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Main Title Influence of Model Design on Comparisons of Single Point Measurements with Grid-Model Predictions.
Author Dennis, R. L. ; Byun, D. W. ; Seilkop, S. K. ;
CORP Author National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Sciences Modeling Div. ;Analytical Sciences, Inc., Durham, NC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Lab.
Publisher 1993
Year Published 1993
Report Number EPA-68-D0-0095; EPA/600/A-93/276;
Stock Number PB94-122595
Additional Subjects Air quality ; Mathematical models ; Forecasting ; Design criteria ; Comparison ; Deposition ; Concentration(Composition) ; Performance evaluation ; Extrapolation ; Air pollution ; Points(Mathematics) ; Grids(Coordinates) ; Bias ; Regional Acid Deposition Model ; Eulerian models
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NTIS  PB94-122595 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 02/27/1994
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Abstract A principal use of air quality models is to extrapolate air concentrations or deposition to future conditions outside historically observed conditions. We depend on the science in the models to provide the best extrapolation. Thus, testing of air quality models (their evaluations) should focus on the science: are we getting the science right; are we getting the right answer for the right reason; and are we getting the wrong answer for the right reason. The objective of a model evaluation is to establish, as best as possible, that the model is not flawed and that it is functioning properly as designed. This paper addresses issues relating to the horizontal design of a regional model.
Supplementary Notes Presented at Conference on Atmosphere Chemistry, Nashville, TN., January 23-28, 1994. Prepared in cooperation with Analytical Sciences, Inc., Durham, NC. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Research and Exposure Assessment Lab.
Category Codes 68A
NTIS Prices PC A01/MF A01
Primary Description 600/09
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Control Number 403527171
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