Reference Papers

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For the latest release

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Component Reference Manual Quick start
NEMO-OCE NEMO manual NEMO guide
NEMO-ICE SI3 manual
NEMO-TOP TOP manual

For the previous releases

NEMO-PISCES
(release-3.6)
PISCES-v2: an ocean biogeochemical model for carbon and ecosystem studies (, , , , ), In Geoscientific Model Development, volume 8, . [bibtex] [doi]
NEMO-LIM
(release-3.6)
The Louvain-La-Neuve sea ice model LIM3.6: global and regional capabilities (, , , , , , , , , , ), In Geoscientific Model Development, volume 8, . [bibtex] [doi]

Simulating the mass balance and salinity of Arctic and Antarctic sea ice. 1. Model description and validation (, , , , , ), In Ocean Modelling, volume 27, . () [bibtex] [doi]
NEMO-TAM
(release-3.4)
NEMOTAM: tangent and adjoint models for the ocean modelling platform NEMO (, , ), In Geoscientific Model Development, volume 8, . [bibtex] [doi]
LIM3 LIM The Louvain-la-Neuve sea Ice Model (M. Vancoppenolle, S. Bouillon, T. Fichefet, H. Goosse, O. Lecomte, M. A. Morales Maqueda, G. Madec), Note du Pôle de Modélisation de l’Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace N°31, ISSN No 1288-1619, January 2012. [pdf]
LIM2 Importance of ice-ocean interactions for the global ocean circulation: A model study (, ), In Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, volume 104, . [bibtex] [doi]

Sensitivity of a global sea ice model to the treatment of ice thermodynamics and dynamics (, ), In Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, volume 102, . [bibtex] [doi]
Biogeochemistry Quel Schéma Numérique pour le Transport d’Organismes Biologiques par la Circulation Océanique ? (A. Estublier et M. Lévy), Note du Pôle de Mod́élisation de l’Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace, Septembre 2000. [pdf]
OPA OPA 8 Ocean General Circulation Model - Reference Manual (, , , ), Technical report, LODYC/IPSL Note 11, . [bibtex]
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