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Community Earth System Model (CESM)
Entry ID: NCAR_CESM


Summary
Abstract: The Community Earth System Model (CESM) is a coupled climate model for simulating Earth's climate system. Composed of five separate models simultaneously simulating the Earth's atmosphere, ocean, land, land-ice, and sea-ice, plus one central coupler component, CESM allows researchers to conduct fundamental research into the Earth's past, present, and future climate states.

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Description: Access the Community Earth System Model (CESM) code. (login required)

Description: Community Earth System Model (CESM) user guide.
Service Citation
Edition: 1.0
Service Keywords
MODELS >COUPLED CLIMATE MODELS Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE >SEA LEVEL PRESSURE Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE >SURFACE PRESSURE Parameter Definition
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Access Constraints CESM source code is distributed through a public Subversion code repository. This code can be checked out using Subversion client software, such as the command tool svn, or simply view the latest version with a web browser.

A short registration is required to access the repository. After registering, you will receive an email containing a user name and password that is necessary to gain access to the repository. Please register at http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/models/register/register.html.
Use Constraints The Community Earth System Model (CESM) is public domain software. There may be other third party tools and libraries that are embedded, and they may have their own copyright notices and terms. More details at http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/models/cesm1.0/copyright.html.
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
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
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
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-09-09
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-01-23


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