Data Assimilation Training in collaboration with the ECMWF

Intensive computer practicals course on data assimilation

In this 2 day course, held after the Data Assimilation ECMWF course, students will get the opportunity to apply data-assimilation methods to small and large numerical models, to obtain hands-on experience with the different methods and deepen understanding of their working and limitations.

Final timetable is below.

Timetable of Practical Classes

Monday 14th March (GL68 at rear of Meteorology, building 58 on campus map)

09:00 - 09:30 Registration with coffee/tea
09:30 - 10:00 Short recap of variational data assimilation (pdf) Polly Smith
10:00 - 11:00 Variational data assimilation practical (zip) Polly Smith
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee/tea
11:30 - 12:30 Variational data assimilation practical (continued) Polly Smith
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:00 Short recap of EnKF Philip Browne
14:00 - 15:00 EnKF practical (pdf) Philip Browne
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee/tea
15:30 - 16:30 EnKF practical (continued) Philip Browne

Tuesday 15th March (GL68 at rear of Meteorology, building 58 on campus map)

09:30 - 10:00 Short recap of hybrid methods Javier Amezcua
10:00 - 11:00 Hybrid methods practical (tar.gz) Javier Amezcua
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee/tea
11:30 - 12:30 Hybrid methods practical (continued) Javier Amezcua
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:00 Short recap of particle filters Peter Jan van Leeuwen
14:00 - 15:00 Particle filter practical (pdf) Peter Jan van Leeuwen
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee/tea
15:30 - 16:30 Particle filter practical (continued) Peter Jan van Leeuwen
16:30 Certificates
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