Chapter 15 – Extreme Climate Projections and Risks in China
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Simulations from five global climate models from the fifth phase of the Coupled Mode Inter-comparison Project (cmip5) organized by ipcc ar5 are used to analyze changes in extreme climate in China for the future. Results indicate that with new greenhouse gas emissions China is experiencing more heat waves, warm nights, cold days and a …

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Ying, Xu, Chonghai, Xu and Jing, Feng, “Chapter 15 – Extreme Climate Projections and Risks in China”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 18 November 2017 <>

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