Earth System Modeling

How is it possible to use the Planet as a laboratory?
How can scientists build scenarios of future climate making experiments on the Earth-System with high-performance computing and information technologies?
Find out the answers in this section dedicated to Earth System Modeling.



  • Energy Modeling: exploring the EU Reference Scenario 2016 MULTIMEDIA – There are many different ways to explore the energy, climate and transport projections up to 2050 contained in the EU Reference Scenario 2016.
  • How do we model the climate of the Earth? VIDEO – From mathematical simulations to recommendations and reports  for policy making informed by the most advanced research in the field of climate sciences. Produced by IPSL and LSCE, this video shows the technology and the multidisciplinary knowledge needed for effective climate modeling activities.


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