Matthew Wyant

Research Scientist
Department of Atmospheric Sciences
University of Washington


Recent Publications:

Parishani, H., M. S. Pritchard, C. S. Bretherton, M. C. Wyant, and M. Khairoutdinov: Towards low cloud-permitting cloud superparameterization. Submitted to JAMES, October 2016

Thayer-Calder, K., A. Gettelman, C. Craig, S. Goldhaber, P. A. Bogenschutz, C.-C. Chen, H. Morrison, J. Hoft, E. Raut, B. M. Griffin, J. K. Weber, V. E. Larson, M. C. Wyant, M. Wang, Z. Guo, and S. J. Ghan, 2015:
A unified parameterization of clouds and turbulence using CLUBB and subcolumns in the Community Atmosphere Model. Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 3801-3821, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-3801-2015

Wood, R., M. Wyant, C. S. Bretherton, J. Remillard, P. Kollias, J. Fletcher, J. Stemmler, S. deSzoeke, S. Yuter, M. Miller, D. Mechem, G. Tselioudis, C. Chiu, J. Mann, E. O'Connor, R. Hogan, X. Dong, M. Miller, V. Ghate, A. Jefferson, Q. Min, P. Minnis, R. Palinkonda, B. Albrecht, E. Luke, C. Hannay, Y. Lin, 2015:
Clouds, aerosol, and precipitation in the marine boundary layer: an ARM Mobile Facility deployment, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 95, 419-439, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00180.1

Wyant, M. C., C. S. Bretherton, R. Wood, G. R. Carmichael, A. Clarke, J. Fast, R. George, W. I. Gustafson Jr., C. Hannay, A. Lauer, Y. Lin, J.-J. Morcrette, J. Mulcahy, P. E. Saide, S. N. Spak, and Q. Yang, 2015:
Global and regional modeling of clouds and aerosols in the marine boundary layer during VOCALS: the VOCA Intercomparison, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 153-172, doi:10.5194/acpd-14-153-2015

Contributing Author to: Boucher, O., D. Randall, P. Artaxo, C. Bretherton, G. Feingold, P. Forster, V.-M. Kerminen, Y. Kondo, H. Liao, U. Lohmann, P. Rasch, S.K. Satheesh, S. Sherwood, B. Stevens and X.Y. Zhang, 2013:
Clouds and Aerosols. In: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis. Contribution of Working Group I to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [Stocker, T.F., D. Qin, G.-K. Plattner, M. Tignor, S.K. Allen, J. Boschung, A. Nauels, Y. Xia, V. Bex and P.M. Midgley (eds.)]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA.

Wyant, M. C., C. S. Bretherton, P. N. Blossey, and M. Khairoutdinov, 2012:
Fast Cloud Adjustment to Increasing CO2 in a Superparameterized Climate Model, J. Adv. Model Earth Syst., 4, M05001, doi:10.1029/2011MS000092

Older Publications

Research Links:

  • VOCA Experiment Specification
  • GCSS DYCOMS RF02 SCM Intercomparison Results

  • Email: mwyant at
    Phone: 206-685-9526