RCM2009 2nd day; CORDEX

9:00 CORDEX (break out session)

  • http://wcrp.ipsl.ussieu.fr/SF_RCMTerms.html
  • Chaired by Colin Jones and Filippo Giorgi
  • Targets
    • RCM validation by ERA-interim data 1989-2008. (Fixed)
    • GCM 6hourly, RCP4.5, RCM8.5, RCP2.9 (order in priority)
    • RCM 50km (minimum effort)
    • focus on Africa, pretty much all land (Antarctica, Siberia, and Greenland are included with lower priority)
    • 30-year; starts from 1980, 2040, 2010, 2070, 1950. (order in priority; lots of complaints by participants; rethink)
  • Number of runs
    • RCPs x GCMs x GCM members x RCMs x domain x time : 1 (2-3) x 4 (6) x 1 x 4 x 3 x 150yr
  • Target to be included in WG1 report, 1RCP*3GCM*Africa is "fast track."
category:Meeting author: kei at 2009-05-08 (Fri) 01:22:57

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