Articles | Volume 14, issue 4
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 2187–2203, 2021
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 2187–2203, 2021

Model description paper 27 Apr 2021

Model description paper | 27 Apr 2021

JlBox v1.1: a Julia-based multi-phase atmospheric chemistry box model

Langwen Huang and David Topping

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As our knowledge and understanding of atmospheric aerosol particle evolution and impact grows, designing community mechanistic models requires an ability to capture increasing chemical, physical and therefore numerical complexity. As the landscape of computing software and hardware evolves, it is important to profile the usefulness of emerging platforms in tackling this complexity. With this in mind we present JlBox v1.1, written in Julia.