Articles | Volume 13, issue 4
Earth Syst. Dynam., 13, 1557–1609, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-13-1557-2022
Earth Syst. Dynam., 13, 1557–1609, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-13-1557-2022
Research article
11 Nov 2022
Research article | 11 Nov 2022

STITCHES: creating new scenarios of climate model output by stitching together pieces of existing simulations

Claudia Tebaldi et al.

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Impact modelers need many future scenarios to characterize the consequences of climate change. The climate modeling community cannot fully meet this need because of the computational cost of climate models. Emulators have fallen short of providing the entire range of inputs that modern impact models require. Our proposal, STITCHES, meets these demands in a comprehensive way and may thus support a fully integrated impact research effort and save resources for the climate modeling enterprise.
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