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Volume 9, issue 11
Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 3993–4017, 2016
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Special issue: Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 6 (CMIP6) Experimental...

Geosci. Model Dev., 9, 3993–4017, 2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Model experiment description paper 09 Nov 2016

Model experiment description paper | 09 Nov 2016

The Flux-Anomaly-Forced Model Intercomparison Project (FAFMIP) contribution to CMIP6: investigation of sea-level and ocean climate change in response to CO2 forcing

Jonathan M. Gregory et al.
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