Geoscientific Model Development

(The H4-Index of Geoscientific Model Development is 44. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
The Canadian Earth System Model version 5 (CanESM5.0.3)436
The shared socio-economic pathway (SSP) greenhouse gas concentrations and their extensions to 2500364
Harmonization of global land use change and management for the period 850–2100 (LUH2) for CMIP6299
Overview of the Norwegian Earth System Model (NorESM2) and key climate response of CMIP6 DECK, historical, and scenario simulations186
Development of the MIROC-ES2L Earth system model and the evaluation of biogeochemical processes and feedbacks180
The Lagrangian particle dispersion model FLEXPART version 10.4180
The Parcels v2.0 Lagrangian framework: new field interpolation schemes135
Overview of the PALM model system 6.0116
The EC-Earth3 Earth system model for the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project 6111
Description of the resolution hierarchy of the global coupled HadGEM3-GC3.1 model as used in CMIP6 HighResMIP experiments105
The global water resources and use model WaterGAP v2.2d: model description and evaluation103
Description and evaluation of the UKCA stratosphere–troposphere chemistry scheme (StratTrop vn 1.0) implemented in UKESM186
RainNet v1.0: a convolutional neural network for radar-based precipitation nowcasting81
The generation of gridded emissions data for CMIP676
The Community Multiscale Air Quality (CMAQ) model versions 5.3 and 5.3.1: system updates and evaluation73
The first Met Office Unified Model–JULES Regional Atmosphere and Land configuration, RAL173
Pysteps: an open-source Python library for probabilistic precipitation nowcasting (v1.0)72
On the increased climate sensitivity in the EC-Earth model from CMIP5 to CMIP672
Evaluation of global ocean–sea-ice model simulations based on the experimental protocols of the Ocean Model Intercomparison Project phase 2 (OMIP-2)70
ACCESS-OM2 v1.0: a global ocean–sea ice model at three resolutions69
An urban ecohydrological model to quantify the effect of vegetation on urban climate and hydrology (UT&C v1.0)68
The Making of the New European Wind Atlas – Part 2: Production and evaluation67
P-model v1.0: an optimality-based light use efficiency model for simulating ecosystem gross primary production65
The making of the New European Wind Atlas – Part 1: Model sensitivity62
Description and evaluation of aerosol in UKESM1 and HadGEM3-GC3.1 CMIP6 historical simulations61
Root-mean-square error (RMSE) or mean absolute error (MAE): when to use them or not61
Configuration and intercomparison of deep learning neural models for statistical downscaling60
The biophysics, ecology, and biogeochemistry of functionally diverse, vertically and horizontally heterogeneous ecosystems: the Ecosystem Demography model, version 2.2 – Part 1: Model description57
A comparative assessment of the uncertainties of global surface ocean CO<sub>2</sub> estimates using a machine-learning ensemble (CSIR-ML6 version 2019a) – have we hit the 56
Reduced Complexity Model Intercomparison Project Phase 1: introduction and evaluation of global-mean temperature response56
Impact of horizontal resolution on global ocean–sea ice model simulations based on the experimental protocols of the Ocean Model Intercomparison Project phase 2 (OMIP-2)55
HighResMIP versions of EC-Earth: EC-Earth3P and EC-Earth3P-HR – description, model computational performance and basic validation55
Quantitative assessment of fire and vegetation properties in simulations with fire-enabled vegetation models from the Fire Model Intercomparison Project55
Description and evaluation of the tropospheric aerosol scheme in the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) Integrated Forecasting System (IFS-AER, cycle 45R1)53
Beijing Climate Center Earth System Model version 1 (BCC-ESM1): model description and evaluation of aerosol simulations53
Earth System Model Evaluation Tool (ESMValTool) v2.0 – an extended set of large-scale diagnostics for quasi-operational and comprehensive evaluation of Earth system models in CMIP51
DINCAE 1.0: a convolutional neural network with error estimates to reconstruct sea surface temperature satellite observations49
Evaluating the land-surface energy partitioning in ERA548
Ocean biogeochemistry in the Norwegian Earth System Model version 2 (NorESM2)48
Simulating coupled surface–subsurface flows with ParFlow v3.5.0: capabilities, applications, and ongoing development of an open-source, massively parallel, integrated hydrologic model47
Development of the Community Water Model (CWatM v1.04) – a high-resolution hydrological model for global and regional assessment of integrated water resources management47
Taiwan Earth System Model Version 1: description and evaluation of mean state45
TRAPPIST-1 Habitable Atmosphere Intercomparison (THAI): motivations and protocol version 1.045
Paleo calendar-effect adjustments in time-slice and transient climate-model simulations (PaleoCalAdjust v1.0): impact and strategies for data analysis44