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Kanishka Balu Narayan

Computational Scientist

PNNL Publications


  • Mcmanamay R., C.R. Vernon, M. Chen, I.F. Thompson, Z. Khan, and K. Narayan. 2024. "Dynamic urban land extensification is projected to lead to imbalances in the global land-carbon equilibrium." Communications Earth & Environment 5. PNNL-SA-185952. doi:10.1038/s43247-024-01231-y
  • Zhao X., M. Chepeliev, P.L. Patel, M.A. Wise, K.V. Calvin, K. Narayan, and C.R. Vernon. 2024. "gcamfaostat: An R package to prepare, process, and synthesize FAOSTAT data for global agroeconomic and multisector dynamic modeling." Journal of Open Source Software 9, no. 96:Art. No. 6388. PNNL-SA-192383. doi:10.21105/joss.06388


  • Casper K.C., K. Narayan, B. O'Neill, S.T. Waldhoff, Y. Zhang, and C.P. Wejnert-Depue. 2023. "Non-parametric projections of the net-income distribution for all U.S. states for the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways." Environmental Research Letters 18, no. 11:Art No. 114001. PNNL-SA-185706. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/acf9b8
  • Narayan K., S.J. Smith, V. Fioletov, and C. McLinden. 2023. "Evaluation of uncertainties in the anthropogenic SO2 emissions in the USA from the OMI point source catalog." Environmental Science & Technology 57, no. 30:11134-11143. PNNL-SA-170806. doi:10.1021/acs.est.2c07056


  • Binsted M.T., G.C. Iyer, P.L. Patel, N.T. Graham, Y. Ou, Z. Khan, and N. Kholod, et al. 2022. "GCAM-USA v5.3_water_dispatch: Integrated modeling of subnational US energy, water, and land systems within a global framework." Geoscientific Model Development 15, no. 6:2533-2559. PNNL-SA-162677. doi:10.5194/gmd-15-2533-2022


  • Hughes B., and K. Narayan. 2021. "Enhancing integrated analysis of national and global goal pursuit by endogenizing economic productivity." PLoS One 16, no. 2:e0246797. PNNL-SA-160252. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0246797
  • Narayan K., C.R. Vernon, S.T. Waldhoff, J.A. Edmonds, and R. Cui. 2021. "ambrosia: An R package for calculating and analyzing food demand that is responsive to changing incomes and prices." Journal of Open Source Software 6, no. 59:2890. PNNL-SA-157944. doi:10.21105/joss.02890
  • Ou Y., C.W. Roney, J. Alsalam, K.V. Calvin, J. Creason, J.A. Edmonds, and A.A. Fawcett, et al. 2021. "Deep mitigation of CO2 and non-CO2 greenhouse gases toward 1.5°C and 2°C futures." Nature Communications 12, no. 1:Art. No. 6245. PNNL-SA-158423. doi:10.1038/s41467-021-26509-z


  • 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

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