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Community Atmosphere Model (CAM)
Entry ID: NCAR_CAM

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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).
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Description: Download the The Community Atmosphere Model (CAM) source code, documentation, input and forcing data.
Service Citation
Edition: 3.1
Service Keywords
MODELS >ATMOSPHERIC GENERAL CIRCULATION MODELS Parameter Definition
MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >AEROSOLS >AEROSOL RADIANCE Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE >AEROSOLS >SULFATE PARTICLES Parameter Definition
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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
Ancillary Keywords
climate model
atmosphere model
CCSM3
CAM3.0

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