Like all components of NEMO, the ocean component is developed under the CECILL license, which is a French adaptation of the GNU GPL (General Public License). Anyone may use it freely for research purposes, and is encouraged to communicate back to the NEMO team its own developments and improvements. The model and the present document have been made available as a service to the community. We cannot certify that the code and its manual are free of errors. Bugs are inevitable and some have undoubtedly survived the testing phase. Users are encouraged to bring them to our attention. The author assumes no responsibility for problems, errors, or incorrect usage of NEMO.

NEMO reference in papers and other publications is as follows:

Madec, G., and the NEMO team, 2008: NEMO ocean engine. Note du Pôle de modélisation, Institut Pierre-Simon Laplace (IPSL), France, No 27, ISSN No 1288-1619.

Additional information can be found on nemo-ocean.eu website.

Gurvan Madec and the NEMO Team
NEMO European Consortium2017-02-17