, p., H Goosse, X Crosta, B Stenni, M Braida, H Renssen, C J Van Meerbeeck, V Masson-Delmotte, A Mairesse, S Dubinkina [2013]: Using data assimilation to investigate the causes of Southern Hemisphere high latitude cooling from 10 to 8 ka BP. Clim. Past 04/2013; 9:887-901. DOI: 10.5194/cp-9-887-2013

Richards J., Chandra A. Madramootoo, Manish Kumar Goyal & A. R. Trotman: Application of the SPI and NDVI for evaluating irrigation demands in three sites in Jamaica. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (In Review)

Sánchez Goñi, M. F., P. Bakker, S. Desprat, A. E. Carlson, C. J. Van Meerbeeck, O. Peyron, F. Naughton, W. J. Fletcher, F. Eynaud, L. Rossignol & H. Renssen [2012]: European climate optimum and enhanced Greenland melt during the Last Interglacial. Geology 40(7), 627-630, doi:10.1130/G32908.1

Stephenson, T. S., L. A. Vincent, T. Allen, C.J. Van Meerbeeck, [……], A.R. Trotman [2014]: Changes in extreme temperature and precipitation in the Caribbean region, 1961–2010. Intl. J. Climatol. 01/2014; DOI: 10.1002/joc.3889

Trotman, A. R., M. Gordon, S. Hutchinson, R. Singh & D. McRae-Smith [2009]:Policy Responses to GEC Impacts on Food Availability and Affordability in the Caribbean Community. Environmental Science and Policy Journal Volume 12, Issue 4, June 2009, pp 529-541.

Book Chapters:

Chen, A., M. Taylor, D. A. Farrell, A. Centella & L. Walling [2008]: Caribbean Climate Scenarios for the Caribbean: Limitations and Needs for Biodiversity Studies. pp 209-230. Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Americas. – Environment Canada

Chen, A., M. Taylor., A. Centalla & D. A. Farrell [2008]: Climate Trends and Scenarios, Report of Working Group I, Climate Change and Biodiversity in the Caribbean Islands. pp 34. CANARI Technical Report. – Caribbean Natural Resources Institute, Laventille, Trinidad

Farrell, D. A. [2012]: Climate Services and Disaster Risk Reduction in the Caribbean pp 143-146.. Climate Exchange. – Tudor-Rose

Sealy, A. M. [2009]: Feasibility issues: Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in the Caribbean. pp 240-242. Climate Sense. – Tudor-Rose

Taylor, M. A., T. Stephenson, A. Trotman, J. Spence, O. Martínez-Sánchez, G. Votaw, I. González-García, R. Pérez-Suárez, B. Lapinel-Pedroso, A. León-Lee, D. Boudet-Rouco, & N. González-Rodríguez [2012]: Regional Climates: The Caribbean. pp 217-222. State of the Climate 2011.

Trotman, A. R. [2012]: Climate Services and Agriculture in the Caribbean. pp 59-62. Climate Exchange. – Tudor-Rose

Trotman, A. R. [2007]: Weather and Climate in Caribbean Agriculture. In: Elements for Life 59-61. – Tudor-Rose

Trotman, A. R., A. Moore & S. Stoute [2009]:The Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network: The Concept and its Progress. pp 122-125. Climate Sense. – Tudor-Rose

Whitehall K., M. Mayers-Als & D. A. Farrell [2009]: Strategic Planning in the Caribbean: The Role of Seasonal Forecasts. pp 149-151. Climate Sense. – Tudor-Rose

Conference Papers:

Bedward, S. & C. J. Van Meerbeeck [2013]:Assessing the skill of seasonal rainfall outlooks for the Caribbean. Geophys. Res. Abstracts 15, EGU2013-5968.

Farrell, D. A., A. Trotman & C. Cox [2010]: Drought Early Warning and Risk Reduction: A case Study of the Drought of 2009-2010. GAR11 Contributary Papers; Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2011. ISDR

Farrell, D. A., L. Nurse & L. Moseley [2007]: Managing Water Resources in the Face of Climate Change: A Caribbean Perspective. Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES). Trinidad & Tobago.

Stephenson, T., L. Vincent, T. Allen, C. J. Van Meerbeeck & N. McLean [2013]: Trends and variability of daily and extreme temperature and precipitation in the Caribbean region, 1961-2010. Geophys. Res. Abstracts 15, EGU2013-5958.

St-Jacques, M., C. Senecal, T. Thompson, A Haiduk, A. Trotman & C. Madramootoo [2010]: National Water Information Systems: A Tool to Support Integrated Water Resources Management in the Caribbean. Fifth Biennial Caribbean Environmental Forum & Exhibition (CEF-5), Rose Hall Resort and Spa, Montego Bay, Jamaica from 21 to 25 June, 2010.

Trotman, A. R. & C. J. Van Meerbeeck [2013]: The CAMI Project – Weather and Climate Services for Caribbean Food Security. Geophys. Res. Abstracts 15, EGU2013-6058.

Trotman, A. R., [2009]: Monitoring and predicting weather, climate and related events for improved decision making in the Caribbean. Proceedings of International Seminar on the Implications of Global Climate Change for Sustainable Agricultural Production Systems in ACP Countries, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, 26 – 31 October 2008.

Van Meerbeeck, C. J., D.A. Farrell, A.R. Trotman [2013]: Development of Seasonal Climate Forecasts to Risk-Inform the Water Resources Sector. 22nd Annual Caribbean Water and Waste Water Association Conference and Exhibition.

Van Meerbeeck, C. J. [2013]: CARICOF – The Caribbean Regional Climate Outlook Forum. Geophys. Res. Abstracts 15, EGU2013-6191.