Issue No.04 - July/August (2005 vol.7)
Mitsuhiro Matsu'ura , University of Tokyo
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2005.79
Predictive earth science compares observed actual processes with computed virtual processes. As this overview of Japan's efforts in solid earth simulation describes, the field's goal is to predict system variations such as geomagnetic field reversal and earthquake occurrence.
earth system modeling, solid earth
Mitsuhiro Matsu'ura, "Quest for Predictability of Geodynamic Processes through Computer Simulation", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.7, no. 4, pp. 43-50, July/August 2005, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2005.79