experiment

Metadata for 'IPCC DDC AR4 GISS-ER COMMIT run1'

Name
IPCC DDC AR4 GISS-ER COMMIT run1
Acronym
GISS_ER_COMMIT_1
Project(s)
IPCC-DDC_AR4 (IPCC Data Distribution Centre : Assessment Report Four data sets)
Summary
These data represent monthly averaged values of selected variables for the Data Distribution Centre (DDC) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). (see also http://www.ipcc-data.org/)
The model output prepared for IPCC Fourth Assessment committed climate change experiment (COMMIT).
These datasets are available in netCDF and GRIB format.
For this experiment there is only one run available.
For model output data in higher temporal resulution and more variables visit the web page https://esg.llnl.gov:8443/home/publicHomePage.do.
Keyword(s)
COMMIT, GISS, GISS-ER, IPCC-AR4, IPCC-DDC
Location(s)
World (global); Longitude: 0.0 to 360.0 Latitude: -90.0 to 90.0
Spatial Coverage
Longitude: 0.0 to 360.0 Latitude: -90.0 to 90.0 Altitude: 0.0 m to 200.0 hPa
Temporal Coverage
2004-01-01 to 2100-12-31 (model time, 365 days per year)
Size
1.4 GiB (1452158595 Bytes)
Format(s)
'GRIB', 'NetCDF', 'netCDF, records separated'
Progress
in work
Creation Date
2006-10-01
 
 
 

Citation
Lo, Kenneth (2006). IPCC DDC AR4 GISS-ER COMMIT run1. World Data Center for Climate (WDCC) at DKRZ. http://cera-www.dkrz.de/WDCC/ui/Compact.jsp?acronym=GISS_ER_COMMIT_1
Accuracy report
model data
Completeness report
complete
Consistency report
consistent as the model is
Contact type Person Institute
investigator Kenneth Lo NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
metadata Nadine Schneider Max-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)
metadata reviewer Dr. Hans Luthardt Max-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)
Reference type Title Published
PubProvEntryData Performance metrics for climate models DOI 2008-03-20
standard citation IPCC DDC AR4 GISS-ER COMMIT run1 2006-10-01