* indicates student co-author

Published and accepted


  • Rencurrel, M.C.* and B.E.J. Rose (2018), Exploring the climatic response to wide variations in ocean heat transport on an aquaplanet. J. Climate 31, 6299–6318, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0856.1 pdf preprint
  • Rose, B.E.J. (2018), CLIMLAB: a Python toolkit for interactive, process-oriented climate modeling. J. Open Source Software, 3(24), 659, doi:10.21105/joss.00659 pdf reprint


  • Hoffman, P.F., D.S. Abbot, Y. Ashkenazy, D.I. Benn, J.J. Brocks, P.A. Cohen, G.M. Cox, J.R. Creveling, Y. Donnadieu, D.H. Erwin, I.J. Fairchild, D. Ferreira, J.C. Goodman, G.P. Halverson, M.F. Jansen, G. Le Hir, G.D. Love, F.A. Macdonald, A.C. Maloof, C.A. Partin, G. Ramstein, B.E.J. Rose, C.V. Rose, P.M. Sadler, E. Tziperman, A. Voigt, and S.G. Warren (2017), Snowball Earth climate dynamics and Cryogenian geology–geobiology. Science Advances 3:e1600983, doi:10.1126/sciadv.1600983
  • Singh, H.A., P.J. Rasch and B.E.J. Rose (2017), Increased Ocean Heat Convergence into the High Latitudes with CO2-Doubling Enhances Polar-Amplified Warming. Geophys. Res. Lett. 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL074561 pdf reprint
  • Rose, BEJ, TW Cronin and CM Bitz (2017), Ice Caps and Ice Belts: the effects of obliquity on ice-albedo feedback. Astrophys. J. 846, doi:10.3847/1538-4357/aa8306 pdf preprint
  • Haugstad, AD*, KC Armour, DS Battisti and BEJ Rose, Relative roles of surface temperature and climate forcing patterns in the inconstancy of radiative feedbacks. Geophys. Res. Lett. 44, doi:10.1002/2017GL074372. pdf preprint


  • Rose, BEJ and L. Rayborn* (2016), The effects of ocean heat uptake on transient climate sensitivity. Current Climate Change Reports 2, 190–201, doi:10.1007/s40641-016-0048-4. pdf reprint
  • Voigt, A., M. Biasutti, J. Scheff, J. Bader, S. Bordoni, F. Codron, R.D. Dixon, J. Jonas, S.M. Kang, N.P. Klingaman, R. Leung, J. Lu, B. Mapes, E.A. Maroon, S. McDermid, J. Park, R. Roehrig, B.E.J. Rose, G.L. Russell, J. Seo, T. Toniazzo, H. Wei, M. Yoshimori, and L.R.V. Zeppetello (2016), The Tropical Rain belts with an Annual Cycle and Continent Model Intercomparison Project: TRACMIP. J. Adv. Model. Earth Syst. 8, 1868–1891, doi:10.1002/2016MS000748 pdf reprint
  • Rose, BEJ and M.C. Rencurrel* (2016), The vertical structure of tropospheric water vapor: comparing radiative and ocean-driven climate changes. J. Climate (in press) pdf preprint


  • Rose, BEJ (2015), Stable "Waterbelt" climates controlled by tropical ocean heat transport: a non-linear coupled climate mechanism of relevance to Snowball Earth. J. Geophys. Res. 150, doi:10.1002/2014JD022659 pdf reprint


  • Rose, BEJ, K. Armour, D.S. Battisti, N. Feldl and D. Koll (2014), The dependence of transient climate sensitivity and radiative feedbacks on the spatial pattern of ocean heat uptake. Geophys. Res. Lett. 41, doi:10.1002/2013GL058955. pdf reprint


  • Rose, BEJ, D Ferreira and J Marshall (2013), The role of oceans and sea ice in abrupt transitions between multiple climate states. J. Climate 26, 2862-2879. pdf reprint
  • Rose, BEJ and D Ferreira (2013), Ocean heat transport and water vapor greenhouse in a warm equable climate: a new look at the low gradient paradox. J. Climate 26, 2117-2136. pdf reprint


  • Ferreira, D, J Marshall and BEJ Rose (2011): Climate determinism revisited: multiple equilibria in a complex climate model. J. Climate. 24, 992-1012. pdf reprint

2010 and earlier

  • Rose, BEJ (2010): Oceanic control of the sea ice edge and multiple equilibria in the climate system, PhD thesis, MIT, Cambridge MA. pdf reprint
  • Rose, BEJ and J Marshall (2009): Ocean heat transport, sea ice, and multiple climate states: insights from energy balance models. J. Atmos. Sci. 66, 2828-2843. pdf reprint
  • Rose, BEJ and CA Lin (2003): Precipitation from vertical motion: a statistical diagnostic scheme. Int. J. Climatol. 23, 903-919. pdf reprint

Under review / in prep

  • Cardinale, C.*, B.E.J. Rose and A.L. Lang, Stratospheric and Tropospheric Contributions to the Poleward Energy Flux Across 70ºN and 65ºS (under revision for J. Climate)
  • Dai, A, D. Huang, B.E.J. Rose, J. Zhu and X. Tian (2018), New Estimates of the Equilibrium Climate Sensitivity in Coupled Climate Models (under revision for Climate Dynamics)
  • Rencurrel, M.C.* and B.E.J. Rose, Understanding the Hadley circulation response to wide variations in ocean heat transport. (to be submitted to J. Climate)
  • Rose, B.E.J., Climate in the absence of ocean heat transport. (to be submitted to Geophys. Res. Lett.)
  • Rose, B.E.J., L. Rayborn* and N. Feldl, Understanding the Dependence of Radiative Feedbacks and Clouds on the Spatial Structure of Ocean Heat Uptake. (in prep.)
  • Paiewonsky, P.*, O. Elison Timm and B.E.J. Rose (2018), State dependency of the forest-tundra-short wave feedback: comparing the mid-Pliocene and pre-industrial eras using a newly-developed vegetation model. (in prep.)