GMDD - Papers in Open Discussion

A scale-dependent blending scheme for WRFDA: impact on regional weather forecasting
H. Wang, X.-Y. Huang, D. Xu, and J. Liu
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2455-2482, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3467 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  15 Apr 2014
An improved coupling model for water flow, sediment transport and bed evolution (CASFE v.1)
S. He, W. Liu, X. Li, and C. Ouyang
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2429-2454, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5216 KB)   Supplement (476 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  11 Apr 2014
Modelling fires in the terrestrial carbon balance by incorporating SPITFIRE into the global vegetation model ORCHIDEE – Part 1: Simulating historical global burned area and fire regime
C. Yue, P. Ciais, P. Cadule, K. Thonicke, S. Archibald, B. Poulter, W. M. Hao, S. Hantson, F. Mouillot, P. Friedlingstein, F. Maignan, and N. Viovy
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2377-2427, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5759 KB)   Supplement (3167 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  10 Apr 2014
Refinement of a model for evaluating the population exposure in an urban area
J. Soares, A. Kousa, J. Kukkonen, L. Matilainen, L. Kangas, M. Kauhaniemi, K. Riikonen, J.-P. Jalkanen, T. Rasila, O. Hänninen, T. Koskentalo, M. Aarnio, C. Hendriks, and A. Karppinen
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2335-2375, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 19508 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  10 Apr 2014
Air quality forecasts at kilometer scale grid over Spanish complex terrains
M. T. Pay, F. Martínez, M. Guevara, and J. M. Baldasano
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2293-2334, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5347 KB)   Supplement (229 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  09 Apr 2014
Improving subtropical boundary layer cloudiness in the 2011 NCEP GFS
J. K. Fletcher, C. S. Bretherton, H. Xiao, R. Sun, and J. Han
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2249-2291, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8948 KB)   Supplement (39 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  09 Apr 2014
The generic MESSy submodel TENDENCY (v1.0) for process-based analyses in Earth System Models
R. Eichinger and P. Jöckel
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2217-2247, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3937 KB)   Supplement (153 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  08 Apr 2014
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. Discuss., 7, 2173-2216, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6028 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  04 Apr 2014
A reduced order modeling approach to represent subgrid-scale hydrological dynamics for regional- and climate-scale land-surface simulations: application in a polygonal tundra landscape
G. S. H. Pau, G. Bisht, and W. J. Riley
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2125-2172, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9159 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  04 Apr 2014
MOMBA 1.1 – a high-resolution Baltic Sea configuration of GFDL's modular ocean model
H. Dietze, U. Löptien, and K. Getzlaff
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2065-2124, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11688 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  03 Apr 2014
On the sensitivity of 3-D thermal convection codes to numerical discretization: a model intercomparison
P.-A. Arrial, N. Flyer, G. B. Wright, and L. H. Kellogg
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2033-2064, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 7829 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  01 Apr 2014
Decoupling the effects of clear atmosphere and clouds to simplify calculations of the broadband solar irradiance at ground level
A. Oumbe, Z. Qu, P. Blanc, M. Lefèvre, L. Wald, and S. Cros
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 2007-2032, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1002 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   Special Issue


  01 Apr 2014
Simulation of tropospheric chemistry and aerosols with the climate model EC-Earth
T. P. C. van Noije, P. Le Sager, A. J. Segers, P. F. J. van Velthoven, M. C. Krol, and W. Hazeleger
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1933-2006, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11545 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  25 Mar 2014
Probabilistic calibration of a Greenland Ice Sheet model using spatially-resolved synthetic observations: toward projections of ice mass loss with uncertainties
W. Chang, P. J. Applegate, M. Haran, and K. Keller
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1905-1931, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1478 KB)   Supplement (2906 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  25 Mar 2014
SEHR-ECHO v1.0: a Spatially-Explicit Hydrologic Response model for ecohydrologic applications
B. Schaefli, L. Nicótina, C. Imfeld, P. Da Ronco, E. Bertuzzo, and A. Rinaldo
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1865-1904, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 5969 KB)   Supplement (193 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  19 Mar 2014
A linear algorithm for solving non-linear isothermal ice-shelf equations
A. Sargent and J. L. Fastook
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1829-1864, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2399 KB)   Supplement (11 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 4 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  18 Mar 2014
Formulation, calibration and validation of the DAIS model (version 1), a simple Antarctic Ice Sheet model sensitive to variations of sea level and ocean subsurface temperature
G. Shaffer
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1791-1827, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3997 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  18 Mar 2014
The implementation of the CLaMS Lagrangian transport core into the chemistry climate model EMAC 2.40.1: application on age of air and transport of long-lived trace species
C. M. Hoppe, L. Hoffmann, P. Konopka, J.-U. Grooß, F. Ploeger, G. Günther, P. Jöckel, and R. Müller
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1759-1790, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3042 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  17 Mar 2014
Explicit planktic calcifiers in the University of Victoria Earth System Climate Model
K. F. Kvale, K. J. Meissner, D. P. Keller, M. Eby, and A. Schmittner
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1709-1758, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 6809 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  14 Mar 2014
Implementation of a soil albedo scheme in the CABLEv1.4b land surface model and evaluation against MODIS estimates over Australia
J. Kala, J. P. Evans, A. J. Pitman, C. B. Schaaf, M. Decker, C. Carouge, D. Mocko, and Q. Sun
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1671-1707, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8474 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  13 Mar 2014
Development of a semi-parametric PAR partitioning model for the contiguous US
J. C. Kathilankal, T. L. O'Halloran, A. Schmidt, C. V. Hanson, and B. E. Law
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1649-1669, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1417 KB)   Supplement (1 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  06 Mar 2014
Description and basic evaluation of 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. Discuss., 7, 1601-1647, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3324 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  04 Mar 2014
Application of a computationally efficient method to approximate gap model results with a probabilistic approach
M. Scherstjanoi, J. O. Kaplan, and H. Lischke
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1535-1600, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 9136 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  28 Feb 2014
Root mean square error (RMSE) or mean absolute error (MAE)?
T. Chai and R. R. Draxler
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1525-1534, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 213 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  28 Feb 2014
Coupling earth system and integrated assessment models: the problem of steady state
B. Bond-Lamberty, K. Calvin, A. D. Jones, J. Mao, P. Patel, X. Shi, A. Thomson, P. Thornton, and Y. Zhou
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1499-1524, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1057 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  27 Feb 2014
A cusp catastrophe model for alluvial channel regime and classification of channel patterns
Y. Xiao, X. J. Shao, and Y. Yang
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1477-1497, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1035 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  24 Feb 2014
Numerical simulations of oceanic oxygen cycling in the FAMOUS Earth-System model: FAMOUS-ES, version 1.0
J. H. T. Williams, I. J. Totterdell, P. R. Halloran, and P. J. Valdes
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1453-1476, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1596 KB)   Supplement (1 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   Special Issue


  21 Feb 2014
Analysing Amazonian forest productivity using a new individual and trait-based model (TFS v.1)
N. M. Fyllas, E. Gloor, L. M. Mercado, S. Sitch, C. A. Quesada, T. F. Domingues, D. R. Galbraith, A. Torre-Lezama, E. Vilanova, H. Ramírez-Angulo, N. Higuchi, D. A. Neill, M. Silveira, L. Ferreira, G. A. Aymard C, Y. Malhi, O. L. Phillips, and J. Lloyd
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1413-1452, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3191 KB)   Supplement (1491 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  20 Feb 2014
A multiresolution spatial parameterization for the estimation of fossil-fuel carbon dioxide emissions via atmospheric inversions
J. Ray, V. Yadav, A. M. Michalak, B. van Bloemen Waanders, and S. A. McKenna
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1277-1315, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3505 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  06 Feb 2014
Tracking winter extra-tropical cyclones based on their relative vorticity evolution and sensitivity to prior data filtering (cycloTRACK v1.0)
E. Flaounas, V. Kotroni, K. Lagouvardos, and I. Flaounas
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1245-1276, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 3000 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  03 Feb 2014
Modeling sugar cane yield with a process-based model from site to continental scale: uncertainties arising from model structure and parameter values
A. Valade, P. Ciais, N. Vuichard, N. Viovy, N. Huth, F. Marin, and J.-F. Martiné
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1197-1244, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 8138 KB)   Supplement (160 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  31 Jan 2014
Development of a tangent linear model (version 1.0) for the high-order method modelling environment dynamical core
S. Kim, B.-J. Jung, and Y. Jo
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1175-1196, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 2098 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 3 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  28 Jan 2014
Simulations of direct and reflected waves trajectories for in situ GNSS-R experiments
N. Roussel, F. Frappart, G. Ramillien, C. Desjardins, P. Gegout, F. Pérosanz, and R. Biancale
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 1001-1062, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 10837 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  24 Jan 2014
Three-dimensional phase-field study of crack-seal microstructures – insights from innovative post-processing techniques
K. Ankit, M. Selzer, and B. Nestler
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 631-658, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 4861 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 0 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  17 Jan 2014
High resolution global climate modelling; the UPSCALE project, a large simulation campaign
M. S. Mizielinski, M. J. Roberts, P. L. Vidale, R. Schiemann, M.-E. Demory, J. Strachan, T. Edwards, A. Stephens, B. N. Lawrence, M. Pritchard, P. Chiu, A. Iwi, J. Churchill, C. del Cano Novales, J. Kettleborough, W. Roseblade, P. Selwood, M. Foster, M. Glover, and A. Malcolm
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 563-591, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 926 KB)   Supplement (96 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  17 Jan 2014
Application of a global nonhydrostatic model with a stretched-grid system to regional aerosol simulations around Japan
D. Goto, T. Dai, M. Satoh, H. Tomita, J. Uchida, S. Misawa, T. Inoue, H. Tsuruta, K. Ueda, C. F. S. Ng, A. Takami, N. Sugimoto, A. Shimizu, T. Ohara, and T. Nakajima
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 7, 131-179, 2014
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 11698 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  08 Jan 2014
Development of a variational flux inversion system (INVICAT v1.0) within the TOMCAT chemical transport model
C. Wilson, M. P. Chipperfield, M. Gloor, and F. Chevallier
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 6, 7117-7159, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1071 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  23 Dec 2013
IPR 1.0: an efficient method for calculating solar radiation absorbed by individual plants in sparse heterogeneous woody plant communities
Y. Zhang, W. Chen, and J. Li
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 6, 6927-6974, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 810 KB)   Supplement (642 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 2 Comments)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  18 Dec 2013
Influences of calibration data length and data period on model parameterization and quantification of terrestrial ecosystem carbon dynamics
Q. Zhu and Q. Zhuang
Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 6, 6835-6865, 2013
 Abstract   Discussion Paper (PDF, 1333 KB)   Interactive Discussion (Open, 1 Comment)   Manuscript under review for GMD   


  17 Dec 2013