[ONLINE] PATC: Earth Sciences Simulation Environments

Data: 10/Nov/2020 Time: 09:30 - 12/Nov/2020 Time: 16:30

This PATC will be online and it will be delivered via Zoom




Target group: Level: (All courses are designed for specialists with at least 1st cycle degree or similar background experience) INTERMEDIATE: For trainees with at least University degree in progress on Earth Sciences, Computer Sciences or related area.

Cost: There is no registration fee.

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Day 1 (Nov. 10) – 4.5h

10:00-10:15 Welcome and introduction of the BSC Earth Sciences Department. (Francisco Doblas-Reyes, Head of BSC-ES Department)
10:15-10:30 Technical and logistic information. (María Teresa Pay and Carles Tena)
10:30-11:00 Introduction to earth science fundamentals and modelling. (Raffaele Bernardello)
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:00 Introduction to Linux and HPC, BSC facilities, PRACE and RES + preparation/checks for hands-on tutorial after lunch break (Mario Acosta)
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-16:00 HPC hands-on tutorial. At the end of this tutorial, the students will be able to compile and execute jobs on Mare Nostrum 4. (Mario Acosta and Miguel Castrillo and Carles Tena)

Day 2 (Nov 11) – 3.5h

9:30-10:00 Lecture on the EC-EARTH climate model. (Raffaele Bernardello)
10:00-10:30 Lecture on the NMMB-MONARCH atmosphere chemistry model. (Oriol Jorba)
10:30-11:00 Lecture on setting up and running the NMMB-MONARCH model with Autosubmit. (Francesca Macchia and Gilbert Montane)
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:30 Model hands-on tutorial. Students will run a prepared case. (Francesca Macchia and Gilbert Montane and Carles Tena and María Teresa Pay)

Day 3 (Nov 12) – 3h

10:00-11:00 Introduction to analysis and visualisation tools for model outputs (s2dverification, MapGenerator, CDO, NCO, panoply, ncview) (Francesco Benincasa)
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:30 Analysis hands-on tutorial. Students will apply tools for analysis and visualisation to the outputs created the day before. (Francesco Benincasa and Carles Tena and María Teresa Pay)