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https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-4581-2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-4581-2022
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08 Apr 2022
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Impacts of three types of solar geoengineering on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation

Mengdie Xie, John C. Moore, Liyun Zhao, Michael Wolovick, and Helene Muri

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We use data from six Earth system models to estimate Atlantic meridional overturning circulation (AMOC) changes and its drivers under four different solar geoengineering methods. Solar dimming seems relatively more effective than marine cloud brightening or stratospheric aerosol injection at reversing greenhouse-gas-driven declines in AMOC. Geoengineering-induced AMOC amelioration is due to better maintenance of air–sea temperature differences and reduced loss of Arctic summer sea ice.
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