Documentation and first analysis of these models is being published in a special issue of JAMES’ The CNRM Climate and Earth System Models for CMIP6 ’. CNRM-CERFACS citations DOIs are given here.

Model publications :

- CNRM-CM6-1 climate model :

- CNRM-ESM2-1 Earth system model :

  • Séférian et al., 2019. Evaluation of CNRM Earth-System model, CNRM-ESM2-1 : role of Earth system processes in present-day and future climate, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems,

Model component publications :

- ARPEGE-Climat v6.3 :

  • ARPEGE-Climat physical core : Roehrig, R., I. Beau, D. Saint-Martin, A. Alias, B. Decharme, J.-F. Guérémy, A. Voldoire, A. Y. Abdel-Lathif, E. Bazile, S. Belamari, S. Blein, D. Bouniol, Y. Bouteloup, J. Cattiaux, F. Chauvin, M. Chevallier, J. Colin, H. Douville, P. Marquet, M. Michou, P. Nabat, T. Oudar, P. Peyrillé, J.-M. Piriou, D. Salas y Mélia, R. Séférian and S. Sénési, 2020. The CNRM global atmosphere model ARPEGE-Climat 6.3:description and evaluation. Submitted to Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems.
  • TACTIC aerosol scheme and REPROBUS chemistry scheme : Michou et al, 2020. Present‐Day and Historical Aerosol and Ozone Characteristics in CNRM CMIP6 Simulations, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems,

- SURFEX v8.0 externalised surface system :

  • SURFEX-OASIS coupling interface : Voldoire et al, 2017. SURFEX v8.0 interface with OASIS3-MCT to couple atmosphere with hydrology, ocean, waves and sea-ice models, from coastal to global scales, Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 4207-4227,
  • Ocean surface albedo (OSAv1.0) : Séférian et al, 2018. An interactive ocean surface albedo scheme (OSAv1.0): formulation and evaluation in ARPEGE-Climat (V6.1) and LMDZ (V5A), Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 321-338,
  • ISBA-CTRIP Land Surface Physical Processes : Decharme B., Delire C., Minvielle M., Colin J., Vergnes J.-P., Alias A., Saint-Martin D., Séférian R., Sénési S., Voldoire A., (2019). Recent changes in the ISBA‐CTRIP land surface system for use in the CNRM‐CM6 climate model and in global off‐line hydrological applications. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 11.
  • ISBA-CTRIP Land Surface Biogeochemical Processes : Delire C., Séférian R., Decharme B., Alkama R., Calvet J.C., Carrer D., Gibelin A.L., Joetzjer E., Morel X., Rocher M., Tzanos D., 2020. The global land carbon cycle simulated with ISBA-CTRIP : improvements over the last decade, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems,
  • FLake lake scheme : Le Moigne et al, 2016. Impact of lake surface temperatures simulated by the FLake scheme in the CNRM-CM5 climate model, Tellus A: Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 68:1, DOI: 10.3402/tellusa.v68.31274

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