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CESM: A [more] Portable Climate Model for Single-Column Experiments

Some years ago I did a small project that involved running the NCAR Community Earth System Model (CESM) in a series of single-column model (SCM) experiments to test some ideas about the diurnal cycle of convection (or diel cycle). One of my graduate school professors, Dave Randall, has a nice explanation of single-column models, Continue reading