Progress Report 2008: A Scalable and Extensible Earth System Model for Climate Change Science

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This project employs multi-disciplinary teams to accelerate development of the Community Climate System Model (CCSM), based at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). A consortium of eight Department of Energy (DOE) National Laboratories collaborate with NCAR and the NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (GMAO). The laboratories are Argonne (ANL), Brookhaven (BNL) Los Alamos (LANL), Lawrence Berkeley (LBNL), Lawrence Livermore (LLNL), Oak Ridge (ORNL), Pacific Northwest (PNNL) and Sandia (SNL). The work plan focuses on scalablity for petascale computation and extensibility to a more comprehensive earth system model. Our stated goal is to support the DOE mission in climate ... continued below

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Drake, John B; Worley, Patrick H; Hoffman, Forrest M & Jones, Phil January 1, 2009.

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This project employs multi-disciplinary teams to accelerate development of the Community Climate System Model (CCSM), based at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). A consortium of eight Department of Energy (DOE) National Laboratories collaborate with NCAR and the NASA Global Modeling and Assimilation Office (GMAO). The laboratories are Argonne (ANL), Brookhaven (BNL) Los Alamos (LANL), Lawrence Berkeley (LBNL), Lawrence Livermore (LLNL), Oak Ridge (ORNL), Pacific Northwest (PNNL) and Sandia (SNL). The work plan focuses on scalablity for petascale computation and extensibility to a more comprehensive earth system model. Our stated goal is to support the DOE mission in climate change research by helping ... To determine the range of possible climate changes over the 21st century and beyond through simulations using a more accurate climate system model that includes the full range of human and natural climate feedbacks with increased realism and spatial resolution.

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  • Report No.: ORNL/TM-2009/083
  • Grant Number: DE-AC05-00OR22725
  • DOI: 10.2172/969973 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 969973
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc926469

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Drake, John B; Worley, Patrick H; Hoffman, Forrest M & Jones, Phil. Progress Report 2008: A Scalable and Extensible Earth System Model for Climate Change Science, report, January 1, 2009; [Tennessee]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc926469/: accessed October 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.