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Abstract: See samples from the first 30 years of numerical computation and visualization
in atmospheric science.Lewis Fry Richardson published Weather Prediction by
Numerical Process in 1922. He imagined a stadium filled with people, each
equipped with a slide rule and tasked with calculating a small part of the
overwhelmingly large problem. And this symphony of calculation would ... View entire text
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  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

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Community Data Portal, Visualization and Enabling Technologies Section, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
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Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
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Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24