Animations

Cold wakes generated by tropical cyclones

Overlay of ocean surface temperature (blue/red shading) and surface wind speed (transparent white/blue shading ) simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution using present-day boundary conditions; computation conducted on ICCP/IBS supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Axel Timmermann.

Tropical cylones

Overlay of 6-hourly surface wind speed (blue/red shading ) and precipitation (transparent white shading) simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution using present-day boundary conditions; computation conducted on ICCP/IBS supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Axel Timmermann.

Ocean temperatures in California Current region

One year of daily sea surface temperatures shading) simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution using present-day boundary conditions; computation conducted on ICCP/IBS supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Axel Timmermann.

Arctic sea ice

One year of daily sea ice thickness (gray shading) simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution using present-day boundary conditions; computation conducted on ICCP/IBS supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Axel Timmermann.

Southern Ocean sea ice

One year of daily sea ice thickness (gray shading) simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution using present-day boundary conditions; computation conducted on ICCP/IBS supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Axel Timmermann.

Surface ocean velocity simulated by high-resolution CESM

Surface ocean velocity simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution; computation conducted in IBS/ICCP supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Patrick Kim and Dipayan Choudhury.

Sea surface temperature simulated by high-resolution CESM

SST simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution; computation conducted in IBS/ICCP supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Patrick Kim and Dipayan Choudhury.

Sea ice thickness simulated by high-resolution CESM

Sea ice thickness simulated by CESM, 1/4 degree atmosphere resolution, 1/10 degree ocean resolution; computation conducted in IBS/ICCP supercomputer Aleph. Animation created by Patrick Kim and Dipayan Choudhury.