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Geoscientific Model Development An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
The following lists the discussion papers and final revised papers published within the last 30 days.
26 Aug 2016
Asynchronous communication in spectral-element and discontinuous Galerkin methods for atmospheric dynamics – a case study using the High-Order Methods Modeling Environment (HOMME-homme_dg_branch)
Benjamin F. Jamroz and Robert Klöfkorn
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2881-2892, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2881-2016, 2016
26 Aug 2016
EnKF and 4D-Var data assimilation with chemical transport model BASCOE (version 05.06)
Sergey Skachko, Richard Ménard, Quentin Errera, Yves Christophe, and Simon Chabrillat
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2893-2908, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2893-2016, 2016
25 Aug 2016
Land-surface parameter optimisation using data assimilation techniques: the adJULES system V1.0
Nina M. Raoult, Tim E. Jupp, Peter M. Cox, and Catherine M. Luke
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2833-2852, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2833-2016, 2016
25 Aug 2016
C4MIP – The Coupled Climate–Carbon Cycle Model Intercomparison Project: experimental protocol for CMIP6
Chris D. Jones, Vivek Arora, Pierre Friedlingstein, Laurent Bopp, Victor Brovkin, John Dunne, Heather Graven, Forrest Hoffman, Tatiana Ilyina, Jasmin G. John, Martin Jung, Michio Kawamiya, Charlie Koven, Julia Pongratz, Thomas Raddatz, James T. Randerson, and Sönke Zaehle
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2853-2880, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2853-2016, 2016
25 Aug 2016
Implementation of aerosol-cloud interactions in the regional atmosphere-aerosol model COSMO-MUSCAT and evaluation using satellite data
Dipu Sudhakar, Johannes Quaas, Ralf Wolke, Jens Stoll, Andreas Mühlbauer, Marc Salzmann, Bernd Heinold, and Ina Tegen
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-186, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
25 Aug 2016
A JavaScript API for the Ice Sheet System Model: towards on online interactive model for the Cryosphere Community
Eric Larour, Daniel Cheng, Gilberto Perez, Justin Quinn, Mathieu Morlighem, Bao Duong, Lan Nguyen, Kit Petrie, Silva Harounian, Daria Halkides, and Wayne Hayes
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-179, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Aug 2016
LS3MIP (v1.0) contribution to CMIP6: the Land Surface, Snow and Soil moisture Model Intercomparison Project – aims, setup and expected outcome
Bart van den Hurk, Hyungjun Kim, Gerhard Krinner, Sonia I. Seneviratne, Chris Derksen, Taikan Oki, Hervé Douville, Jeanne Colin, Agnès Ducharne, Frederique Cheruy, Nicholas Viovy, Michael J. Puma, Yoshihide Wada, Weiping Li, Binghao Jia, Andrea Alessandri, Dave M. Lawrence, Graham P. Weedon, Richard Ellis, Stefan Hagemann, Jiafu Mao, Mark G. Flanner, Matteo Zampieri, Stefano Materia, Rachel M. Law, and Justin Sheffield
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2809-2832, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2809-2016, 2016
24 Aug 2016
The Modular Arbitrary-Order Ocean-Atmosphere Model: MAOOAM v1.0
Lesley De Cruz, Jonathan Demaeyer, and Stéphane Vannitsem
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2793-2808, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2793-2016, 2016
24 Aug 2016
CPMIP: Measurements of Real Computational Performance of Earth System Models
V. Balaji, E. Maisonnave, N. Zadeh, B. N. Lawrence, J. Biercamp, U. Fladrich, G. Aloisio, R. Benson, A. Caubel, J. Durachta, M.-A. Foujols, G. Lister, S. Mocavero, S. Underwood, and G. Wright
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-197, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Aug 2016
A mask-state algorithm to accelerate volcanic ash data assimilation
Guangliang Fu, Hai-Xiang Lin, Arnold Heemink, Arjo Segers, Nils van Velzen, Tongchao Lu, Shiming Xu, and Sha Lu
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-208, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
24 Aug 2016
Half a degree Additional warming, Projections, Prognosis and Impacts (HAPPI): Background and Experimental Design
Daniel Mitchell, Krishna AchutaRao, Myles Allen, Ingo Bethke, Piers Forster, Jan Fuglestvedt, Nathan Gillett, Karsten Haustein, Trond Iverson, Neil Massey, Carl-Friedrich Schleussner, John Scinocca, Øyvind Seland, Hideo Shiogama, Emily Shuckburgh, Sarah Sparrow, Dáithí Stone, David Wallom, Michael Wehner, and Rashyd Zaaboul
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-203, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
23 Aug 2016
The impact of changing the land surface scheme in ACCESS(v1.0/1.1) on the surface climatology
Eva A. Kowalczyk, Lauren E. Stevens, Rachel M. Law, Ian N. Harman, Martin Dix, Charmaine N. Franklin, and Ying-Ping Wang
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2771-2791, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2771-2016, 2016
22 Aug 2016
YAC 1.2.0: new aspects for coupling software in Earth system modelling
Moritz Hanke, René Redler, Teresa Holfeld, and Maxim Yastremsky
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2755-2769, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2755-2016, 2016
22 Aug 2016
Implementation of state-of-the-art ternary new-particle formation scheme to the regional chemical transport model PMCAMx-UF in Europe
Elham Baranizadeh, Benjamin N. Murphy, Jan Julin, Saeed Falahat, Carly L. Reddington, Antti Arola, Lars Ahlm, Santtu Mikkonen, Christos Fountoukis, David Patoulias, Andreas Minikin, Thomas Hamburger, Ari Laaksonen, Spyros N. Pandis, Hanna Vehkamäki, Kari E. J. Lehtinen, and Ilona Riipinen
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2741-2754, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2741-2016, 2016
19 Aug 2016
RTTOV-gb – adapting the fast radiative transfer model RTTOV for the assimilation of ground-based microwave radiometer observations
Francesco De Angelis, Domenico Cimini, James Hocking, Pauline Martinet, and Stefan Kneifel
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2721-2739, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2721-2016, 2016
19 Aug 2016
Joint CO2 state and flux estimation with the 4D-Var system EURAD-IM
Johannes Klimpt, Elmar Friese, and Hendrik Elbern
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-132, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
19 Aug 2016
Development of CarbonTracker Europe-CH4 – Part 1: system set-up and sensitivity analyses
Aki Tsuruta, Tuula Aalto, Leif Backman, Janne Hakkarainen, Ingrid T. van der Laan-Luijkx, Maarten C. Krol, Renato Spahni, Sander Houweling, Marko Laine, Marcel van der Schoot, Ray Langenfelds, Raymond Ellul, and Wouter Peters
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-181, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
19 Aug 2016
Development of CarbonTracker Europe-CH4 – Part 2: global methane emission estimates and their evaluation for 2000–2012
Aki Tsuruta, Tuula Aalto, Leif Backman, Janne Hakkarainen, Ingrid T. van der Laan-Luijkx, Maarten C. krol, Renato Spahni, Sander Houweling, Marko Laine, Ed Dlugokencky, Angel J. Gomez-Pelaez, Marcel van der Schoot, Ray Langenfelds, Raymond Ellul, Jgor Arduini, Francesco Apadula, Christoph Gerbig, Dietrich G. Feist, Rigel Kivi, Yukio Yoshida, and Wouter Peters
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-182, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
18 Aug 2016
On the influence of sea-ice physics in multi-decadal ocean-ice hindcasts
Petteri Uotila, Dorotea Iovino, Martin Vancoppenolle, Mikko Lensu, and Clement Rousset
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-187, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
17 Aug 2016
The Model Intercomparison Project on the climatic response to Volcanic forcing (VolMIP): experimental design and forcing input data for CMIP6
Davide Zanchettin, Myriam Khodri, Claudia Timmreck, Matthew Toohey, Anja Schmidt, Edwin P. Gerber, Gabriele Hegerl, Alan Robock, Francesco S. R. Pausata, William T. Ball, Susanne E. Bauer, Slimane Bekki, Sandip S. Dhomse, Allegra N. LeGrande, Graham W. Mann, Lauren Marshall, Michael Mills, Marion Marchand, Ulrike Niemeier, Virginie Poulain, Eugene Rozanov, Angelo Rubino, Andrea Stenke, Kostas Tsigaridis, and Fiona Tummon
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2701-2719, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2701-2016, 2016
17 Aug 2016
On the forecast skills of a convection permitting ensemble
Theresa Schellander-Gorgas, Yong Wang, Florian Meier, Florian Weidle, Christoph Wittmann, and Alexander Kann
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-191, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
16 Aug 2016
INFERNO: a fire and emissions scheme for the UK Met Office's Unified Model
Stéphane Mangeon, Apostolos Voulgarakis, Richard Gilham, Anna Harper, Stephen Sitch, and Gerd Folberth
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2685-2700, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2685-2016, 2016
15 Aug 2016
Establishing relationship between measured and predicted soil water characteristics using SOILWAT model in three agro-ecological zones of Nigeria
OrevaOghene Aliku and Suarau O. Oshunsanya
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-165, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 2 comments)
15 Aug 2016
ASoP (v1.0): A set of methods for analyzing scales of precipitation in general circulation models
Nicholas P. Klingaman, Gill M. Martin, and Aurel Moise
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-161, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
15 Aug 2016
Spatiotemporal evaluation of EMEP4UK-WRF v4.3 atmospheric chemistry transport simulations of health-related metrics for NO2, O3, PM10 and PM2.5 for 2001–2010
C. Lin, M. R. Heal, M. Vieno, I. A. MacKenzie, B. G. Armstrong, B. K. Butland, A. Milojevic, Z. Chalabi, R. W. Atkinson, D. S. Stevenson, R. M. Doherty, and P. Wilkinson
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-183, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
12 Aug 2016
A 1/16° eddying simulation of the global NEMO sea-ice–ocean system
Doroteaciro Iovino, Simona Masina, Andrea Storto, Andrea Cipollone, and Vladimir N. Stepanov
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2665-2684, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2665-2016, 2016
12 Aug 2016
The TOMCAT global chemical transport model: Description of chemical mechanism and model evaluation
Sarah A. Monks, Stephen R. Arnold, Michael J. Hollaway, Richard J. Pope, Chris Wilson, Wuhu Feng, Kathryn M. Emmerson, Brian J. Kerridge, Barry L. Latter, Georgina M. Miles, Richard Siddans, and Martyn P. Chipperfield
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-212, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
12 Aug 2016
The Met Office Unified Model Global Atmosphere 6.0/6.1 and JULES Global Land 6.0/6.1 configurations
David Walters, Malcolm Brooks, Ian Boutle, Thomas Melvin, Rachel Stratton, Simon Vosper, Helen Wells, Keith Williams, Nigel Wood, Thomas Allen, Andrew Bushell, Dan Copsey, Paul Earnshaw, John Edwards, Markus Gross, Steven Hardiman, Chris Harris, Julian Heming, Nicholas Klingaman, Richard Levine, James Manners, Gill Martin, Sean Milton, Marion Mittermaier, Cyril Morcrette, Thomas Riddick, Malcolm Roberts, Claudio Sanchez, Paul Selwood, Alison Stirling, Chris Smith, Dan Suri, Warren Tennant, Pier Luigi Vidale, Jonathan Wilkinson, Martin Willett, Steve Woolnough, and Prince Xavier
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-194, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
11 Aug 2016
Integrating peatlands into the coupled Canadian Land Surface Scheme (CLASS) v3.6 and the Canadian Terrestrial Ecosystem Model (CTEM) v2.0
Yuanqiao Wu, Diana L. Verseghy, and Joe R. Melton
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2639-2663, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2639-2016, 2016
11 Aug 2016
Constraining a hybrid volatility basis set model for aging of wood burning emissions using smog chamber experiments
Giancarlo Ciarelli, Imad El Haddad, Emily Bruns, Sebnem Aksoyoglu, Ottmar Möhler, Urs Baltensperger, and André S. H. Prévôt
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-163, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
10 Aug 2016
Background error covariance with balance constraints for aerosol species and applications in variational data assimilation
Zengliang Zang, Zilong Hao, Yi Li, Xiaobin Pan, Wei You, Zhijin Li, and Dan Chen
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2623-2638, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2623-2016, 2016
10 Aug 2016
Soil carbon stock estimates in a nationwide inventory: evaluating performance of the ROMUL and Yasso07 models
Aleksi Lehtonen, Tapio Linkosalo, Mikko Peltoniemi, Risto Sievänen, Raisa Mäkipää, Pekka Tamminen, Maija Salemaa, Tiina Nieminen, Boris Ťupek, Juha Heikkinen, and Alexander Komarov
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-144, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
10 Aug 2016
Modeling surface water dynamics in the Amazon Basin using MOSART-Inundation-v1.0: Impacts of geomorphological parameters and river flow representation
Xiangyu Luo, Hong-Yi Li, L. Ruby Leung, Teklu K. Tesfa, Augusto Getirana, Fabrice Papa, and Laura L. Hess
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-210, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Aug 2016
StreamFlow 1.0: An extension to the spatially distributed snow model Alpine3D for hydrological modeling and deterministic stream temperature prediction
Aurélien Gallice, Mathias Bavay, Tristan Brauchli, Francesco Comola, Michael Lehning, and Hendrik Huwald
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-167, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
09 Aug 2016
Reinitialised versus continuous regional climate simulations using ALARO-0 coupled to the land surface model SURFEX
Julie Berckmans, Olivier Giot, Rozemien De Troch, Rafiq Hamdi, Reinhart Ceulemans, and Piet Termonia
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-154, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 2 comments)
05 Aug 2016
Historical greenhouse gas concentrations
Malte Meinshausen, Elisabeth Vogel, Alexander Nauels, Katja Lorbacher, Nicolai Meinshausen, David Etheridge, Paul Fraser, Stephen A. Montzka, Peter Rayner, Cathy Trudinger, Paul Krummel, Urs Beyerle, Josep G. Cannadell, John S. Daniel, Ian Enting, Rachel M. Law, Simon O'Doherty, Ron G. Prinn, Stefan Reimann, Mauro Rubino, Guus J. M. Velders, Martin K. Vollmer, and Ray Weiss
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-169, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 2 comments)
05 Aug 2016
GLEAM v3: satellite-based land evaporation and root-zone soil moisture
Brecht Martens, Diego G. Miralles, Hans Lievens, Robin van der Schalie, Richard A. M. de Jeu, Diego Férnandez-Prieto, Hylke E. Beck, Wouter A. Dorigo, and Niko E. C. Verhoest
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-162, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
03 Aug 2016
Air quality modelling in the Berlin-Brandenburg region using WRF-Chem v3.7.1: sensitivity to resolution of model grid and input data
Friderike Kuik, Axel Lauer, Galina Churkina, Hugo A. C. Denier van der Gon, Daniel Fenner, Kathleen A. Mar, and Tim M. Butler
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-190, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
02 Aug 2016
Evaluation of NorESM-OC (versions 1 and 1.2), the ocean carbon-cycle stand-alone configuration of the Norwegian Earth System Model (NorESM1)
Jörg Schwinger, Nadine Goris, Jerry F. Tjiputra, Iris Kriest, Mats Bentsen, Ingo Bethke, Mehmet Ilicak, Karen M. Assmann, and Christoph Heinze
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2589-2622, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2589-2016, 2016
02 Aug 2016
Global 7-km mesh nonhydrostatic Model Intercomparison Project for improving TYphoon forecast (TYMIP-G7): Experimental design and preliminary results
Masuo Nakano, Akiyoshi Wada, Masahiro Sawada, Hiromasa Yoshimura, Ryo Onishi, Shintaro Kawahara, Wataru Sasaki, Tomoe Nasuno, Munehiko Yamaguchi, Takeshi Iriguchi, Masato Sugi, and Yoshiaki Takeuchi
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-184, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
01 Aug 2016
Simple Plumes: A parameterization of anthropogenic aerosol optical properties and an associated Twomey effect for climate studies
Bjorn Stevens, Stephanie Fiedler, Stefan Kinne, Karsten Peters, Sebastian Rast, Jobst Müsse, Steven J. Smith, and Thorsten Mauritsen
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-189, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 2 comments)
01 Aug 2016
Development of a new gas flaring emission data set for southern West Africa
Konrad Deetz and Bernhard Vogel
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-110, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 5 comments)
01 Aug 2016
Implementation of street trees in solar radiative exchange parameterization of TEB in SURFEX v8.0
Emilie Redon, Aude Lemonsu, Valéry Masson, Benjamin Morille, and Marjorie Musy
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-157, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
01 Aug 2016
A diagram for evaluating multiple aspects of model performance in simulating vector fields
Zhongfeng Xu, Zhaolu Hou, Ying Han, and Weidong Guo
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-172, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
29 Jul 2016
Transient climate simulations of the deglaciation 21–9 thousand years before present (version 1) – PMIP4 Core experiment design and boundary conditions
Ruza F. Ivanovic, Lauren J. Gregoire, Masa Kageyama, Didier M. Roche, Paul J. Valdes, Andrea Burke, Rosemarie Drummond, W. Richard Peltier, and Lev Tarasov
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2563-2587, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2563-2016, 2016
29 Jul 2016
Exploring global surface temperature pattern scaling methodologies and assumptions from a CMIP5 model ensemble
Cary Lynch, Corinne Hartin, Ben Bond-Lamberty, and Ben Kravitz
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-170, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 0 comments)
29 Jul 2016
Finding the Goldilocks zone: Compression-error trade-off for large gridded datasets
Jeremy D. Silver and Charles S. Zender
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., doi:10.5194/gmd-2016-177, 2016
Manuscript under review for GMD (discussion: open, 1 comment)
27 Jul 2016
High-resolution land surface fluxes from satellite and reanalysis data (HOLAPS v1.0): evaluation and uncertainty assessment
Alexander Loew, Jian Peng, and Michael Borsche
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2499-2532, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2499-2016, 2016
27 Jul 2016
Comparison of adjoint and nudging methods to initialise ice sheet model basal conditions
Cyrille Mosbeux, Fabien Gillet-Chaulet, and Olivier Gagliardini
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2549-2562, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2549-2016, 2016
27 Jul 2016
Numerical framework and performance of the new multiple-phase cloud microphysics scheme in RegCM4.5: precipitation, cloud microphysics, and cloud radiative effects
Rita Nogherotto, Adrian Mark Tompkins, Graziano Giuliani, Erika Coppola, and Filippo Giorgi
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 2533-2547, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2533-2016, 2016
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