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Geoscientific Model Development An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
27 Nov 2014
The spectral element method (SEM) on variable-resolution grids: evaluating grid sensitivity and resolution-aware numerical viscosity
O. Guba, M. A. Taylor, P. A. Ullrich, J. R. Overfelt, and M. N. Levy
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2803-2816, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2803-2014, 2014 | 22,422 views
10 May 2011
Medusa-1.0: a new intermediate complexity plankton ecosystem model for the global domain
A. Yool, E. E. Popova, and T. R. Anderson
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 381-417, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-381-2011, 2011 | 18,009 views
06 May 2014
Application and evaluation of a new radiation code under McICA scheme in BCC_AGCM2.0.1
H. Zhang, X. Jing, and J. Li
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 737-754, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-737-2014, 2014 | 17,969 views
14 Jun 2011
Carbon monoxide as a tracer for tropical troposphere to stratosphere transport in the Chemical Lagrangian Model of the Stratosphere (CLaMS)
R. Pommrich, R. Müller, J.-U. Grooß, P. Konopka, G. Günther, H.-C. Pumphrey, S. Viciani, F. D'Amato, and M. Riese
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 4, 1185-1211, doi:10.5194/gmdd-4-1185-2011, 2011
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments) | 17,927 views
07 Aug 2013
Atmospheric dissolved iron deposition to the global oceans: effects of oxalate-promoted Fe dissolution, photochemical redox cycling, and dust mineralogy
M. S. Johnson and N. Meskhidze
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1137-1155, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1137-2013, 2013 | 16,460 views
12 Jan 2010
Description and evaluation of the Model for Ozone and Related chemical Tracers, version 4 (MOZART-4)
L. K. Emmons, S. Walters, P. G. Hess, J.-F. Lamarque, G. G. Pfister, D. Fillmore, C. Granier, A. Guenther, D. Kinnison, T. Laepple, J. Orlando, X. Tie, G. Tyndall, C. Wiedinmyer, S. L. Baughcum, and S. Kloster
Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 43-67, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-43-2010, 2010 | 15,928 views
29 Nov 2011
Development and evaluation of an Earth-System model – HadGEM2
W. J. Collins, N. Bellouin, M. Doutriaux-Boucher, N. Gedney, P. Halloran, T. Hinton, J. Hughes, C. D. Jones, M. Joshi, S. Liddicoat, G. Martin, F. O'Connor, J. Rae, C. Senior, S. Sitch, I. Totterdell, A. Wiltshire, and S. Woodward
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 1051-1075, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-1051-2011, 2011 | 13,138 views
30 Jun 2014
Root mean square error (RMSE) or mean absolute error (MAE)? – Arguments against avoiding RMSE in the literature
T. Chai and R. R. Draxler
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1247-1250, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1247-2014, 2014 | 12,597 views
13 Sep 2013
The Rock Geochemical Model (RokGeM) v0.9
G. Colbourn, A. Ridgwell, and T. M. Lenton
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1543-1573, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1543-2013, 2013 | 11,917 views
21 May 2012
Toward a minimal representation of aerosols in climate models: description and evaluation in the Community Atmosphere Model CAM5
X. Liu, R. C. Easter, S. J. Ghan, R. Zaveri, P. Rasch, X. Shi, J.-F. Lamarque, A. Gettelman, H. Morrison, F. Vitt, A. Conley, S. Park, R. Neale, C. Hannay, A. M. L. Ekman, P. Hess, N. Mahowald, W. Collins, M. J. Iacono, C. S. Bretherton, M. G. Flanner, and D. Mitchell
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 709-739, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-709-2012, 2012 | 11,645 views
01 Jul 2011
The HadGEM2-ES implementation of CMIP5 centennial simulations
C. D. Jones, J. K. Hughes, N. Bellouin, S. C. Hardiman, G. S. Jones, J. Knight, S. Liddicoat, F. M. O'Connor, R. J. Andres, C. Bell, K.-O. Boo, A. Bozzo, N. Butchart, P. Cadule, K. D. Corbin, M. Doutriaux-Boucher, P. Friedlingstein, J. Gornall, L. Gray, P. R. Halloran, G. Hurtt, W. J. Ingram, J.-F. Lamarque, R. M. Law, M. Meinshausen, S. Osprey, E. J. Palin, L. Parsons Chini, T. Raddatz, M. G. Sanderson, A. A. Sellar, A. Schurer, P. Valdes, N. Wood, S. Woodward, M. Yoshioka, and M. Zerroukat
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 543-570, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-543-2011, 2011 | 9,656 views
27 Mar 2012
CAM-chem: description and evaluation of interactive atmospheric chemistry in the Community Earth System Model
J.-F. Lamarque, L. K. Emmons, P. G. Hess, D. E. Kinnison, S. Tilmes, F. Vitt, C. L. Heald, E. A. Holland, P. H. Lauritzen, J. Neu, J. J. Orlando, P. J. Rasch, and G. K. Tyndall
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 369-411, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-369-2012, 2012 | 9,177 views
04 Oct 2011
MIROC-ESM 2010: model description and basic results of CMIP5-20c3m experiments
S. Watanabe, T. Hajima, K. Sudo, T. Nagashima, T. Takemura, H. Okajima, T. Nozawa, H. Kawase, M. Abe, T. Yokohata, T. Ise, H. Sato, E. Kato, K. Takata, S. Emori, and M. Kawamiya
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 845-872, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-845-2011, 2011 | 8,294 views
26 Nov 2012
The Model of Emissions of Gases and Aerosols from Nature version 2.1 (MEGAN2.1): an extended and updated framework for modeling biogenic emissions
A. B. Guenther, X. Jiang, C. L. Heald, T. Sakulyanontvittaya, T. Duhl, L. K. Emmons, and X. Wang
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 1471-1492, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-1471-2012, 2012 | 8,028 views
07 Feb 2013
The Atmospheric Chemistry and Climate Model Intercomparison Project (ACCMIP): overview and description of models, simulations and climate diagnostics
J.-F. Lamarque, D. T. Shindell, B. Josse, P. J. Young, I. Cionni, V. Eyring, D. Bergmann, P. Cameron-Smith, W. J. Collins, R. Doherty, S. Dalsoren, G. Faluvegi, G. Folberth, S. J. Ghan, L. W. Horowitz, Y. H. Lee, I. A. MacKenzie, T. Nagashima, V. Naik, D. Plummer, M. Righi, S. T. Rumbold, M. Schulz, R. B. Skeie, D. S. Stevenson, S. Strode, K. Sudo, S. Szopa, A. Voulgarakis, and G. Zeng
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 179-206, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-179-2013, 2013 | 8,002 views
27 Oct 2010
Implementation and evaluation of a new methane model within a dynamic global vegetation model: LPJ-WHyMe v1.3.1
R. Wania, I. Ross, and I. C. Prentice
Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 565-584, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-565-2010, 2010 | 7,990 views
07 Sep 2011
The HadGEM2 family of Met Office Unified Model climate configurations
The HadGEM2 Development Team: G. M. Martin, N. Bellouin, W. J. Collins, I. D. Culverwell, P. R. Halloran, S. C. Hardiman, T. J. Hinton, C. D. Jones, R. E. McDonald, A. J. McLaren, F. M. O'Connor, M. J. Roberts, J. M. Rodriguez, S. Woodward, M. J. Best, M. E. Brooks, A. R. Brown, N. Butchart, C. Dearden, S. H. Derbyshire, I. Dharssi, M. Doutriaux-Boucher, J. M. Edwards, P. D. Falloon, N. Gedney, L. J. Gray, H. T. Hewitt, M. Hobson, M. R. Huddleston, J. Hughes, S. Ineson, W. J. Ingram, P. M. James, T. C. Johns, C. E. Johnson, A. Jones, C. P. Jones, M. M. Joshi, A. B. Keen, S. Liddicoat, A. P. Lock, A. V. Maidens, J. C. Manners, S. F. Milton, J. G. L. Rae, J. K. Ridley, A. Sellar, C. A. Senior, I. J. Totterdell, A. Verhoef, P. L. Vidale, and A. Wiltshire
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 723-757, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-723-2011, 2011 | 7,927 views
01 Nov 2013
The Lagrangian particle dispersion model FLEXPART-WRF version 3.1
J. Brioude, D. Arnold, A. Stohl, M. Cassiani, D. Morton, P. Seibert, W. Angevine, S. Evan, A. Dingwell, J. D. Fast, R. C. Easter, I. Pisso, J. Burkhart, and G. Wotawa
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1889-1904, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1889-2013, 2013 | 7,497 views
21 Oct 2013
Intercomparison of temperature trends in IPCC CMIP5 simulations with observations, reanalyses and CMIP3 models
J. Xu, A. M. Powell Jr., and L. Zhao
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1705-1714, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1705-2013, 2013 | 7,491 views
21 Jan 2011
Climate forcing reconstructions for use in PMIP simulations of the last millennium (v1.0)
G. A. Schmidt, J. H. Jungclaus, C. M. Ammann, E. Bard, P. Braconnot, T. J. Crowley, G. Delaygue, F. Joos, N. A. Krivova, R. Muscheler, B. L. Otto-Bliesner, J. Pongratz, D. T. Shindell, S. K. Solanki, F. Steinhilber, and L. E. A. Vieira
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 33-45, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-33-2011, 2011 | 6,847 views
12 Sep 2014
Description and basic evaluation of Beijing Normal University Earth System Model (BNU-ESM) version 1
D. Ji, L. Wang, J. Feng, Q. Wu, H. Cheng, Q. Zhang, J. Yang, W. Dong, Y. Dai, D. Gong, R.-H. Zhang, X. Wang, J. Liu, J. C. Moore, D. Chen, and M. Zhou
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2039-2064, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2039-2014, 2014 | 6,701 views
05 Jun 2013
The ICON-1.2 hydrostatic atmospheric dynamical core on triangular grids – Part 1: Formulation and performance of the baseline version
H. Wan, M. A. Giorgetta, G. Zängl, M. Restelli, D. Majewski, L. Bonaventura, K. Fröhlich, D. Reinert, P. Rípodas, L. Kornblueh, and J. Förstner
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 735-763, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-735-2013, 2013 | 6,576 views
16 Nov 2011
Plant functional type mapping for earth system models
B. Poulter, P. Ciais, E. Hodson, H. Lischke, F. Maignan, S. Plummer, and N. E. Zimmermann
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 993-1010, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-993-2011, 2011 | 6,485 views
24 May 2013
The Norwegian Earth System Model, NorESM1-M – Part 1: Description and basic evaluation of the physical climate
M. Bentsen, I. Bethke, J. B. Debernard, T. Iversen, A. Kirkevåg, Ø. Seland, H. Drange, C. Roelandt, I. A. Seierstad, C. Hoose, and J. E. Kristjánsson
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 687-720, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-687-2013, 2013 | 6,417 views
03 Dec 2014
GEOtop 2.0: simulating the combined energy and water balance at and below the land surface accounting for soil freezing, snow cover and terrain effects
S. Endrizzi, S. Gruber, M. Dall'Amico, and R. Rigon
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2831-2857, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2831-2014, 2014 | 6,399 views
30 Jan 2012
Climate forcing reconstructions for use in PMIP simulations of the Last Millennium (v1.1)
G. A. Schmidt, J. H. Jungclaus, C. M. Ammann, E. Bard, P. Braconnot, T. J. Crowley, G. Delaygue, F. Joos, N. A. Krivova, R. Muscheler, B. L. Otto-Bliesner, J. Pongratz, D. T. Shindell, S. K. Solanki, F. Steinhilber, and L. E. A. Vieira
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 185-191, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-185-2012, 2012 | 6,272 views
29 Jan 2013
CLM4-BeTR, a generic biogeochemical transport and reaction module for CLM4: model development, evaluation, and application
J. Y. Tang, W. J. Riley, C. D. Koven, and Z. M. Subin
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 127-140, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-127-2013, 2013 | 6,211 views
03 May 2012
Importance of the surface size distribution of erodible material: an improvement on the Dust Entrainment And Deposition (DEAD) Model
M. Mokhtari, L. Gomes, P. Tulet, and T. Rezoug
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 581-598, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-581-2012, 2012 | 5,961 views
15 May 2013
Present state of global wetland extent and wetland methane modelling: methodology of a model inter-comparison project (WETCHIMP)
R. Wania, J. R. Melton, E. L. Hodson, B. Poulter, B. Ringeval, R. Spahni, T. Bohn, C. A. Avis, G. Chen, A. V. Eliseev, P. O. Hopcroft, W. J. Riley, Z. M. Subin, H. Tian, P. M. van Bodegom, T. Kleinen, Z. C. Yu, J. S. Singarayer, S. Zürcher, D. P. Lettenmaier, D. J. Beerling, S. N. Denisov, C. Prigent, F. Papa, and J. O. Kaplan
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 617-641, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-617-2013, 2013 | 5,902 views
17 Jul 2012
Modelling sub-grid wetland in the ORCHIDEE global land surface model: evaluation against river discharges and remotely sensed data
B. Ringeval, B. Decharme, S. L. Piao, P. Ciais, F. Papa, N. de Noblet-Ducoudré, C. Prigent, P. Friedlingstein, I. Gouttevin, C. Koven, and A. Ducharne
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 941-962, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-941-2012, 2012 | 5,901 views
20 Jul 2011
The Fire INventory from NCAR (FINN): a high resolution global model to estimate the emissions from open burning
C. Wiedinmyer, S. K. Akagi, R. J. Yokelson, L. K. Emmons, J. A. Al-Saadi, J. J. Orlando, and A. J. Soja
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 625-641, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-625-2011, 2011 | 5,873 views
10 Jul 2014
Regional climate modeling on European scales: a joint standard evaluation of the EURO-CORDEX RCM ensemble
S. Kotlarski, K. Keuler, O. B. Christensen, A. Colette, M. Déqué, A. Gobiet, K. Goergen, D. Jacob, D. Lüthi, E. van Meijgaard, G. Nikulin, C. Schär, C. Teichmann, R. Vautard, K. Warrach-Sagi, and V. Wulfmeyer
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1297-1333, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1297-2014, 2014 | 5,838 views
06 Nov 2012
Development of high resolution land surface parameters for the Community Land Model
Y. Ke, L. R. Leung, M. Huang, A. M. Coleman, H. Li, and M. S. Wigmosta
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 1341-1362, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-1341-2012, 2012 | 5,774 views
01 Sep 2011
The Joint UK Land Environment Simulator (JULES), model description – Part 1: Energy and water fluxes
M. J. Best, M. Pryor, D. B. Clark, G. G. Rooney, R .L. H. Essery, C. B. Ménard, J. M. Edwards, M. A. Hendry, A. Porson, N. Gedney, L. M. Mercado, S. Sitch, E. Blyth, O. Boucher, P. M. Cox, C. S. B. Grimmond, and R. J. Harding
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 677-699, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-677-2011, 2011 | 5,606 views
24 Aug 2012
Models of soil organic matter decomposition: the SoilR package, version 1.0
C. A. Sierra, M. Müller, and S. E. Trumbore
Geosci. Model Dev., 5, 1045-1060, doi:10.5194/gmd-5-1045-2012, 2012 | 5,571 views
09 Apr 2013
Inclusion of ash and SO2 emissions from volcanic eruptions in WRF-Chem: development and some applications
M. Stuefer, S. R. Freitas, G. Grell, P. Webley, S. Peckham, S. A. McKeen, and S. D. Egan
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 457-468, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-457-2013, 2013 | 5,475 views
10 Nov 2014
Recent development of the Met Office operational ocean forecasting system: an overview and assessment of the new Global FOAM forecasts
E. W. Blockley, M. J. Martin, A. J. McLaren, A. G. Ryan, J. Waters, D. J. Lea, I. Mirouze, K. A. Peterson, A. Sellar, and D. Storkey
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2613-2638, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2613-2014, 2014 | 5,464 views
26 May 2016
Overview of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (CMIP6) experimental design and organization
Veronika Eyring, Sandrine Bony, Gerald A. Meehl, Catherine A. Senior, Bjorn Stevens, Ronald J. Stouffer, and Karl E. Taylor
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 1937-1958, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1937-2016, 2016 | 5,442 views
07 Jul 2015
System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses (SAGA) v. 2.1.4
O. Conrad, B. Bechtel, M. Bock, H. Dietrich, E. Fischer, L. Gerlitz, J. Wehberg, V. Wichmann, and J. Böhner
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 1991-2007, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-1991-2015, 2015 | 5,400 views
30 Aug 2013
Mathematics of the total alkalinity–pH equation – pathway to robust and universal solution algorithms: the SolveSAPHE package v1.0.1
G. Munhoven
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 1367-1388, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-1367-2013, 2013 | 5,226 views
01 Sep 2011
The Joint UK Land Environment Simulator (JULES), model description – Part 2: Carbon fluxes and vegetation dynamics
D. B. Clark, L. M. Mercado, S. Sitch, C. D. Jones, N. Gedney, M. J. Best, M. Pryor, G. G. Rooney, R. L. H. Essery, E. Blyth, O. Boucher, R. J. Harding, C. Huntingford, and P. M. Cox
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 701-722, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-701-2011, 2011 | 4,924 views
04 Mar 2013
Evaluation of the carbon cycle components in the Norwegian Earth System Model (NorESM)
J. F. Tjiputra, C. Roelandt, M. Bentsen, D. M. Lawrence, T. Lorentzen, J. Schwinger, Ø. Seland, and C. Heinze
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 301-325, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-301-2013, 2013 | 4,858 views
02 Oct 2014
Air quality forecast of PM10 in Beijing with Community Multi-scale Air Quality Modeling (CMAQ) system: emission and improvement
Q. Z. Wu, W. S. Xu, A. J. Shi, Y. T. Li, X. J. Zhao, Z. F. Wang, J. X. Li, and L. N. Wang
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 2243-2259, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2243-2014, 2014 | 4,853 views
08 Sep 2014
Short ensembles: an efficient method for discerning climate-relevant sensitivities in atmospheric general circulation models
H. Wan, P. J. Rasch, K. Zhang, Y. Qian, H. Yan, and C. Zhao
Geosci. Model Dev., 7, 1961-1977, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1961-2014, 2014 | 4,835 views
07 Apr 2010
The Meteorology-Chemistry Interface Processor (MCIP) for the CMAQ modeling system: updates through MCIPv3.4.1
T. L. Otte and J. E. Pleim
Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 243-256, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-243-2010, 2010 | 4,809 views
13 Oct 2010
Description and evaluation of GLOMAP-mode: a modal global aerosol microphysics model for the UKCA composition-climate model
G. W. Mann, K. S. Carslaw, D. V. Spracklen, D. A. Ridley, P. T. Manktelow, M. P. Chipperfield, S. J. Pickering, and C. E. Johnson
Geosci. Model Dev., 3, 519-551, doi:10.5194/gmd-3-519-2010, 2010 | 4,668 views
16 Jul 2013
The SURFEXv7.2 land and ocean surface platform for coupled or offline simulation of earth surface variables and fluxes
V. Masson, P. Le Moigne, E. Martin, S. Faroux, A. Alias, R. Alkama, S. Belamari, A. Barbu, A. Boone, F. Bouyssel, P. Brousseau, E. Brun, J.-C. Calvet, D. Carrer, B. Decharme, C. Delire, S. Donier, K. Essaouini, A.-L. Gibelin, H. Giordani, F. Habets, M. Jidane, G. Kerdraon, E. Kourzeneva, M. Lafaysse, S. Lafont, C. Lebeaupin Brossier, A. Lemonsu, J.-F. Mahfouf, P. Marguinaud, M. Mokhtari, S. Morin, G. Pigeon, R. Salgado, Y. Seity, F. Taillefer, G. Tanguy, P. Tulet, B. Vincendon, V. Vionnet, and A. Voldoire
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 929-960, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-929-2013, 2013 | 4,642 views
17 Dec 2013
The North American Carbon Program Multi-Scale Synthesis and Terrestrial Model Intercomparison Project – Part 1: Overview and experimental design
D. N. Huntzinger, C. Schwalm, A. M. Michalak, K. Schaefer, A. W. King, Y. Wei, A. Jacobson, S. Liu, R. B. Cook, W. M. Post, G. Berthier, D. Hayes, M. Huang, A. Ito, H. Lei, C. Lu, J. Mao, C. H. Peng, S. Peng, B. Poulter, D. Riccuito, X. Shi, H. Tian, W. Wang, N. Zeng, F. Zhao, and Q. Zhu
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 2121-2133, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-2121-2013, 2013 | 4,498 views
13 Jul 2011
Influence of the compiler on multi-CPU performance of WRFv3
T. Langkamp and J. Böhner
Geosci. Model Dev., 4, 611-623, doi:10.5194/gmd-4-611-2011, 2011 | 4,402 views
17 May 2013
A model for global biomass burning in preindustrial time: LPJ-LMfire (v1.0)
M. Pfeiffer, A. Spessa, and J. O. Kaplan
Geosci. Model Dev., 6, 643-685, doi:10.5194/gmd-6-643-2013, 2013 | 4,366 views
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