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CCSM Data Sea Ice Model (dice6)
Entry ID: NCAR_DICE6

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Summary
Abstract: The Community Sea Ice Model (CSIM) is a dynamic-thermodynamic model that
includes a subgrid-scale ice thickness distribution. It uses the energy
conserving thermodynamics of Bitz and Lipscomb (1999), with four ice layers and
one snow layer in each thickness category. The ice dynamics utilizes the
elastic-viscous-plastic rheology of Hunke and Dukowicz (1997). Subgrid-scale
ridging and rafting is ... View entire text
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Description: The Community Sea Ice Model (CSIM) is the sea ice component of CCSM that will
run uncoupled from the other CCSM components. The physics in the uncoupled ice
model are identical to those in the ice model used in the fully coupled system.
This release includes the CSIM source code, documentation, input and forcing
data.
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Service Citation
Originators: NCAR
Title: Data Sea Ice Model
Release_Date: June 2004
Provider: NCAR/UCAR
Edition: 6.0
URL: http://www.ccsm.ucar.edu/models/ccsm3.0/dice6/
Service Keywords
MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition
MODELS >COUPLED CLIMATE MODELS Parameter Definition

ISO Topic Category
OCEANS
Use Constraints Users must agree to the CCSM licensing before downloading source code.
http://www.ccsm.ucar.edu/models/ccsm3.0/copyright.html
Ancillary Keywords
sea ice model
climate model
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Service Provider
UCAR/NCAR/CGD/CCSM > Community Climate System Model, Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.ccsm.ucar.edu/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: NCAR COMMUNITY CLIMATE SYSTEM MODEL
Email: ccsm at ucar.edu
Contact Address:
Climate and Global Dynamics Division
National Center for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: online
Fees: none
Personnel
NCAR COMMUNITY CLIMATE SYSTEM MODEL
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: ccsm at ucar.edu
Contact Address:
Climate and Global Dynamics Division
National Center for Atmospheric Research
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
Publications/References
For a list of CCSM publications, see:
http://www.ccsm.ucar.edu/publications/
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2005-09-12
SERF Last Revision Date: 2012-02-15
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