Subexperiments

Simulations arranged to highlight possible intercomparison subexperiments.

    50 km / 0.44°   25 km / 0.22°    
    GFDL Had MPI Can ECE   GFDL Had MPI Can ECE    
RCP 8.5 O-CRCM           O-CRCM X   X X   O-CRCM RCP 8.5
RegCM4 X X X     RegCM4 X X X     RegCM4
WRF X X X     WRF X X X     WRF
U-CRCM5     X X   U-CRCM5     X     U-CRCM5
CanRCM4       X   CanRCM4       X   CanRCM4
RCA4       X X RCA4           RCA4
HIRHAM5         X HIRHAM5           HIRHAM5
    GFDL Had MPI Can ECE   GFDL Had MPI Can ECE    
RCP 4.5 O-CRCM5           O-CRCM5           O-CRCM5 RCP 4.5
RegCM4           RegCM4           RegCM4
WRF           WRF           WRF
U-CRCM5     X X   U-CRCM5           U-CRCM5
CanRCM4       X   CanRCM4       X   CanRCM4
RCA4       X X RCA4           RCA4
HIRHAM5         X HIRHAM5           HIRHAM5
    GFDL Had MPI Can ECE   GFDL Had MPI Can ECE    
    50 km / 0.44°   25 km / 0.22°    

RCMs are in plain text.

GCMs are in italics, and have been abbreviated for space.

3 x 2 x 2 (+1) subexperiment comparing RCM, GCM, and resolution.

Subensemble comparing RCP 4.5 with RCP 8.5 at fixed resolution.

2 x 2 subexperiment comparing emissions scenario and resolution.