COMPUTATIONAL RESEARCH in BOSTON (CRiB)

Date December 2, 2005
Speaker Christopher Hill
Topic: Toward planetary brain scans, high-resolution monitoring and measuring of the global ocean and sea-ice system
Abstract

This talk will review work underway to develop a high-resolution monitoring and measuring system for tracking the ocean and sea-ice climate of the Earth. The work centers on combining large observational data sets with state-of-the-art numerical simulation tools in a formal mathematical optimization framework. This is a major computational Earth science challenge, which involves bringing together large-scale computational resources, advanced algorithmic and computational science concepts.



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