Issue No. 04 - July/August (2005 vol. 7)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2005.79
Mitsuhiro Matsu'ura , University of Tokyo
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
M. Matsu'ura, "Quest for Predictability of Geodynamic Processes through Computer Simulation," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 7, no. , pp. 43-50, 2005.