Scientific Program

Day 1 (Tuesday November 8th)
10:00-10:15 Welcome and introduction of the BSC Earth Sciences Department. (Oriol Jorba)
10:15-10:30 Technical and logistical information. (Dene Bowdalo and Iria Ayan)
10:30-11:00 Introduction to Earth science fundamentals and modelling. (Eleftheria Exarchou)
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:00 Introduction to Linux and HPC, BSC facilities, PRACE and RES + preparation/checks for hands-on tutorial after lunch break (Mario Acosta, Miguel Castrillo)
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-16:00 HPC hands-on tutorial. At the end of this tutorial, the students will be able to compile and execute jobs on Mare Nostrum 4. (Mario Acosta, Iria Ayan, Miguel Castrillo)
Day 2 (Wednesday November 9th)

9:30-10:00 Lecture on the EC-EARTH climate model. (Maria Goncalves)
10:00-10:30 Lecture on the NMMB-MONARCH atmosphere chemistry model. (Oriol Jorba)
10:30-11:00 Lecture on setting up and running the NMMB-MONARCH model with Autosubmit. (Francesca Macchia and Gilbert Montane)
11:00-11:30 Break
11:30-13:30 Model hands-on tutorial. Students will run a prepared case. (Francesca Macchia, Gilbert Montane, Alejandro García, Eric Ferrer)
13:30-14:30 Lunch break
14:30-15:30 Introduction to most common analysis and visualisation tools for earth models outputs (Francesco Benincasa)
Day 3 (Thursday November 10th)

9:30-11:30 Analysis hands-on tutorial: Providentia. Students will apply tools for analysis and visualisation to the outputs created the day before. (Dene Bowdalo, Miriam Olid, Santiago Enciso, Franco Lopez)
11:30-12:00 Break
12:00-14:00 Analysis hands-on tutorial: R tools (An-Chi Ho, Eva Rifà)