The DYAMOND Summer Model intercomparison

Simulation Period:

1 August 2016 - 10 September 2016,

with 10 day spin-up peripode and 30 days analysis periode

Field Experiment:

NAR-VAL2 tropical field study

Experiment:

Global atmosphere models with a storm resolving grid spacing of 5 km or less. Detailed information can be found at the DYAMOND protocol(pdf).

Initital data are are provided at the official webpage.

Completion of the simulation had been done until May 2018.

Participating models and description

Model description

Contact person

Institution

ICON

Luis Kornblueh

Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-MET), DE

NICAM

Ryosuke Shibuya, Chihiro Kodama

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), JP

MPAS

Falko Judt

National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), USA

GEOS

William Putman

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (NASA/GSFC), USA

FV3

Shiann-Jiann Linn

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (noaa), USA

SAM

Marat Khairoutdinov

Stony Brook University, USA

Unified Model (UM)

Pier Luigi Vidale

National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS), UK

ARPEGE NH

Ludovic Auger

Météo-France, FR

IFS

Peter Dueben, Nils Wedi

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), UK