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Number Title vn4.5 vn5.x vn6.x vn7.x vn8.x
000 Unified Model User Guide vn6.6 vn7.3, vn7.7 vn8.0
002 Change Control Management of the UM System vn4.5
003 Software Standards for the UM: Fortran and Unix vn4.4 vn7.6
005 Notation, physical constants, units and variable names vn2.6
007 Filenaming conventions for the UM System vn4.5 vn6.3 vn7.9
010 Conservative finite difference schemes for the Unified Forecast/Climate? Model vn4.5
011 Positive definite advection scheme vn4.3
013 Derivation and calculation of Potential Vorticity vn4.5
014 Solution of Poisson's equation on the sphere using Fourier Transforms vn4.5
015 New Dynamics Formulation vn6.3
020 Aerosol Processes vn6.3
021 Vertical Diffusion vn4.5
022 Gravity Wave Drag vn4.5 vn5.5
023 Radiation vn4.5 vn5.5
024 Subsurface, Surface and Boundary Layer Processes (Part 1) vn3.1 vn6.3
024 Subsurface, Surface and Boundary Layer Processes (Part 2) vn3.1 vn6.3
024 Subsurface, Surface and Boundary Layer Processes (Part 3) vn6.3 vn7.9
024A The TKE based higher order turbulence closure scheme vn7.7

025

Canopy, Surface and Soil Hydrology

vn3.4 vn5.0

026

Large-scale Precipitation

vn4.5 vn7.6 vn8.0

027

Convection Scheme

vn4.4 vn7.3

028

Subgrid Turbulence Scheme

vn6.6

029

Calculation of SSH and Large Scale Cloud

vn4.5 vn6.4 vn7.8 vn8.0

029A

Annexe to 029: The PC2 Cloud Scheme

vn6.4 vn7.6, vn7.8 vn8.0

030

Analysis Correction Data Assimilation Scheme

vn4.5

031

Incremental Analysis Update (IAU) Scheme

vn7.6, vn7.9

033

Running the UM in Idealised Model

vn6.6

040

Ocean Model

vn4.5

041

Ocean Model fixed layer formulation

vn2.0

044

Ocean Model - Variable timestep with depth

vn2.0

045

Thermodynamic/Dynamic? Sea-Ice Model

vn4.0 vn6.1

047

Heat Transfer diagnostics in the Ocean Model

vn3.2

048

Lateral Boundary Conditions in the Ocean Model

vn4.5

050

Application of surface heat and freshwater fluxes in the Ocean Model

vn4.5

051

Isopycnal Diffusion Scheme in the Ocean Model

vn4.5 vn6.0

053

The Ocean Carbon Cycle in the Ocean Model

vn4.4

054

The Gent and McWilliams? Parametrization Scheme, including Visbeck and Biharmonic GM Schemes

vn6.0

055

Implementation of the Elastic-Viscous-Plastic Sea Ice Dynamics Scheme

vn5.3

058

The Slab Model

vn4.5 vn5.4

059

Ocean Models and the implementation of Vertical Diffusion and Vertical Mixing

vn4.5

060

Fourier Filtering in the Ocean Model

vn4.5

061

The McDougall? et al. equation of state density calculation in the ocean

vn5.5

070

Specification of ancillary files

vn4.0 vn6.6

071

Specification of sea-ice fields

vn3.2

072

The SST analysis system

vn3.3

073

Ancillary file creation for the UM

vn4.4 vn6.6

074

Orography Ancillary file creation

vn6.0

080

Dynamical and Physical Diagnostic Calculations

vn2.2 vn5.2

081

Stochastic Physics Code in the UM

vn7.1, vn7.7 vn8.0

082

Transformed Eulerian Mean and Wave Drag Diagnostics on Pressure Levels

vn7.5

083

Nudging the Unified Model

vn8.0

303

HOWTO - Convert GRIB data to a UM Dump via the reconfiguration

vn7.0

C1

Dynamical Allocation of Primary Fields

vn3.2

C2

Atmosphere-Ocean Coupling: Technical Overview

vn4.5 vn7.5, vn7.7 vn8.0

C3

List of external files

vn4.5 vn5.1 vn7.7

C4

Storage Handling and Diagnostic System (STASH)

vn4.5 vn7.1, vn7.8

C5

Control of means calculations

vn2.7 vn5.1 vn7.7

C6

OASIS Coupling - Technical Overview

vn4.4

C7

Update ancillary and boundary files in the atmosphere and ocean models

vn3.1

C71

Atmospheric LBCs at UM5.3 - 6.3

vn6.3

C9

The Single Column Model

vn6.2 vn7.7

C10

Input/Output? Services in the Unified Model

vn8.0

D4

Diagnostics on pressure levels for calculating eddy fluxes and variances of fields

vn4.5

D6

Printed Diagnostics

vn2.7

D7

Test Diagnostics for Output

vn3.1

F3

Dumps, fieldsfiles, observation files and ancillary dataset format

vn4.5 vn7.3, vn7.8

F5

Unified Model file utilities

vn4.5 vn7.1, vn7.4

F51

Merge Utility

vn4.5 vn5.1

F52

Modifying UM output fields

vn4.5 vn5.1

F54

MAKEBC Utility

vn7.6

S1

Interpolation techniques and grid transformations

vn4.5

S4

PP File Reinitialisation Scheme

vn5.3

S5

C Utility Routines

vn4.5 vn6.1 vn7.9

S11

Technical Aspects of the Reconfiguration Program

vn7.1

X0

Unified Model for External Users

vn4.5 vn7.6, vn7.8 vn8.0

X1

Portability Considerations

vn3.4

X2

The Nupdate Source Code Manager

vn3.2

X4

Guidelines to Building the UM on External Systems

vn4.5 vn7.6, vn7.8 vn8.0

X6

Unified Model System File Details

vn8.0

X7

The User Test Framework

vn8.0

Y1

Unified Model Automated Output Processing System

vn4.5 vn7.6

Z5

System Maintenance Procedures

vn4.5

Z52

Unified Model Compilation System

vn4.5 vn7.5, vn7.7, vn7.9