Articles | Volume 11, issue 7
Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 2975–2993, 2018
Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 2975–2993, 2018
Model description paper
25 Jul 2018
Model description paper | 25 Jul 2018

The NUIST Earth System Model (NESM) version 3: description and preliminary evaluation

Jian Cao et al.

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The development of version 3 of the Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST) Earth System Model (NESM v3) aims at building up a comprehensive numerical modeling laboratory for multidisciplinary studies of the climate system and Earth system. The model evaluation shows the model obtained stable long-term integrations and reasonable global mean states under preindustrial (PI) forcing and simulated reasonable climate responses to transient and abrupt CO2 forcing.