GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

High-resolution Modeling

High resolution improves model accuracy and allows important small-scale processes to be simulated, reducing dependence on uncertain parameterizations. Model resolution is limited by computing power. Climate models are carefully designed to “fit” into a target computer.

HIGH-RESOLUTION ATMOSPHERE MODELINGHigh-resolution Atmosphere Modeling
HIGH-RESOLUTION CLIMATE MODELINGHigh-resolution Climate Modeling