INALT01

Indian Ocean and Atlantic Nest at 1/10°

INALT01 is the successor of AG01, now resolving the South Atlantic at 1/10° resolution.

 

Successor will be INALT20 (summer 2015).

Person in charge: Jonathan Durgadoo

Characteristics

Global

  • NEMO ocean
  • LIM2 sea ice (elastic-viscous rheology)
  • Tripolar ORCA grid
  • Total Grid Points: 45 Mill

Host:

Nest

  • Grid Points: 1404 x 659 x 46
  • Typical Grid Point Distance: ~9 km
  • Time Step: 540s

Simulations

  • Climatological control experiment
  • Hindcast reference experiment (1958-2004)
  • Several sensitivity experiments, e.g. with wind changes

HPC: 

Simulations and numerical experiments with this configuration are mostly done using high performance computing facilities at HLRS.

Data

Data is available only internally. For data requests from outside GEOMAR, please contact the Model and Data Management.

Projects

  • EU Marie Curie Training Network GATEWAYS
  • BMBF SPACES

Publications