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LIS Testcases

A new set of LIS test cases available below
The new LIS framework (LISF) set of public testcases work with the latest GitHub-based LIS code and include a full end-to-end suite of LDT, LIS, and LVT cases that build off each other with several different steps, which are outlined in the table below. The suite of testcases include generating model parameter and assimilation-based input files using LDT, running the Noah land surface model (LSM) for a sample "open-loop" (or baseline) experiment and a data assimilation (DA) experiment using LIS, and then comparing output from the sample experiments using LVT.  Please note: These cases and files are provided for users to learn how to run and test the LISF code, however, the files provided could be expanded to support research type runs.


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LDT -- LSM parameter processing example

LIS -- LSM "open-loop" (OL) experiment example

LDT -- Ensemble restart file generation example

LDT -- Generate LSM OL CDF-based files example

LDT -- Generate observations CDF-based files example

LIS -- LSM data assimilation (DA) experiment example

LVT -- Comparison of OL and DA comparison example

Please also find here a list of the compiler and libraries used in helping to setup and generate the above testcase files:  Click here
* Note:  Testcases above were developed with LISF GitHub commit ID:   440a31989141f5fbbd4ed167eb449b70b674d706  (from May 8, 2019)