Hydro-climate dynamics, analytics and predictability
Hydro-climate dynamics, analytics and predictability
Editor(s): R. A. P. Perdigão, N. Devineni, J. Hall, and C. Lima
Hydro-climatology is a rich multidisciplinary field encompassing a complex system involving interactions of a diverse nature and diverse scales. Nevertheless, it abides by core dynamical principles regulating individual and cooperative processes and interactions, ultimately relating to the overall Earth system dynamics.

This issue aims at furthering the fundamental understanding of such overarching principles. For this purpose, the issue focuses on methodologically oriented studies on hydro-climate dynamics, regimes, transitions and extremes, along with their physical understanding, predictability and uncertainty. Moreover, the issue welcomes research on dynamical co-evolution, feedbacks and synergies among hydro-climatic and other earth system processes on multiple spatio-temporal scales.

The special issue further encourages discussion on trans-disciplinary methods in mathematical, statistical and computational physics with applications to data analysis and dynamic modelling in order to shed light on hydro-climate complexity and predictability.

The methodological debate may range from traditional non-linear dynamic, stochastic–dynamic, kinematic–geometric and information-theoretical developments to emerging frameworks in mathematical physics addressing non-ergodic thermodynamically unstable processes and interactions.

Contributions are welcome from a diverse community in climatology, hydrology and the broader physical geosciences, working with varied approaches ranging from dynamical modelling to data mining and analysis with physical understanding in mind.

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10 Mar 2020
Concurrent wet and dry hydrological extremes at the global scale
Paolo De Luca, Gabriele Messori, Robert L. Wilby, Maurizio Mazzoleni, and Giuliano Di Baldassarre
Earth Syst. Dynam., 11, 251–266, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-11-251-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-11-251-2020, 2020
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27 Jun 2019
Millennium-length precipitation reconstruction over south-eastern Asia: a pseudo-proxy approach
Stefanie Talento, Lea Schneider, Johannes Werner, and Jürg Luterbacher
Earth Syst. Dynam., 10, 347–364, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-347-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-10-347-2019, 2019
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09 Jul 2018
How intermittency affects the rate at which rainfall extremes respond to changes in temperature
Marc Schleiss
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 955–968, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-955-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-955-2018, 2018
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08 Jun 2018
Recent trends in the frequency and duration of global floods
Nasser Najibi and Naresh Devineni
Earth Syst. Dynam., 9, 757–783, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-757-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-757-2018, 2018
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01 Dec 2017
Classification of mechanisms, climatic context, areal scaling, and synchronization of floods: the hydroclimatology of floods in the Upper Paraná River basin, Brazil
Carlos H. R. Lima, Amir AghaKouchak, and Upmanu Lall
Earth Syst. Dynam., 8, 1071–1091, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-1071-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-1071-2017, 2017
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24 Oct 2017
Fractal scaling analysis of groundwater dynamics in confined aquifers
Tongbi Tu, Ali Ercan, and M. Levent Kavvas
Earth Syst. Dynam., 8, 931–949, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-931-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-931-2017, 2017
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16 Oct 2017
Fractional governing equations of transient groundwater flow in confined aquifers with multi-fractional dimensions in fractional time
M. Levent Kavvas, Tongbi Tu, Ali Ercan, and James Polsinelli
Earth Syst. Dynam., 8, 921–929, https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-921-2017,https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-8-921-2017, 2017
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