Joint Session 59 High-Performance Computing for Numerical Weather Prediction. Part II

Thursday, 16 January 2020: 8:30 AM-9:30 AM
257AB (Boston Convention and Exhibition Center)
Hosts: (Joint between the 30th Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting (WAF)/26th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP); and the Sixth Symposium on High Performance Computing for Weather, Water, and Climate )
Ryan A. Lagerquist, CIMMS, Meteorology, Norman, OK; Kandis Boyd, OAR, Office of Weather and Air Quality, Silver Spring, MD and Timothy S. Sliwinski, Group NIRE, Lubbock, TX

This will be a joint session between the 6th Symposium on High-performance Computing for Weather, Water, and Climate (6HPC) and the 26th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction (26NWP). This session will explore the use of high-performance computing to develop, run, enhance the performance of, and post-process output from numerical weather models such as WRF, convection-allowing models, convection-allowing ensembles, etc. Abstract topics may include (but are not limited to) improving computational efficiency, improving scalability, preparing for exascale computing, and optimizing numerical weather models to benefit from the use of specialized hardware in HPC environments, such as graphical processing units (GPUs).

8:30 AM
Accelerating the Cloud Scheme within the Unified Model for CPU–GPU-Based High-Performance Computing Systems
Wei Zhang, ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN; and M. Xu, M. Morales Hernandez, M. R. Norman, S. Mahajan, K. J. Evans, A. Hill, and B. Shipway
8:45 AM
SAR FV3-Based Storm-Scale Ensemble Implementation and Testing for the 2019 HWT and FFaIR Experiments
Timothy A. Supinie, CAPS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and C. Zhang, M. Xue, K. Brewster, K. W. Thomas, and F. Kong
9:15 AM
High-Resolution Numerical Weather Simulation with a Large Domain for West Japan Extreme Heavy Rainfall Events during July 2018
Tsutao Oizumi, JAMSTEC, Yokohama, kanagawa, Japan; MRI, Ibaraki, Japan; and K. Saito, L. Duc, and J. Ito
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