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2014 Users Meeting


  1. Agenda
    1. Monday 7 July
      1. 8:50 - 9:00 Introduction - Welcome by Pierre Brasseur
      2. 9:00 - 11h00 Session on Simplification and Robustness & NEMO development perspectives (Chairman : Julien Le Sommer)
      3. 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break & posters
      4. 11:30 - 12:30 Session on Ocean surface processes at small scales and sensitivity to vertical physics (Chairman : Tim Graham)
      5. 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch & posters
      6. 13:30 - 15:00 Session on Ocean surface processes at small scales and sensitivity to vertical physics (resumption)
      7. 15:00 - 15:30 Session on AGRIF and limited area configurations (Chairman : Laurent Debreu)
      8. 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break & posters
      9. 16:00 - 17:00 Session on AGRIF and limited area configurations (resumption)
      10. 17:00 - 18:00 AGRIF hands on session
    2. Tuesday 8 July
      1. 9:00 - 10:30 Session on Model and observations, TAM, ensemble runs… (Chairman : Arthur Vidard)
      2. 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break & posters
      3. 11:00 - 11:45 Session on Model and observations, TAM, ensemble runs (resumption)
      4. 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch & posters
      5. 13:00 - 15:00 Session on ESMs and coupling (Chairman Juliette Mignot)
  2. Posters
  3. Participants

Monday 7 July

8:30 - 8:50 Registration - welcome coffee

8:50 - 9:00 Introduction - Welcome by Pierre Brasseur

9:00 - 11h00 Session on Simplification and Robustness & NEMO development perspectives (Chairman : Julien Le Sommer)

  • The 2014 White paper: what is in it? what is it for? J. Le Sommer, NEMO System Team, NEMO Consortium
  • The nemo_v3.6 coming release and Toward a simpler and more robust NEMO, G. Madec, NEMO Consortium
  • What's new in NEMO's use and development for the Consortium's institutions?, the 6 NEMO officers: D. Iovino (CMCC), C. Rousset on behalf of C. Ethé (CNRS), P. Oddo (INGV), C. Bricaud (Mercator Océan), T. Graham (Met Office), S. Muller on behalf of A. Coward (NOC)
  • Advances on NEMO optimisation, I.Epicoco, S.Mocavero, F.Macchia, G.Aloisio CMCC & Univ. of Salento, Italy
  • NEMO on GPU-based heterogeneous architectures: a case study using OpenACC, Jeremy Appleyard, Maxim Milakov, Stan Posey, Thomas Bradley
  • Recent advances in the sea-ice model LIM3 in the future NEMO 3.6: towards robustness and conservation of properties, C. Rousset, M. Vancoppenolle, S. Flavoni, G. Madec, S. Masson

11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break & posters

11:30 - 12:30 Session on Ocean surface processes at small scales and sensitivity to vertical physics (Chairman : Tim Graham)

  • Coupling NEMO with surface waves: ongoing work within the NEMO wave coupling working group, Paolo Oddo, INGV
  • Adding ocean-wave effects to the EC-Earth global climate model, Hylke de Vries, Andreas Sterl, Wilco Hazeleger, KNMI
  • Coupled wave-ocean modelling system in the Mediterranean Sea, Emanuela Clementi, P.Oddo, M.Adani, G.Korres, M.Drudi, N.Pinardi, INGV
  • Vertical coordinates update in NEMO 3.6: Sanity tests and potential for numerical mixing reduction, J. Chanut, M. R. Petersen and C. Bricaud, Mercator Océan
  • Caveats in using NEMO's energy and enstrophy conserving scheme : illustration with idealized experiments and sensitivity of ORCA025 simulations. Ducousso, Le Sommer, Molines, Madec, Debreu, Lemarié, Tréguier, MEOM team, LGGE, Grenoble, France
  • Quantification of exchanges between the open Black Sea and its North West shelf using NEMO-SHELF-BLS, G.I.Shapiro, F.Wobus, F.Zhou, U. Plymouth, UK
  • Analysis of near-surface vertical mixing biases in forced and coupled ORCA025 integrations, D.Storkey, D. Calvert, A. Megann, B. Sinha
  • Resolution-dependence of the representation of surface flux characteristics in a series of ocean-only and coupled NEMO simulations, Pat Hyder (Met Office), John Siddorn (Met Office), Andrew Coward (NOC), Joel Hirschi (NOC), David Munday (U. Oxford), and Chun-lei Liu (U. Reading)
  • Dissipation of the energy imparted by high frequency winds in the Southern Ocean : sensitivity to numerical choices, J. Jouanno, X. Capet

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch & posters

13:30 - 15:00 Session on Ocean surface processes at small scales and sensitivity to vertical physics (resumption)

15:00 - 15:30 Session on AGRIF and limited area configurations (Chairman : Laurent Debreu)

  • Ongoing work within the NEMO-AGRIF working group, Laurent Debreu, LJK
  • High resolution modeling in the the North-Western Mediterranean Sea: a downscaling experiment, Y. Ourmieres, A. Declerck, A. Molcard, K. Guihou, B. Zakardjian MIO, France
  • A high-resolution baroclinic ocean circulation model of coastal waters southwest of Nova Scotia, Fateme Chegini, Youyu Lu, Hal Ritchie, Keith Thompson
  • Arctic Ocean modelling at the Finnish Meteorological Institute using NEMO-LIM3, Petteri Uotila, Jari Haapala, Byoung Woong An and Mikko Lensu
  • Influence of sea level increase on Baltic Sea salt water inflows, R. Hordoir

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break & posters

16:00 - 17:00 Session on AGRIF and limited area configurations (resumption)

17:00 - 18:00 AGRIF hands on session

18h: Leaving for diner on top of the hills

Tuesday 8 July

9:00 - 10:30 Session on Model and observations, TAM, ensemble runs… (Chairman : Arthur Vidard)

  • Assimilation tools in NEMO: what is available, what are the perspectives?, P.A.Bouttier, CNRS
  • Comparing global biogeochemical reanalyses assimilating CCI and GlobColour ocean colour products, David Ford, Met Office
  • An ensemble data assimilation using stochastic modelling of the wind forcing in a NEMO coastal configuration of the Bay of Biscay, V. Vervatis, C.-E. Testut, P. De Mey, N. Ayoub, J. Chanut, C. Bricaud LEGOS/CNRS & Mercator Océan, Toulouse, France
  • Understanding recent changes in Antarctic sea ice with NEMO, Joakim Kjellsson, Paul R. Holland, Pierre D.M.J. Mathiot, Andrew C. Coward British Antarctic Survey, UK
  • Setting up an analysis system for diurnal SST using NEMO and NEMOVAR, James While, Jonah Roberts-Jones, Peter Sykes, Mathew Martin, Alison Mc Laren?
  • Ensemble assimilation of JASON and ENVISAT altimetric observations with stochastic parameterization of model dynamical uncertainties, Guillem Candille, Jean-Michel Brankart, and Pierre Brasseur
  • Ongoing work about OCCIPUT project (to be confirmed), Penduff, Sérazin, Molines, Brankart, Barnier, Bessières, Moine, Valcke, Terray
  • Impacts of physical data assimilation on the global ocean carbonate system, Luca Visinelli, S. Masina, M. Vichi, A. Storto, CMCC, Italy
  • Ocean deep convection in the Mediterranean sea: 2012-2013 case study in the Gulf of Lions, from observations to modelling, Robin Waldman, Samuel Somot, Marine Herrmann, Florence Sevault, Guy Caniaux, Pierre Testor

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break & posters

11:00 - 11:45 Session on Model and observations, TAM, ensemble runs (resumption)

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch & posters

13:00 - 15:00 Session on ESMs and coupling (Chairman Juliette Mignot)

  • New ocean-atmosphere regional coupled system COSMO-CLM/NEMO-MED12 over the Mediterranean Sea, E. Brisson, Naveed Akhtar, Jennifer Brauch, Bodo Ahrens, U. Goethe, Biodiversity and Climate Research Center, Germany
  • Impact of improved overflow water masses on the North Atlantic ocean circulation, Tim Graham, Met-Office
  • A physical/biogeochemical coupled configuration for the Indonesian archipelago, E. Gutknecht, G. Reffray, B. Tranchant Mercator
  • On the evolution of the ocean component of the IPSL climate model from CMIP3 to CMIP5, Juliette Mignot, Didier Swingedouw, Julie Deshayes, Olivier Marti, Claude Talandier, Roland Séférian, Matthieu Lengaigne, and Gurvan Madec, IPSL/LOCEAN, France
  • Application of NEMO in Canadian Earth System Model at CCCma, Duo Yang, Canadian Centre for Climate Modelling and Analysis (CCCma)
  • Ocean modelling in EC-Earth, Laurent Brodeau, EC-Earth Ocean Working Group (Long and yet undefined list)
  • The GloSea5 Ocean and Sea Ice Analysis: an 0.25 degree re-analysis for 1993 to 2012, K. Andrew Peterson, Matthew Martin, Jennifer Waters, Dan Lea and Ed Blockley
  • Future of the Louvain-la-Neuve Ice Model: some examples of application, F. Massonnet, A. Barthélemy, S. Bouillon, T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, O. Lecomte, S. Moreau, A. Pestiaux, J. Raulier, R. Stevens, M. Vancoppenolle, G. Vergé-Dépré


  • Development of Wetting and Drying Capability for NEMO, Hedong Liu, National Oceanography Centre, UK
  • Computing Linear Optimal Perturbations Using NEMOTAM V3.4, S. Müller, F. Sévellec
  • NEMO : the platform, the System Team and the Consortium, NEMO System Team
  • Comparing FMI Baltic Sea NEMO results to profiles from Argo floats, A. Westerlund
  • First long-term large-scale estimates of primary production in Baltic sea ice, Letizia Tedesco, Finnish Environment Institute
  • Performances of a variational DA system for an idealized turbulent NEMO configuration called SEABASS, P.-A. Bouttier, OSUG/LGGE and the NEMO System Team
  • Physical and biogeochemical state of the Mediterranean Sea: current and future scenarios from the MedSeA project experiments, Lovato T. et al., CMCC


Family Name First name Institution Email 7 July 8 July
Akuetevi Cataria Quam Cyrille LMD, France cyrille.akuetevi@… Y Y
Appleyard Jeremy NVIDIA jappleyard@… Y Y
Bessières Laurent CERFACS, France bessieres@… Y Y
Blaizot Anne-Cécile LOCEAN, France acblod@… Y Y
Blayo Eric U. Grenoble, France Eric.Blayo@… Y Y
Brasseur Pierre CNRS pierre.brasseur@… Y Y
Bouttier Pierre-Antoine MEOM, CNRS, France Pierre-Antoine.Bouttier@… Y Y
Brankart Jean-Michel LGGE, France jean-michel.brankart@… Y Y
Bricaud Clement Mercator Océan, France cbricaud@… Y Y
Brisson Erwan U. Goethe, Germany brisson@… Y Y
Brodeau Laurent U. Stockholm, Sweden laurent@… Y Y
Brunetti Maura ISE, Switzerland Maura.Brunetti@… Y Y
Calvert Daley Met Office, UK daley.calvert@… Y Y
Chanut Jerome Mercator Océan, France jerome.chanut@… Y Y
Chegini Fatemeh U. Dalhousie, Canada fatemeh.chegini@… Y Y
Ciliberti Stefania CMCC, Italy stefania.ciliberti@… Y Y
Clementi Emanuela INGV, Italy emanuela.clementi@… Y Y
Dabrowski Tomasz Marine Institute, Ireland Tomasz.dabrowski@… Y Y
Debreu Laurent LJK, France Laurent.Debreu@… Y Y
Declerck Amandine MIO, France declerck@… Y Y
Delrosso Damiano INGV, Italy damiano.delrosso@… Y Y
Demirov Entcho U. Newfoundland, Canada entcho@… Y Y
de Vries Hylke KNMI, Netherlands vries@… Y Y
Ducousso Nicolas LGGE, Grenoble, France nicolas.ducousso@… Y Y
Elachqar Anas Artelia, France florence.gandilhon@… Y Y
Epicoco Italo CMCC & U. Salento, Italy italo.epicoco@… Y Y
Flavoni Simona LOCEAN, CNRS, France Simona.Flavoni@… Y Y
Foujols Marie-Alice IPSL, CNRS, France foujols@… Y Y
Ford David Met Office, UK… Y Y
Gandilhon Florence ARTELIA, France Florence.gandilhon@… Y Y
Graham Tim Met Office, UK tim.graham@… Y Y
Guihou Karen NOC, UK kariho40@… Y Y
Gutknecht Elodie Mercator Océan, France elodie.gutknecht@… Y Y
Haapala Jari FMI, Finland jari.haapala@… Y Y
Hirschi Joel NOC, UK jjmh@… Y Y
Hordoir Robinson SHMI, Sweden robinson.hordoir@… Y Y
Huziy Oleksandr U. Quebec, Canada guziy.sasha@… Y Y
Iovino Dorotea CMCC, Italy dorotea.iovino@… Y Y
Jouanno Julien LOCEAN, France jjlod@… Y Y
Kang Hyoun-Woo KIOST, South Korea hwkang@… Y Y
Kjellsson Joakim BAS, UK j.kjellsson@… Y Y
Le Sommer Julien MEOM, CNRS, France lesommer@… Y Y
Levasseur Anne ARTELIA, France anne.levasseur@… Y Y
Levy Claire LOCEAN, CNRS, France Claire.Levy@… Y Y
Liu Hedong NOC, UK Hedong.Liu@… Y Y
Lovato Tomas CMCC, Italy tomas.lovato@… Y Y
Madec Gurvan LOCEAN, CNRS, France Gurvan.Madec@… Y Y
Marti Olivier IPSL/LSCE, France olivier.marti@… Y Y
Massonnet François U. Louvain, Belgium francois.massonnet@… Y Y
Mignot Juliette IPSL/LOCEAN, France juliette.mignot@… Y Y
Mocavero Silvia CMCC, Italy silvia.mocavero@… Y Y
Müller Simon U. Southampton, UK s.a.mueller@… Y Y
Oddo Paolo INGV, Italy paolo.oddo@… Y Y
Ourmieres Yann MIO, France yann.ourmieres@… Y Y
Park Wonsun GEOMAR, Germany wpark@… Y Y
Parn Ove MSI, U. Tallinn, Estonia ove.parn@… Y Y
Penduff Thierry LGGE, CNRS, France Thierry.Penduff@… Y Y
Peterson Drew Met Office, UK drew.peterson@… Y Y
Rousset Clément LOCEAN, France crlod@… Y Y
Shapiro Georgy U. Plymouth, UK gshapiro@… Y Y
Storkey Dave Met Office, UK dave.storkey@… Y Y
Storto Andrea CMCC, Italy andrea.storto@… Y Y
Tedesco Letizia FEI, Finland letizia.tedesco@… Y Y
Testut Charles-Emmanuel Mercator Océan, France ctestut@… Y Y
Uotila Petteri FMI, Finland petteri.uotila@… Y Y
Vervatis Vassilios Mercator-Ocean, France vvervatis@… Y Y
Vidard Arthur LJK, INRIA, France Arthur.Vidard@… Y Y
Visinelli Luca CMCC, Italy luca.visinelli@… Y Y
Waldman Robin CNRM, Météo France, France robin.waldman@… Y Y
Westerlund Antti FMI, Finland antti.westerlund@… Y Y
While James Met Office, UK james.while@… Y Y
Wobus Fred U. Plymouth, UK fred.wobus@… Y Y
Yang Duo CCCMA, Canada Duo.Yang@… Y Y