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Community Atmosphere Model (CAM)
Entry ID: NCAR_CAM


Summary
Abstract: The Community Atmosphere Model (CAM) is the latest in a series of global atmosphere models developed at NCAR for the weather and climate research communities. CAM also serves as the atmospheric component of the Community Climate System Model (CCSM).

Related URL
Link: DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE
Description: Download the The Community Atmosphere Model (CAM) source code, documentation, input and forcing data.

ISO Topic Category
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
ELEVATION


Use Constraints
The Community Climate System Model (CCSM) was developed in cooperation with the National Science Foundation, the Department of Energy, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research National Center for Atmospheric Research. CCSM is public domain software. For more details, see http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/models/ccsm3.0/copyright.html


Keywords
climate model
atmosphere model
CCSM3
CAM3.0


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


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2005-09-12
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-01-23



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