Refereed Journal Articles

*I publish under both “McDermid” and “Shukla” surnames

Published Manuscripts

Ruane A.C, and S.P. McDermid The selection of a representative subset of GCMs for integrated climate impacts assessment. Earth Perspectives (accepted)

A. Voigt, M. Biasutti, J. Scheff, J. Bader, S. Bordoni, F. Codron, R. Dixon, J. Jonas, S. Kang, N. Klingaman, L. Ruby Leung , J. Lu, B. Mapes, E. Maroon, S. McDermid, J. Park, R. Roehrig, B. Rose, G. Russell, J. Seo, T. Toniazzo, M. Yoshimori, L. Zeppetello. (2016) The Tropical Rain belts with an Annual cycle and a Continent Model Intercomparison Project: TRACMIP. J. of Adv. in Model. Earth Sys. doi:10.1002/2016MS000748

McDermid, S.P., G. Vellingiri, K. Bhuvaneswari, R. Gowtham, and L. Arunachalam (2016) The impacts of climate change on Tamil Nadu rainfed maize production: a multi-model approach to identifying sensitivities and uncertaintites. Current Science, 110(7): 1257-1271

Cook, B.I., S.P. Shukla, M.J. Puma, and L. Nazarenko (2015) Irrigation as an historical climate forcingClimate Dynamics, 44: 1715. doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2204-7

Ruane A., McDermid, S.P., Rosenzweig, C., Baigorria, G., Jones J., Romero C., Cecil L. (2014) Carbon-Temperature-Water change analysis for peanut production under climate change: A prototype for the AgMIP Coordinated Climate-Crop Modeling Project (C3MP). Global Change Biology. 20(2):394-407. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12412

Shukla, S.P., M. J. Puma and B. Cook (2014) The Response of the South Asian Summer Monsoon Circulation to Intensified Irrigation in Global Climate Model Simulations. Climate Dynamics. doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1786-9

Shukla, S. P., M. A. Chandler, D. Rind, L. E. Sohl, J. Jonas, and J. Lerner (2011), Teleconnections in a Warmer Climate: The Pliocene Perspective, Climate Dynamics, 37: 9-10, 1869-1887, doi: 10.1007/s00382-010-0976-y

Shukla, S. P., M. A. Chandler, J. Jonas, L. E. Sohl, K. Mankoff, and H. Dowsett (2009), Impact of a permanent El Nino (El Padre) and Indian Ocean Dipole in warm Pliocene climates, Paleoceanography, 24, PA2221, doi:10.1029/2008PA001682.


Manuscripts In Review

McDermid S.P., L.O. Mearns, and A.C. Ruane. Representing agricultural landuse and management in Earth System Models: A review of approaches and priority development areas. (revised and resubmitted for Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems)

McDermid S.P. and J. Winter. Anthropogenic Forcings on the Climate of the Aral Sea: A Regional Modeling Perspective. (revised and resubmited for Anthropocene)


Manuscripts In Preparation

McDermid, S.P., C. Montes, B. Cook, M. Puma, N. Kiang, I. Aleinov, and M. Puma. Regional and global climate responses to the explicit representation of agriculture and cropping calendars in an Earth System Model. (in prep for J. of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences, Spring 2017)

Mavromatis T., A.C. Ruane, S.P. McDermid, et al., Effects of climate change in multi crop-model ensembles: a worldwide evaluation. (in prep for Climate Research, Spring 2017)

Book Contributions

*I publish under both “McDermid” and “Shukla” surnames

V. Geethalakshmi, K. Bhuvaneswari, A. Lakshmanan, N. Udaya Sekhar, S. McDermid, A. P. Ramaraj, R. Gowtham, and K. Senthilraja. Multimodeling Approach to Assess the Impact of Climate Change on Water Availability and Rice Productivity: A Case Study in Cauvery River Basin, Tamil Nadu, India. In M. Thangarajan and Vijay P. Singh (Eds.). Groundwater Assessment, Modeling, and Management, CRC Press, USA, 2016

McDermid S.P., A.C. Ruane, N.I. Hudson, C. Rosenzweig. The AgMIP Coordinated Climate-Crop Modeling Project (C3MP): Methods and Protocols. In Hillel, D., and C. Rosenzweig (Eds.). Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems, Vol. 3. Imperial College Press. UK (in prep, 2014)

Ponnusamy, P., Vellingiri G., Arunachalam L., Danda R.R., Murthy D., McDermid S.P. Integrated Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Principal Crops and Farm Household Incomes in Southern India. In Hillel, D., and C. Rosenzweig (Eds.). Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems, Vol. 3. Imperial College Press. UK (in prep, 2014)

McDermid S.P., G. Dileepkumar, K.M. Dakshina Murthy, S. Nedumaran, P. Singh, C. Srinivasarao, V.V. Sumanthkumar, D. Raji Reddy, P. Paramasivam, V. Geethalakshmi, B. Gangwar, N. Subash, A. Ahmad, L. Zubair, and S.P. Nissanka. Integrated Assessments of the Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture: An Overview of AgMIP Regional Research in South Asia. In Hillel, D., and C. Rosenzweig (Eds.). Handbook of Climate Change and Agroecosystems, Vol. 3. Imperial College Press. UK (in prep, 2014)

Posters, Presentations and Invited Talk

*I publish under both “McDermid” and “Shukla” surname

McDermid, S.P., M. Mohanty, P. Mondal, I. Agrawal (2015) “Assessing the impact of climate variability and change on winter crop production in Madhya Pradesh, India.” The International Conference on Global Food Security, Abstract SECU2015 0648. Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, October 11-14, 2015.

McDermid, S.P. (2014) “The Impact of Agricultural Irrigation on the South Asian Monsoon Variability and Moisture Transport”, Paper Number A43K-04 in Session A43K: Intraseasonal to Interannual Variability of the Asian Monsoon in a Changing Climate III. Selected for Oral Presentation. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, December 18th, 2014.

McDermid, S.P., (2016) “Assessing the Impacts of Climate Change on Food Security: The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project” Invited Speaker. USDA/NCAR Workshop on Climate Change, Global Food Security, and the US Food System, July 12th-July 15th, 2016.

McDermid, S.P., (2016) “Exploring Interactions between Agricultural Production and Regional Climate Processes.” Invited Speaker. Session: Challenges of the Anthropocene, Association of American Geographers Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, March 31st, 2016.

McDermid, S.P., and C. Rosenzweig (2016) “Climate Change Challenges to Agriculture, Food Security, and Health.” American Meteorological Society, Capitol Hill Briefing Series, Senate Russell Office Building, Washington D.C., January 20th, 2016. 

McDermid, S.P. (2015) “Coordinated Impacts Assessments: Methods and Needs”, Invited Keynote Presentation. The Intergovermental Panel on Climate Change, Working Group I Workshop on Regional Projections for Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation. Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, September 11th-19th, 2015

McDermid, S.P. (2014) “The Challenge of Achieving Climate-Resilient, and Environmentally-Sensitive, Food Production”. Invited Speaker. Food, Global Trade, and Development, October 22nd, The New School, New York, New York, USA.

McDermid, S.P. (2014) “Regional Integrated Assessments of the Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture: An Example from Southern India.” Invited Speaker. ISCEFS International Symposium on Weather and Climate Extremes, Food Security and Biodiversity. October 20th – 24th, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virgina, USA. 

McDermid, S.P. (2014) The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project: Towards Resilient Agriculture. Invited Speaker. Indo-US Science and Technology Forum Workshop “Adaptation of Rural Communities to Climate Change”. February 21-22, Bangalore, India.

McDermid, S.P. (2013) The Impact of Irrigation on the Indian Monsoon and Moisture Transport. Invited Speaker. Conference on Climate Change and Implications for Water Resources and Nutrition Security. ILSI-India and CIMSANS. November 15-16, Bangalore, India.

McDermid, S.P. (2012) The Agricultural Model Intercomparison and Improvement Project. Invited Speaker, Community Earth Systems Model Workshop, Societal Dimensions Working Group Session, June 18-21, Breckenridge, CO, USA.