climate model

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climate model

[′klī·mət ‚mäd·əl]
(climatology)
A mathematical representation of the earth's climate system capable of simulating its behavior under present and altered conditions.
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The topic of climate has never been more relevant to a meeting like SC10, given the growing importance of simulation to addressing climate change questions from policy makers and stakeholders" said James Hack, National Center for Computational Sciences director at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the SC10 climate simulation thrust co-chair.
If a climate simulation can't accurately reproduce historical events, its predictions probably won't be accurate either.
Doughty and colleagues then used a climate simulation to estimate that this spread of birch trees would have warmed the whole planet more than 0.
The compute server is utilized for climate simulation on a global and regional scale and for research in climate change.
This year, the Conference Technical Program encourages participants to submit work focusing on one of three thrust areas to be featured prominently at the conference: climate simulation, heterogeneous computing and data-intensive computing.
They were run on supercomputers at NCAR's National Science Foundation-supported Climate Simulation Laboratory, and on supercomputers at Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility and the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center, both supported by the Office of Science of the U.
This will be housed in a brand new facility designed to handle the most complex computer modelling projects, including advanced climate simulation and prediction and the latest medical research.
The new improved time series is in better agreement with both the historical twentieth-century reanalysis data and the historical climate simulation of phase 5 of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP5) models.
Objective: ESiWACE will substantially improve efficiency and productivity of numerical weather and climate simulation on high-performance computing platforms by supporting the end-to-end workflow of global Earth system modelling in HPC environment.
Liu and his colleagues ran their mode back in time and matched the results of the climate simulation with the physical evidence of past climate.
The SP's computing power will open the door for even greater scientific progress in global climate simulation and atmospheric research.

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