Articles | Volume 13, issue 12
Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 6093–6110, 2020
Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 6093–6110, 2020

Model description paper 02 Dec 2020

Model description paper | 02 Dec 2020

A distributed simple dynamical systems approach (dS2 v1.0) for computationally efficient hydrological modelling at high spatio-temporal resolution

Joost Buitink et al.

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This paper presents a new distributed hydrological model: the distributed simple dynamical systems (dS2) model. The model is built with a focus on computational efficiency and is therefore able to simulate basins at high spatial and temporal resolution at a low computational cost. Despite the simplicity of the model concept, it is able to correctly simulate discharge in both small and mesoscale basins.