The core group is developing UKESM1, with a target release date of early 2017.
UKESM as a national capability project:
- It will develop and analyse a set of future Earth system projections to support impacts-adaptation-mitigation research and policy making;
- UKESM models will be released to the entire NERC community and their use fully supported;
- UKESM1 will be the main UK contribution to the 6th Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP6);
- UKESM1 users training school.