If you are interested in learning how to operate the Community Earth System Model (CESM) global climate modeling system using U-M computing resources, please consider attending an upcoming interactive tutorial:

Time/Date/Location: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, Space Research Building Auditorium (Room 2246).

Presenter: Mark Flanner, Assistant Professor, AOSS


  • Compile CESM on the U of M computing cluster Flux
  • Run a basic configuration of CESM
  • Visualize model output and compute global averages of key model states.
  • Learn how to implement a simple source code change
  • Explore some of the numerous configurations of CESM

RSVP: Contact Prof. Flanner at flanner@umich.edu.