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Volume 8, issue 5
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 1563–1576, 2015
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Special issue: The iLOVECLIM earth system model

Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 1563–1576, 2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Model description paper 28 May 2015

Model description paper | 28 May 2015

Including an ocean carbon cycle model into iLOVECLIM (v1.0)

N. Bouttes et al.

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