David S. Gutzler

Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986 (Professor)
Office Northrop Hall Rm. 210; 277-3328 Email: gutzler@unm.edu

Research and Academic Interests:

Climatology; meteorology; interactions between Earth's atmosphere and its hydrosphere, biosphere, cryosphere and lithosphere; predictability of weather and climate.

List of Related Web Links:

Weather maps from Unisys
Albuquerque National Weather Service Office
Current seasonal forecasts from NOAA's Climate Prediction Center
The Drought Monitor (U Nebraska)
Western Regional Climate Center
Climate Wizard

Selected Recent Publications:

Gutzler, D.S., and T.O. Robbins, "Climate variability and projected change in the western United States: Regional downscaling and drought statistics," Climate Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s00382-010-0838-7, 2010. []

Gutzler, D.S., and L. van Alst, "Interannual variability of wildfires and summer precipitation in the Southwest," New Mexico Geology, v 32, p 22-24, 2010. []

Gutzler, D.S., L.N. Long, J.K. Schemm, S.Baidya Roy, M. Bosilovich, C. Collier, M. Kanamitsu, P. Kelly, D. Lawrence, M.-I. Lee, R. Lobato S., B. Mapes, K. Mo, A. Nunes, E. Ritchie, J. Roads,S. Schubert, H. Wei and G. Zhang, "Simulations of the North American Monsoon: NAMAP2," J. Climate, v 22, p 6716-6740, 2009. []

Schubert, S., D. Gutzler, H. Wang, A, Dai, T. Delworth, C. Deser, K. Findell, R. Fu, W. Higgins, M. Hoerling, B. Kirtman, R. Koster, A. Kumar, D. Legler, D. Lettenmaier, B. Lyon, V. Magana, K. Mo, S. Nigam, P. Pegion, A. Phillips, R. Pulwarty, D. Rind, A. Ruiz-Barradas, J. Schemm, R. Seager, R. Stewart, M. Suarez, J. Syktus, M. Ting, C. Wang, S. Weaver and N. Zeng, "A US CLIVAR project to assess and compare the responses of global climate models to drought-related SST forcing patterns: Overview and results," J. Climate, v 22, p 5251-5272, 2009. []

Kennedy, T. , D.S. Gutzler and R.L. Leung, "Predicting future threats to the long-term survival of Gila Trout using a high-resolution simulation of climate change," Climatic Change, v 94, p 503-515, 2009. []

Strong, M., Z. Sharp and D.S. Gutzler, "Diagnosing moisture transport using D/H ratios of water vapor," Geophysical Research Letters, v 34, doi:10.1029/2006GL028307, 2007. [pdf]

Gutzler, D.S., "Climate change and water resources in New Mexico," Earth Matters, v 7, p 1 ff., 2007. []

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