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ACCESS User Training Course Program 21-24 March 2016

This page contains the program for the training course. Further information is available from the main course page, at the link below.

STATUS -- The main details below are all final, except for addition of video recordings. When they are ready, the plan is for them to be linked in the program table below. Participants will be notified when this is done.

Presenters: Joao Teixeira, UK Met Office, External Collaboration Team; plus staff from the ACCESS partner organisations.
Venue: Bureau of Meteorology Conference Rooms, Level 6, 700 Collins Street, Docklands.
Monday: ACCESS, Rose-Cylc and UM
Tuesday: Seasonal Forecasting and Climate Modelling
Wednesday: Numerical Weather Prediction and High Resolution Modelling
Thursday: Development tools and work practices

Program and links to materials

Links here currently just point to sections in the course OUTLINE. These will be updated to presentations and practical exercises materials before the course, labelled as DRAFT or FINAL, as indicated by the authors.

Monday 21 March -- ACCESS, Rose-Cylc and UM

9:00 Arrival and pre-course setup
9:15 Peter May Welcome
9:20 Michael Naughton Introduction FINAL
9:35 Martin Dix Introduction to ACCESS User Facilities FINAL
10:00 Wenming Lu / Joao Teixeira Rose & Cylc FINAL
10:50 Morning Tea
11:10 Joao Teixeira Introduction to UM (1) FINAL
12:30 Lunch (provided)
13:30 Joao Teixeira UM Science Configurations - GA suite FINAL
13:50 Joao Teixeira Practical exercise with UM suite FINAL
14:50 Afternoon Tea
15:10 Joao Teixeira Practical exercise with UM suite FINAL
16:30 Finish

Tuesday 22 March -- Seasonal Forecasting and Climate Modelling

9:00 Prac and tutorial time
09:30 Martin Dix / Tony Hirst ACCESS Climate Modelling FINAL
09:50 Joao Teixeira HadGEM-GC3 Rose Suite FINAL
10:50 Morning Tea
11:10 Duncan Ackerley The ARCCSS: Overview and modelling activities FINAL
11:30 Joao Teixeira Global Model Science Configurations -- GA and GC documentation in the GMED portal LINK
12:30 Lunch break
13:30 Debbie Hudson Bureau ACCESS-S Seasonal Forecasting FINAL
13:50 Joao Teixeira Using Iris for UM data visualisation FINAL
14:50 Afternoon Tea
15:10 Joao Teixeira Practical exercise with Iris data visualisation LINK
16:30 Finish

Wednesday 23 March -- Numerical Weather Prediction and High Resolution Modelling

9:00 Prac and tutorial time
09:30 Chris Tingwell Introduction to ACCESS NWP FINAL
09:50 Joao Teixeira Rose nesting suite FINAL
10:50 Morning Tea
11:10 Joao Teixeira Practical exercise with Rose nesting suite FINAL
12:30 Lunch break
13:30 Peter Steinle Report on Singapore Convective Scale Modelling Workshop FINAL
Web Page for Singapore Convective Scale Modelling Workshop Workshop Web site
13:50 Jeff Kepert High-resolution ensemble prediction of an East Coast Low FINAL
14:10 Robin Bowen RDS data repositories at NCI -- Bureau provided datasets FINAL
14:50 Afternoon Tea
15:10 Lawrie Rikus Synthetic satellite imagery from ACCESS NWP model forecasts FINAL
15:25 Lawrie Rikus Useful utilities -- SMOCS and STASH utilities FINAL
15:35 Tan Le ACCESS NWP datasets in RDS and tools for file format conversion FINAL
16:30 Finish

Thursday 24 March -- Development tools and work practices

9:00 Prac and tutorial time
09:30 Joao Teixeira Rose suite design for any application FINAL
10:50 Morning Tea
11:10 Joao Teixeira Practical exercise with simple Rose suite design FINAL
12:30 Lunch break
13:30 Scott Wales Code development working practices, rose stem, local testing, suite portability FINAL
14:50 All Clean-up -- Thanks to all for helping.
15:00 Afternoon Tea
15:30 All Post-course tour to St. Brew (aka. Summit), Imperial Hotel, and MCG
22:00 Finish

Other possibilities for Thursday

  • Suites for ancillary files (Dix) - Possibly covered in the nested suite?
  • STASH
  • Tour through various useful sites
    • Local wiki
    • MOSRS wiki
    • Collab wiki
    • MOSRS tickets
    • Rose and cylc on github

Things to mention

  • SCM suite
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