INGV-CMCC Carbon (ICC): A Carbon Cycle Earth System Model
31 Pages Posted: 4 Dec 2009
Date Written: April 1, 2009
This document describes the CMCC Earth System Model (ESM) for the representation of the carbon cycle in the atmosphere, land, and ocean system. The structure of the report follows the software architecture of the full system. It is intended to give a technical description of the numerical models at the base of the ESM, and how they are coupled with each other.
Keywords: Climate models, atmosphere, ocean, sea ice, vegetation, biogeochemistry
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