Climate Research and Development with MATLAB and Simulink

Researchers and developers worldwide are analyzing trends and designing solutions in response to climate change. View their work, including clean energy products, scientific papers, and financial models.

Green Technology


Save the Earth: Accelerate Climate Science and Electrify Everything

Tanya Morton, MATLAB Expo, May 2022

Green Technology
Green Technology

Rolls-Royce Pathway to Net Zero

Jonathan Cooper, MATLAB Expo, May 2022

Climate Science


Integrated framework for rapid climate stress testing on a monthly timestep

Keirnan Fowler et al, Environmental Modelling & Software, April 2022
paper and MATLAB code

Climate Science
Climate Science

Validation of tsunami design guidelines for coastal bridges

Patrick Lynett et al, State of Oregon, January 1 2021

Climate Science

Impact of future climate change on malaria in West Africa

Ibrahima Diouf et al, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, October 20 2021

How to load weather data in MATLAB

Visual Crossing Weather, June 18 2021
tutorial and MATLAB API

SnowClim Model

A.C. Lute et al,, February 2022
model and data

Modelling the impact of climate change on maize yield in Victoria Nile Sub-basin, Uganda

Joash Bwambale and Khaldoon A. Mourad, Arabian Journal of Geoscience, November 2021

Expanding the 2-Dimentional Green-Ampt and Non-linear Reservoir Hydrological Model from SWMM to MATLAB®

Marcus N. Gomes Jr. et al, AGU 2021 Fall Meeting, December 2021

Effects of climate change on the movement of future landfalling Texas tropical cyclones

Pedram Hassanzadeh et al, Nature Communications, July 3 2020

Soil moisture–atmosphere feedback dominates land carbon uptake variability

Vincent Humphrey et al, Nature Communications, 2021

IoT Based Smart Farming Using Thingspeak and MATLAB

N. Penchalaiah et al, ICCCE 2020, October 12 2020

NASA Develops Early Warning System for Detecting Forest Disturbances

NASA’s Stennis Space Center, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, U.S. Geological Survey
user story, online viewer

Snow Evolution in a changing climate

Abigail Brazil, Dartmouth Digital Commons, Spring 2021
honors thesis

Anthropogenically-driven increases in the risks of summertime compound hot extremes

Jun Wang et al, Nature Communications, February 11 2020

Modeling and Parameter Estimation of Hurricane Wind Fields with Asymmetry

Derek Chang et al, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, February 14 2020

Climate change impact on flood and extreme precipitation increases with water availability

Hossein Tabari, Nature: Scientific Reports, August 13 2020

Fishery migration under the influence of global warming

Jian Tang et al, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, 2021

Probabilistic Modeling of Hurricane Wind-Induced Damage in Infrastructure Systems

Derek Chang et al,, May 7 2021
paper preprint

Climate Data Toolbox

Climate Data Toolbox, Chad Greene et al, MATLAB File Exchange, March 2019
MATLAB toolbox, Github MATLAB code

Financial Risk and Sustainability


Towards a business case for CO2 mineralisation in the cement industry

Till Strunge et al, Communications Earth & Environment, March 14 2022
paper and MATLAB model

Financial Risk and Sustainability

Using Energy-Economic Models for Climate-Related Financial Impact Analysis (24:50)

Sergey Paltsev, MATLAB Computational Finance Conference, September 29 2021

Does ESG Impact Really Enhance Portfolio Profitability?

Francesco Cesarone et al, sustainability, February 11 2022

Assessing the costs of historical inaction on climate change

Benjamin M. Sanderson and Brian C. O’Neill , Nature, June 8 2020

Modeling the Impact of Transition and Physical Climate Risks on a Portfolio of Mortgages

Lawrence Johny, Videos and Webinars, September 2021

Impacts of poverty alleviation on national and global carbon emissions

Benedikt Bruckner et al, Nature Sustainability, February 14 2022

ESG Investing: From Sin Stocks to Smart Beta

Based on paper from Fabio Alessandrini and Eric Jondeau, Center for Risk Management -- Lausanne, 2019

Optimal Dynamic Carbon Taxes in a Climate-Economy Model with Distortionary Fiscal Policy

Lint Barrage, The Review of Economic Studies, April 18 2018

Managing Climate and Carbon Risk in Investment Portfolios

Ken Seng Tan et al, Society of Actuaries, February 2018