On going work on alpha v4.0

Solved issues on dev_merge_2017 :

  • Two new vorticity/Coriolis schemes have been introduced (ENT and EET activated by ln_dynvor_ENT and ln_dynvor_EET) (see @9528) . There both have the following characteristics: (i) energy conservation only ; (ii) available for both Vector and Flux Forms (VF and FF) ; (iii) not using the vertical scale factor at F-point. Both schemes have only been tested on weakly non-linear cases. Their behavior has to be investigated in highly non-linear cases.
    • ENT : energy conserving scheme specially designed for FF, using Coriolis parameter defined at T-point. In VF, it presents a double averaging to obtain the vorticity at T-point which may be problematic.
    • EET : energy conserving scheme specially designed for VF. Based on potential vorticity triad formulation of EEN scheme, but here each triad use the single e3t value instead of the three e3f values of the triad points. It does not conserve Enstrophy contrary to EEN, has the same large mantis on relative vorticity but a reduced one on level thickness. Its use in FF has limited interest: in this case it is equivalent to ENT scheme with a Coriolis parameter defined as the averaging of the 6 surrounding f_f values.
  • namelist_ref : cosmetic changes: (see
    (1) namlbc: no more default value set to rn_shlat. A selection is now required in namlist_cfg (see @9527)
    (2) namtra_adv_mle is renamed : namtra_mle. traadv_mle.F90 as tramle.F90 (see @9531 & @9532)
    (3) namtra_adv_eiv is renamed : namtra_eiv (included in @9490)
    (4) the _NONE suffix is replaced by a _OFF sufix in all namelist (see @9526)
  • scale-aware setting of viscous and diffusive coefficients (see ticket #2075). see @9490
  • model time step : r2dt to be defined only 1 time (in step ?) =⇒>> use r2dt everywhere (remove all z2dt) !!gm on going work….
  • HPC09_ZDF: drag finalization: move dyn_bfr routine in zdfdrg (renamed zdf_drg_exp) and delete dynbfr.F90 module - result unchanged see @9250
  • diahsb.F90: reduce mpp-global communication and add a control print at nitend see @9227
  • dynnxt.F90 (euler time-step) and icbtrj.F90 (wrong long name in trajectory file) (( minor bug correction )) see @9226

  • nemogcm.F90 : updated in SAS & OFF + data assimilation initial calls (asm_bkg_wri , tra_asm_inc …) moved to asm_inc_init see @9213
  • closed sea : restructure namcfg & its control print + set ln_closea = false if domcfg file not read (ln_domcfg=F) see @9213
  • OFF_SRC/dtadyn.F90 remove the use ua and tsa as work arrays + style see @9212
  • merge a 4th mpp_max (nstop, see WP2017/HPC03), cleaning in nemo_gcm routine (better management of step calls) see @9124
  • remove useless warning when reading namelist_cfg see @9168 and @9169
  • ln_timing instead of nn_timing + restricted timing to nemo_init and routine called by step in OPA_SRC see @9124

=⇒ Further work needed: the timing report is strange. Not sure we can set the timing of step routine and of al tea_ and dyn routines called by step…

Various issues to be solved before the beta version :

  • sbcisf: issue with drag coefficient: made all drag option available with ISF (cf !!gm comment replicated below)
    !!gm  NB  use pCdU here so that it will incorporate local boost of Cd0 and log layer case :
    !!         zustar(:,:) = SQRT( rCdU_top(:,:) * SQRT(utbl(:,:) * utbl(:,:) + vtbl(:,:) * vtbl(:,:) + r_ke0_top) )
    !! or better :  compute ustar in zdfdrg  and use it here as well as in TKE, GLS and Co
    !!     ===>>>>    GM  to be done this chrismas
    !!gm end
  • dynspg_ts.F90 ==⇒>> zwz zhf … calculation to be revisited (probably generic one is needed)

double check the merge between MERCATOR and CNRS for this module (ORCA2_LIM blow up after 180 time-step)

  • diatmb =⇒>> control by iom_use SVP + top/bottom velocities are not at mkbt mibt
  • DIA =⇒>> create a diagnostic manager called in step which calls all dia… routines (NB: one timing for all diag)

=⇒>> decide whether digs. are control by iom_use or namelist param (I prefer the former option)

  • osmosis =⇒>> move the restart inside zdfosm.F90 not in step.F90
  • check all " !!gm " =⇒>> solve the reported issues if possible
  • bi-perio : create a "true" bi-periodic case that work in all MPI domain decomposition
  • Remove the lbc_lnk_bdy (a agreement in needed for that)
  • C1D moved in TEST_CASES ==⇒>> from Romain's work + remove key_c1d
  • iceberg : #1602 (heat flux) and #1595 (ifs & icb)
  • iceberg : use iceberg thickness integrated current =⇒>> #1900 (dev of Merino to be committed)
  • energy dissipation diag to be added as in v3.6 stable
  • remove : key_trdmxl_trc & key_trdtrc

Note for Simona: work that may be done by (or with the help of) Simona

  • Closea =⇒>> test case to be created from ORCA2 =⇒>> Simona
  • ISOMIP & OVERFLOW — Issue with ln_zco, ln_zps, ln_sco =⇒> to be solved with Simona
  • sbcice_if : introduce a sbc_ice_if_init and create the climatological file =⇒>> Simona if you want ?
  • create initial state of ORCA2 for TESO10 =⇒>> Simona

Note for Christian:

  • p4zsbc ==⇒>> bug correction (misplaced logical)
  • p4zflx (p4z_flx_init) : bug correction done, see @9248
    !!gm  BUG !!!   ===>>>  ln_presatm and ln_presatmco2 are used below, but read in namelist 
    !!gm                    at the end of the routine via a CALL to CALL p4z_patm( nit000 )

My assigned tickets

Ticket Summary Status Type Priority Milestone Component
#1180 Bottom grid points with unrealistically cold temperature in ORCA2_LIM reopened Bug low 2020 WP OCE
#1584 utrd_zdf and vtrd_zdf are velocities minus momentum trends assigned Bug high TRD
#1723 diags KE with time_splitting assigned Bug high TRD
#1911 ENHANCE-04(2017WP) — MLF and RK3 time stepping assigned Task high Unscheduled OCE
#1918 ENHANCE-17(2017WP) — Multi-Column Ocean scheme (MCO) assigned Task low Unscheduled OCE
#1967 Noise on vertical velocities when using UBS momemtum advection scheme assigned Defect normal Unscheduled OCE
#1984 Error in the online momentum trend diagnostic assigned Bug normal TRD
#2044 ENHANCE-09_Gurvan-GEOMETRIC assigned Task normal Unscheduled OCE
#2068 Wrong namelist double diffusion mixing parameter name assigned Defect low OCE
#2485 Add an Shallow Water Eq. (SWE) based on NEMO ocean kernel + associated test case new Task low IMMERSE 2020 DYN

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