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Abigail Snyder

Earth Scientist

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  • Brown J.K., L.D. Pressburger, A.C. Snyder, K.R. Dorheim, S.J. Smith, C. Tebaldi, and B. Bond-Lamberty. 2024. "Matilda v1.0: An R package for probabilistic climate projections using a reduced complexity climate model." PLoS Climate 3, no. 5:Art. No. e0000295. PNNL-SA-189739. doi:10.1371/journal.pclm.0000295
  • Kanyako F., J.R. Lamontagne, A.C. Snyder, J.F. Morris, G.C. Iyer, F. Dolan, and Y. Ou. 2024. "Compounding uncertainties in economic and population growth increase tail risks for relevant outcomes across sectors." Earth's Future 12, no. 1:Art. No. e2023EF003930. PNNL-SA-186600. doi:10.1029/2023EF003930
  • Snyder A.C., K.R. Dorheim, C. Tebaldi, and C.R. Vernon. 2024. "STITCHES: a Python package to amalgamate existing Earth system model output into new scenario realizations." Journal of Open Source Software 9, no. 97:Art. No. 5525. PNNL-SA-179443. doi:10.21105/joss.05525


  • Woodard D.L., A.C. Snyder, J.R. Lamontagne, C. Tebaldi, J.F. Morris, K.V. Calvin, and M.T. Binsted, et al. 2023. "Scenario Discovery Analysis of Drivers of Solar and Wind Energy Transitions through 2050." Earth's Future 11, no. 8:Art. No. e2022EF003442. PNNL-SA-180719. doi:10.1029/2022EF003442


  • Calvin K.V., A.C. Snyder, X. Zhao, and M.A. Wise. 2022. "Modeling Land Use and Land Cover Change: Using a Hindcast to Estimate Economic Parameters in gcamland v2.0." Geoscientific Model Development 15, no. 2:429-447. PNNL-SA-156913. doi:10.5194/gmd-15-429-2022
  • Jian J., V.L. Bailey, K.R. Dorheim, A.G. Konings, D. Hao, A.N. Shiklomanov, and A.C. Snyder, et al. 2022. "Historically inconsistent productivity and respiration fluxes in the global terrestrial carbon cycle." Nature Communications 13. PNNL-SA-153170. doi:10.1038/s41467-022-29391-5
  • Tebaldi C., A.C. Snyder, and K.R. Dorheim. 2022. "STITCHES: creating new scenarios of climate model output by stitching together pieces of existing simulations." Earth System Dynamics 13, no. 4:1557-1609. PNNL-SA-170958. doi:10.5194/esd-13-1557-2022


  • Santos Da Silva S., M.I. Hejazi, G.C. Iyer, T. Wild, M.T. Binsted, F. Miralles-Wilhelm, and P.L. Patel, et al. 2021. "Power sector investment implications of climate impacts on renewable resources in Latin America and the Caribbean." Nature Communications 12, no. 1:Article No. 1276. PNNL-SA-154178. doi:10.1038/s41467-021-21502-y
  • Snyder A.C., S.T. Waldhoff, M. Ollenberger, and Y. Zhang. 2021. "Empirical estimation of weather-driven yield shocks using biophysical characteristics for US rainfed and irrigated maize, soybeans, and winter wheat." Environmental Research Letters 16, no. 9:094007. PNNL-SA-155872. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ac15ce
  • Wild T.B., Z. Khan, M. Zhao, M.P. Suriano, J.C. Lacal Bereslawski, P. Roberts, and J. Casado, et al. 2021. "The Implications of Global Change for the Co-Evolution of Argentina’s Integrated Energy-Water-Land Systems." Earth's Future 9, no. 8:Article No. e2020EF001970. PNNL-SA-165243. doi:10.1029/2020EF001970
  • Zhao X., K.V. Calvin, M.A. Wise, P.L. Patel, A.C. Snyder, S.T. Waldhoff, and M.I. Hejazi, et al. 2021. "Global agricultural responses to interannual climate and biophysical variability." Environmental Research Letters 16, no. 10:104037. PNNL-SA-150812. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ac2965


  • Calvin K.V., B. Mignone, H. Kheshgi, A.C. Snyder, P.L. Patel, M.A. Wise, and L.E. Clarke, et al. 2020. "Global market and economic welfare implications of changes in agricultural yields due to climate change." Climate Change Economics 11, no. 1:Article No. 2050005. PNNL-ACT-SA-10398. doi:10.1142/S2010007820500050
  • Dorheim K.R., R.P. Link, C.A. Hartin, B.S. Kravitz, and A.C. Snyder. 2020. "Calibrating simple climate models to individual Earth system models: Lessons learned from calibrating Hector." Earth and Space Science 7, no. 11:e2019EA000980. PNNL-SA-148567. doi:10.1029/2019EA000980
  • Evanoff J.E., C.R. Vernon, S.T. Waldhoff, A.C. Snyder, and C.A. Hartin. 2020. "hectorui: A web-based interactive scenario builder and visualization application for the Hector climate model." Journal of Open Source Software 5, no. 56:Article No. 2782. PNNL-SA-156861. doi:10.21105/joss.02782
  • Franke J., C. Muller, J. Elliott, A. Ruane, J. Jagermeyr, A.C. Snyder, and M. Dury, et al. 2020. "The GGCMI Phase 2 emulators: global gridded crop model responses to changes in CO2, temperature, water, and nitrogen (version 1.0)." Geoscientific Model Development 13, no. 9:3995-4018. PNNL-SA-139208. doi:10.5194/gmd-13-3995-2020
  • Graham N.T., M.I. Hejazi, M. Chen, E. Davies, J.A. Edmonds, S.H. Kim, and S. Turner, et al. 2020. "Humans drive future water scarcity changes across all Shared Socioeconomic Pathways." Environmental Research Letters 15, no. 1:Article No. 014007. PNNL-SA-151297. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ab639b
  • Link R.P., T. Wild, A.C. Snyder, M.I. Hejazi, and C.R. Vernon. 2020. "100 Years of Data is Not Enough to Establish Reliable Drought Thresholds." Journal of Hydrology X 7, no. X:100052. PNNL-SA-144280. doi:10.1016/j.hydroa.2020.100052
  • Snyder A.C., K.V. Calvin, L.E. Clarke, J.A. Edmonds, P. Kyle, K. Narayan, and A. Di Vittorio, et al. 2020. "The domestic and international implications of future climate for U.S. agriculture in GCAM." PLOS ONE 15, no. 8:e0237918. PNNL-SA-134943. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0237918
  • Zhao X., K.V. Calvin, P.L. Patel, A.C. Snyder, M.A. Wise, S.T. Waldhoff, and M.I. Hejazi, et al. 2020. "Impacts of climate and biophysical variability on global agriculture markets." In Proceedings of the 23rd Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis (GTAP 2020), June 17-19, 2020, Virtual, Online. West Lafayette, Indiana:Center for Global Trade Analysis. PNNL-SA-153062.


  • Bond-Lamberty B., K.R. Dorheim, Y. Cui, R.L. Horowitz, A.C. Snyder, K.V. Calvin, and L. Feng, et al. 2019. "gcamdata: An R Package for Preparation, Synthesis, and Tracking of Input Data for the GCAM Integrated Human-Earth Systems Model." Journal of Open Research Software 7, no. 1:Article No. 6. PNNL-SA-135553. doi:10.5334/jors.232
  • Calvin K.V., P.L. Patel, L.E. Clarke, G.R. Asrar, B. Bond-Lamberty, R. Cui, and A. Di Vittorio, et al. 2019. "GCAM v5.1: Representing the linkages between energy, water, land, climate, and economic systems." Geoscientific Model Development 12, no. 2:677-698. PNNL-SA-137098. doi:10.5194/gmd-12-677-2019
  • Link R.P., A.C. Snyder, C.D. Lynch, C.A. Hartin, B.S. Kravitz, and B. Bond-Lamberty. 2019. "Fldgen v1.0: an emulator with internal variability and space-time correlation for Earth system models." Geoscientific Model Development 12, no. 4:1477-1489. PNNL-SA-132926. doi:10.5194/gmd-12-1477-2019
  • Puchko A.V., R.P. Link, B.J. Hutchinson, A.C. Snyder, and B.S. Kravitz. 2019. "DeepClimGAN: A High-Resolution Climate Data Generator." In NeurIPS 2019 Workshop Tackling Climate Change with Machine Learning, December 14, 2019, Vancouver BC. PNNL-SA-147276.
  • Snyder A.C., K.V. Calvin, M. Phillips, and A. Ruane. 2019. "A crop yield change emulator for use in GCAM and similar models: Persephone v1.0." Geoscientific Model Development 12, no. 4:1319-1350. PNNL-SA-136789. doi:10.5194/gmd-12-1319-2019
  • Snyder A.C., R.P. Link, K.R. Dorheim, B.S. Kravitz, B. Bond-Lamberty, and C.A. Hartin. 2019. "Joint emulation of Earth System Model temperature-precipitation realizations with internal variability and space-time and cross-variable correlation: fldgen v2.0 software description." PLoS One 14, no. 10:Article No. e0223542. PNNL-SA-138495. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0223542


  • Ruane A., C. Rosenzweig, S. Asseng, K.J. Boote, J. Elliott, F. Ewert, and J. Jones, et al. 2017. "An AgMIP framework for improved agricultural representation in integrated assessment models." Environmental Research Letters 12, no. 12:Article No. 125003. PNNL-SA-126658. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa8da6
  • Snyder A.C., R.P. Link, and K.V. Calvin. 2017. "Evaluation of integrated assessment model hindcast experiments: A case study of the GCAM 3.0 land use module." Geoscientific Model Development 10, no. 12:4307-4319. PNNL-SA-125087. doi:10.5194/gmd-10-4307-2017

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