Articles | Volume 15, issue 21
Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 8059–8084, 2022
Geosci. Model Dev., 15, 8059–8084, 2022
Model description paper
09 Nov 2022
Model description paper | 09 Nov 2022

SURFER v2.0: a flexible and simple model linking anthropogenic CO2 emissions and solar radiation modification to ocean acidification and sea level rise

Marina Martínez Montero et al.

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Short summary
We present SURFER, a lightweight model that links CO2 emissions and geoengineering to ocean acidification and sea level rise from glaciers, ocean thermal expansion and Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets. The ice sheet module adequately describes the tipping points of both Greenland and Antarctica. SURFER is understandable, fast, accurate up to several thousands of years, capable of emulating results obtained by state of the art models and well suited for policy analyses.