Popular science description of EarthClim/NorESM, 1 Oct 2012

A short popular summary of EathClim/NorESM in Norwegian is available in word and pdf.

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NorESM Special Issue in Geosci. Model Dev., 14 Sep 2012

NorESM-publications form a Special Issue of the journal Geoscientific Model Development / Geoscientific Model Development Discussions.

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NorESM1-M published, 14 Sep 2012

Two papers describing the core version of NorESM, labelled NorESM1-M, are published:

Bentsen, M., I. Bethke, J. B. Debernard, T. Iversen, A. Kirkevåg, ø. Seland, H. Drange, C. Roelandt, I. A. Seierstad, C. Hoose, and J. E. Kristjansson (2012): The Norwegian Earth System Model, NorESM1-M. Part 1: Description and basic evaluation, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 5, 1-89, 2012 www.geosci-model-dev-discuss.net/5/1/2012/ doi:10.5194/gmdd-5-1-2012, [pdf]

Iversen, T., M. Bentsen, I. Bethke, J. B. Debernard, A. Kirkevåg, Ø. Seland, H. Drange, J. E. Kristjansson, I. Medhaug, M. Sand, and I. A. Seierstad (2012): The Norwegian Earth System Model, NorESM1-M. Part 2: Climate Response and Scenario Projections, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 5, 1-65, 2012 www.geosci-model-dev-discuss.net/5/1/2012/ doi:10.5194/gmdd-5-1-2012, [pdf]

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NorESM-M published, 25 April 2012

A paper describing the low-resolution version of NorESM, labelled NorESM-L, is published:

Zhang, Z. S., K. Nisancioglu, M. Bentsen, J. Tjiputra, I. Bethke, Q. Yan, B. Risebrobakken, C. Andersson, and E. Jansen (2012): Pre-industrial and mid-Pliocene simulations with NorESM-L, Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss., 5, 119-148, www.geosci-model-dev-discuss.net/5/119/2012/, doi:10.5194/gmdd-5-119-2012 [pdf]

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Presentation at COP17, Durban, 7 Dec 2011

First NorESM results presented at COP17 in Durban, December 7, 2011. Download presentation by Eystein Jansen and Tore Furevik.


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Presentation at SKD-opening, Bergen, 1 Dec 2011

First NorESM results presented at the opening of Centre for Climate Dynamics in Bergen, December 1, 2011. Download presentation by Helge Drange.


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Jul '11: NorESM CMIP5 runs completed

NorESM CMIP5 runs were completed in summer 2011 and can be downloaded fromthe CMIP5 Coupled Model Intercomparison Project.

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Expert review of RA5, Working Group I

Working Group I (WGI) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is pleased to announce that the First Order Draft of the WGI contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5), Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis will be available for Expert Review from 16 December 2011 to 10 February 2012.

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Deadline for IPCC AR5 submission

Please note that the latest journal submission date for inclusion of papers in IPCC AR5 is 31st July 2012.

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All-staff meeting in Bergen, 28-29 Nov 2011

The first EarthClim plenary meeting will take place at Hotell Grand Terminus in Bergen (next to the rail way station) on 28-29 November.

See Calendar for updated information.

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