experiment

Metadata for 'IPCC DDC AR4 CGCM3.1-T47_(med-res) SRESA2 run1'

General Information

Name
IPCC DDC AR4 CGCM3.1-T47_(med-res) SRESA2 run1
Acronym
CGCM3.1_T47_SRESA2_1
Project
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 SRES A2 experiment.

These datasets are available in netCDF and GRIB format.

This model run continues from the end of the 20th century simulation with GHG and aerosol loadings for the IPCC SRES A2 scenario as tabulated in the IPCC Third Assessment Report, Appendix II. The CO2 concentrations are from the Bern-CC model (Contribution of Working Group I to the Third Assesment Report of IPCC, p808) and the aerosol loadings are from O. Boucher, Laboratoire d`Optique Atmospherique, France.

For this experiment there are 2 ensemble runs 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)
CCCma, CGCM3.1, IPCC-AR4, IPCC-DDC, SRES-A2
Location(s)
World (global): Longitude 0 to 360 Latitude -90 to 90
Spatial Coverage
Longitude 0 to 360 Latitude -90 to 90 Altitude: 0 m to 200 hPa
Temporal Coverage
2001-01-16 to 2100-12-16 (model time, 365 days per year)
Progress
in work
Creation Date
2005-07-22

Citation

Citation
Flato, Gregory M. (2005). IPCC DDC AR4 CGCM3.1-T47_(med-res) SRESA2 run1. World Data Center for Climate (WDCC) at DKRZ. http://cera-www.dkrz.de/WDCC/ui/Compact.jsp?acronym=CGCM3.1_T47_SRESA2_1

 
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