Articles | Volume 11, issue 2
Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 793–813, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-11-793-2018
Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 793–813, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-11-793-2018

Model experiment description paper 02 Mar 2018

Model experiment description paper | 02 Mar 2018

Radiative–convective equilibrium model intercomparison project

Allison A. Wing et al.

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RCEMIP, an intercomparison of multiple types of numerical models, is proposed. In RCEMIP, the climate system is modeled in an idealized manner with no spatial dependence of boundary conditions (i.e., sea surface temperature) or forcing (i.e., incoming sunlight). This set of simulations will be used to investigate how the amount of cloudiness changes with warming, how the clustering of clouds changes with warming, and how the state of the atmosphere in this idealized setup varies between models.