Publications

24. Rutz, J.J., C.A. Shields, J.M. Lora, and 35 co-authors (2019). The atmospheric river tracking method intercomparison project (ARTMIP): Quantifying uncertainties in atmospheric river climatologyJournal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, in press. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JD030936

23. Lora, J.M. and D.E. Ibarra (2019). The North American hydrologic cycle through the last deglaciationQuaternary Science Reviews 226, 105991. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quascirev.2019.105991

22. Lee, H.-I., J.L. Mitchell, A. Tripati, J.M. Lora, G. Chen, Q. Ding (2019). North Atlantic and Pacific quasi-stationary parts of atmospheric rivers and their implications for East Asian monsoon onsetGeophysical Research Letters 46. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019GL084272

21. Lora, J.M., T. Tokano, J. Vatant d’Ollone, S. Lebonnois, and R.D. Lorenz (2019). A model intercomparison of Titan’s climate and low-latitude environment. Icarus 333, 136–126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2019.05.031

20. MacKenzie, S.M., J.M. Lora, and R.D. Lorenz (2019). A thermal inertia map of Titan. Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 124, 1728–1742. https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JE005930

19. Molaro, J.L., M. Choukroun, C. Phillips, E. Phelps, R. Hodyss, K. Mitchell, J.M. Lora, and G. Meirion-Griffith (2019). The microstructural evolution of water ice in the solar system through sinteringJournal of Geophysical Research: Planets 124, 243–277. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018JE005773

18. Hill, S.A., J.M. Lora, N. Khoo, S.P. Faulk, and J. Aurnou (2018). Affordable rotating fluid demonstrations for geoscience education: The DIYnamics projectBulletin of the American Meteorological Society 99, 2529–2538. https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0215.1

17. Lora, J.M. (2018). Components and mechanisms of hydrologic cycle changes over North America at the Last Glacial MaximumJournal of Climate 31, 7035–7051. https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0544.1

16. Shields, C.A., J.J. Rutz, L.R. Leung, F.M. Ralph, M. Wehner, B. Kawzenuk, J.M. Lora, and 32 co-authors (2018). Atmospheric River Tracking Method Intercomparison Project (ARTMIP): Experimental design and project goalsGeoscientific Model Development 11, 2455–2474. https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-2017-295

15. Turtle, E.P., J.E. Perry, J.M. Barbara, A.D. Del Genio, S. Rodriguez, C. Sotin, J.M. Lora, S. Faulk, P. Corlies, J. Kelland, S.M. MacKenzie, R.A. West, A.S. McEwen, J.I. Lunine, J. Pitesky, T.L. Ray, and M. Roy (2018). Titan’s meteorology over the Cassini mission: Evidence for extensive subsurface methane reservoirsGeophysical Research Letters 45, 5320–5328. https://doi.org/10.1029/2018GL078170

14. Lora, J.M., T. Kataria, and P. Gao (2018). Atmospheric circulation, chemistry, and infrared spectra of Titan-like exoplanets around different stellar typesAstrophysical Journal 853, 58–67. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/aaa132

13. Faulk, S.P., S. Moon, J.L. Mitchell, and J.M. Lora (2017). Regional patterns of extreme precipitation on Titan consistent with observed alluvial fan distributionNature Geoscience 10, 827–831. https://doi.org/10.1038/ngeo3043

12. Löfverström, M. and J.M. Lora (2017). Abrupt regime shifts in the North Atlantic atmospheric circulation over the last deglaciationGeophysical Research Letters 44, 8047–8055. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017GL074274

11. Lora, J.M., J.L. Mitchell, C. Risi, and A.E. Tripati (2017). North Pacific atmospheric rivers and their influence on North America at the Last Glacial MaximumGeophysical Research Letters 44, 1051–1059. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016GL071541

10. Lora, J.M. and M. Ádámkovics (2017) . The near-surface methane humidity on TitanIcarus 286, 270–279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2016.10.012

9. Lora, J.M., J.L. Mitchell, and A.E. Tripati (2016). Abrupt reorganization of North Pacific and western North American climate during the last deglaciationGeophysical Research Letters 43, 11796–11804. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016GL071244

8. Mitchell, J.L. and J.M. Lora (2016). The climate of TitanAnnual Reviews of Earth and Planetary Science 44, 353–380. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-earth-060115-012428

7. McDonald, G.D., A.G. Hayes, R.C. Ewing, J.M. Lora, C.E. Newman, T. Tokano, A. Lucas, A. Soto, and G. Chen (2016). Variations in Titan’s dune orientations as a result of orbital forcingIcarus 270, 197–210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2015.11.036

6. Neish, C.D., J.L. Molaro., J.M. Lora, A.D. Howard, R.L. Kirk, P. Schenk, V.J. Bray, and R.D. Lorenz (2016). Fluvial erosion as a mechanism for crater modification on TitanIcarus 270, 114–129. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2015.07.022

5. Lora, J.M. and J.L. Mitchell (2015). Titan’s asymmetric lake distribution mediated by methane transport due to atmospheric eddiesGeophysical Research Letters 42, 6213–6220. https://doi.org/10.1002/2015GL064912

4. Lora, J.M., J.I. Lunine, and J.L. Russell (2015). GCM simulations of Titan’s middle and lower atmosphere and comparison to observationsIcarus 250, 516–528. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2014.12.030

3. Lora, J.M., J.I. Lunine, J.L. Russell, and A.G. Hayes (2014). Simulations of Titan’s paleoclimateIcarus 243, 264–273. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2014.08.042

2. Griffith, C.A., J.M. Lora, J. Turner, P.F. Penteado, R.H. Brown, M.G. Tomasko, L. Doose, and C. See (2012). Possible tropical lakes on Titan from observations of dark terrainNature 486, 237–239. https://doi.org/10.1038/nature11165

1. Lora, J.M., P.J. Goodman, J.L. Russell, and J.I. Lunine (2011). Insolation in Titan’s troposphereIcarus 216, 116–119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2011.08.017