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The GFDL Modular Ocean Model (MOM4)
Entry ID: NOMADS_MOM4_BETA_MODEL

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Summary
Abstract: The Modular Ocean Model (MOM) is a numerical representation of the ocean's hydrostatic primitive equations, and it is designed primarily as a tool for studying the global ocean climate system. MOM4 is the latest version of the GFDL ocean model whose origins date back to the pioneering work of Kirk Bryan and Mike Cox in the 1960s-1980s. It is developed and supported by researchers at NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL), with contributions also provided by researchers worldwide.

Retrieve the following items from the NOAA Operational Model Archive and
Distribution System (NOMADS) system home page under the GFDL-NOMADS PUBLIC
SOURCE FILES section.

http://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/mom-ocean-model
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Description: NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Operational Model Archive and Distribution System
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Service Citation
Originators: NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
Title: The Modular Ocean Model (MOM4)
Provider: NOAA/GFDL
URL: http://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/mom-ocean-model
Service Keywords
MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition
MODELS >OCEAN GENERAL CIRCULATION MODELS (OGCM)/REGIONAL OCEAN MODELS Parameter Definition

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Access Constraints Users must register before accessing the MOM4 Source Files.
Service Provider
DOC/NOAA/GFDL > NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: https://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: GFDL USER SUPPORT
Phone: 609-452-6500
Fax: 609-987-5063
Email: help at gfdl.noaa.gov
Email: GFDL.Climate.Model.Info at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory/NOAA
Princeton University
201 Forrestal Road
Campus/Rte. 1
P.O. Box 308
City: Princeton
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08542
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP
Fees: None - Registration Required
Personnel
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-851-8318
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
5700 Rivertech Court
City: Riverdale
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20737
Country: USA
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Publications/References
MOM4 Users Guide
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-01-07
SERF Last Revision Date: 2013-08-30


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