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'''''[[Main_Page|GEOS-Chem Main Page]] | [[GCHP_Main_Page|GCHP Main Page]]'''''
 
'''''[[Main_Page|GEOS-Chem Main Page]] | [[GCHP_Main_Page|GCHP Main Page]]'''''
  
On this page we list the current priorities for GEOS-Chem development. This list is continuously updated based on code readiness and input from the Working Groups and the Steering Committee. For history of past releases see the [[GEOS-Chem_versions|GEOS-Chem Versions wiki page]].
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On this page we list the current priorities for GEOS-Chem development. This list is continuously updated based on code readiness and input from the [http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/geos/geos_working_groups.html Working Groups] and the [http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/geos/geos_steering_cmte.html Steering Committee]. For history of past releases see the [[GEOS-Chem_versions|GEOS-Chem Versions wiki page]].
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== Release schedule ==
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Please see the [http://wiki.seas.harvard.edu/geos-chem/images/e/e1/GEOS-Chem_Release_Proposal.pdf GEOS-Chem Release Proposal] outlining the procedure and schedule for releasing GEOS-Chem versions.  
  
 
== Merged and awaiting release ==
 
== Merged and awaiting release ==
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== Feature integration in progress ==
 
== Feature integration in progress ==
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Features listed in this table are actively being integrated into GEOS-Chem by the [[GEOS-Chem Support Team]]. In addition, we continuously implement structural updates in the model to maintain and develop coupling with other models including GEOS, CESM, and the model adjoint.
  
 
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!width="100px"|Model scope
 
!width="100px"|Model scope
 
!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
 
!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
!width="300px"|Notes
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!width="300px"|Notes and References
  
 
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/547 Update US emissions to NEI2016]
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|[https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2021-911 Updated Global Inventory of Methane Emissions from Oil/Gas/Coal (GFEI v2)]
|Barron Henderson (EPA)<br>Lyssa Freese (MIT)
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|Tia Scarpelli (U. Edinburgh)
 
|Emissions
 
|Emissions
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
 
|
 
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*Files available at [ftp://newftp.epa.gov/Air/aqmg/global/NEI2016fh/ this ftp site]. Barron writes, "They have not yet been used in a publication, so I caution users to look for anything and report back."
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*[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/1043 geoschem/geos-chem #1043]
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*Reference: Scarpelli et al [2021],<br>DOI: [https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-2021-911 10.5194/acp-2021-911]
  
 
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|-valign="top"
|[[Grid-independent_emissions|Updated offline dust emissions]]
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|Anthropogenic Methane Emission Inventory for Canada
|Yanshun Li (WUStL)
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|Tia Scarpelli (U. Edinburgh)
 
|Emissions
 
|Emissions
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
 
|
 
|
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*[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/1072 geoschem/geos-chem #1072]
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*Reference: Scarpelli, T.R., D.J. Jacob, M. Moran, F. Reuland, and D. Gordon, [https://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/files/acmg/files/scarpelli2021_canada.pdf A gridded inventory of Canada's anthropogenic methane emissions], submitted to Environ. Res. Lett., 2021.
  
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/459 Updates to enable automated run directory creation]
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|[https://edgar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/dataset_ghg60 Use EDGARv6 global anthro emissions for CH4 simulation]
|GCST
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|Melissa Sulprizio (GCST)
|Run directory
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|Emissions
 
|Medium
 
|Medium
 
|
 
|
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*[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/1044 geoschem/geos-chem #1044]
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*[https://edgar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/dataset_ghg60 Link to EDGAR data]
  
 
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|-valign="top"
|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/666 Modularize FAST-JX]
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/331 Provide climatologies for open fire emissions]
|Lizzie Lundgren (GCST)
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|Melissa Sulprizio (GCST)
|Structural
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|Emissions
|Difficult
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|Easy
 
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|
 
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== Feature integration in the queue ==
 
 
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!width="200px"|Feature
 
!width="200px"|Contributor(s)
 
!width="100px"|Model scope
 
!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
 
!width="300px"|Notes
 
  
 
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/preprints/gmd-2020-380/ Dust emissions from Meng et al. (in review)]
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/655 Climatologies for lightning NOx], [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/331 biomass burning], and [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/656 volcanoes]
|Jun Meng (WUStL)<br>Yanshun Li (WUStL)
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|Lee Murray (Rochester)<br>Melissa Sulprizio (GCST)
 
|Emissions
 
|Emissions
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2879/2020/ Improved wet scavenging from Luo et al. (2020)] (as option)
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/990 Change State_Chm%Species from 4D to vector of 3D arrays]
|Gan Luo (Albany)<br>Fangqun Yu (Albany)
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|Lizzie Lundgren (GCST)
|Wet deposition
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|Structural
 
|Medium
 
|Medium
 
|
 
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*Delivered to GCST (Nov 2020)
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*Ongoing
*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/522 geoschem/geos-chem PR #522]
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*These updates will replace the Luo et al. (2019) option
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|-valign="top"
|[https://acp.copernicus.org/articles/21/1861/2021/ Updated Rn-222 emissions]
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|Upgrade Fast-JX to Cloud-J
|Bo Zhang
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|Lizzie Lundgren (GCST)
|Emissions
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|Structural
 
|Difficult
 
|Difficult
 
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*The existing Rn emissions will remain as an option
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* [https://github.com/geoschem/cloud-j geoschem/cloud-j]
*Data are available at https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3942287
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*Ongoing
*Code is based on v11-02f
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/331 Climatologies for lightning NOx]
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|Add diagnostic for vertical air movement (vertical mass flux)
|Lee Murray (Rochester)
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|Liam Bindle (GCST)
|Emissions
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|Transport
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
 
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*[https://github.com/geoschem/GCHP/pull/96 geoschem/GCHP PR #96]
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*GCHP only
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== Feature integration in the queue ==
|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/560 C2H4 and C2H2 chemistry]
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|Kelvin Bates (Harvard)<br>Ke Li (Harvard)
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Features listed in this table have been delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team and are prioritized to be integrated into GEOS-Chem in the near future.
|Chemistry
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|Medium
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!width="200px"|Feature
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!width="200px"|Contributor(s)
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!width="100px"|Model scope
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!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
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!width="300px"|Notes and References
  
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|[http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/publications/2020/moch_2020_hms_global.pdf HMS chemistry]
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2475/2020/gmd-13-2475-2020.pdf Adaptive chemical solver] (as option)
|Jonathan Moch (Harvard)
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|Mike Long (Harvard) <br> Haipeng Lin (Harvard)  
 
|Chemistry
 
|Chemistry
|Medium
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|Difficult
 
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*Delivered to GCST (Sep 2020)
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*In testing, publication expected in mid-to-late 2022
*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/456 geoschem/geos-chem PR #456]
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|[https://acp.copernicus.org/articles/17/3699/2017/ Blowing snow emissions of sea salt and sea salt bromide]
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2569/2020/ MEGAN3]
|Lyatt Jaegle (UW)
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|Sam Silva (MIT)
 
|Emissions
 
|Emissions
 
|Medium
 
|Medium
 
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*Delivered to GCST (Jun 2020)
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*DOI: [https://zenodo.org/record/3614062#.XzvrH5NKjOR 10.5281/zenodo.3614062]
*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/356 geoschem/geos-chem PR #356]
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*Sam Silva and GCST will work on updating this to a more recent GEOS-Chem version in the near future
  
 
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|-valign="top"
|[https://www.pnas.org/content/117/42/26076 Updated aerosol dry deposition]
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2569/2020/ Canopy Physics Model]
|Jeff Pierce (CSU)
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|Sam Silva (MIT)
|Dry deposition
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|Emissions &<br>Science
|Easy
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|Medium
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*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/604 geoschem/geos-chem #604]
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|-valign="top"
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2475/2020/gmd-13-2475-2020.pdf Adaptive chemical solver] (as option)
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|Lu Shen (Harvard)
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|Chemistry
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|Difficult
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|
 
|
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*DOI: [https://zenodo.org/record/3614062#.XzvrH5NKjOR 10.5281/zenodo.3614062]
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*Sam Silva and GCST will work on updating this to a more recent GEOS-Chem version in the near future
  
 
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|Medium
 
|Medium
 
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*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/654 geoschem/geos-chem #654]
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* [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/654 geoschem/geos-chem #654]
 
*Ideally implemented as a chemical mechanism in KPP
 
*Ideally implemented as a chemical mechanism in KPP
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/770 Output satellite diagnostics as NetCDF]
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|Eloise Marais (UCL)
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|Diagnostics
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|Easy
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== Feature integration not yet prioritized ==
 
== Feature integration not yet prioritized ==
  
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Features listed in this table have been delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team but are not yet prioritized for integrating into the model.
  
 
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!width="100px"|Model scope
 
!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
 
!width="100px"|Ease of implementation
!width="300px"|Notes
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!width="300px"|Notes and References
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|-valign="top"
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/1094 Stratospheric adjustment with RRTMG in GEOS-Chem]
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|Seb Eastham (MIT)
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|Science
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|Medium
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*[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/1094 geoschem/geos-chem #1094]
  
 
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|-valign="top"
 
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2569/2020/ MEGAN3]
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/1137/2020/ GC-YIBs biosphere-atmospheric chemistry coupled model]
|Sam Silva (MIT)
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|Emissions
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|Medium
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*Implementation details may be found at https://zenodo.org/record/3614062#.XzvrH5NKjOR
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|-valign="top"
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|[https://acp.copernicus.org/articles/17/3699/2017/ GC-YIBs biosphere-atmospheric chemistry coupled model]
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|Xu Yue (NUIST)
 
|Xu Yue (NUIST)
 
|Science
 
|Science
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
 
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*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/425 geoschem/geos-chem #425]
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* [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/425 geoschem/geos-chem #425]
  
 
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|-valign="top"
|[http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/presentations/IGC9/posters/Tue_Posters_lam_joey.pdf Ecophysiology module in GEOS-Chem for biosphere-atmosphere exchange]
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|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/629 Ecophysiology module in GEOS-Chem for biosphere-atmosphere exchange]
 
|Joey Lam(CUHK)<br>Amos Tai (CUHK)
 
|Joey Lam(CUHK)<br>Amos Tai (CUHK)
 
|Science
 
|Science
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*Delivered to GCST (Feb 2021)
 
*Delivered to GCST (Feb 2021)
*See [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/629 geoschem/geos-chem #629]
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* [https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/pull/629 geoschem/geos-chem #629]
  
 
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|Chemistry
 
|Chemistry
 
|Easy
 
|Easy
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|-valign="top"
 
|Archived CMIP6 Met Products for GEOS-Chem Input
 
|Lee Murray (Rochester)
 
|Input data
 
|Easy
 
|
 
*See updates from [http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/geos/word_pdf_docs/steering_cmte/gc_sc_minutes_24Feb2021.pdf Feb 2021 GCSC meeting]
 
*Official announcement coming soon
 
 
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|[http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/publications/2021/shah_est_2021.pdf Updated Hg chemistry]
 
|Viral Shah (Harvard)<br>Colin Thackray (Harvard)
 
|Chemistry
 
|Medium
 
 
|
 
|
  
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|Easy
 
|Easy
 
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*Data files delivered to GCST (July 2021)
  
 
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== Almost there (< 6 months) ==
 
== Almost there (< 6 months) ==
  
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Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team within the next 6 months.
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!width="200px"|Feature
 
!width="200px"|Contributor(s)
 
!width="200px"|Contributor(s)
 
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!width="100px"|Model scope
!width="420px"|Notes
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!width="420px"|Notes and References
  
 
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|[https://gmd.copernicus.org/articles/13/2569/2020/ Canopy Physics Model]
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|[https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-9326/ac16a3 New soil NOx parameterization]
|Sam Silva (MIT)
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|Yi Wang (U. Iowa)<br>Jun Wang (U. Iowa)
|Science
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|Emissions
 
|
 
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*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
 
  
 
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*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
 
*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
*Waiting on updated MODIS LAI data
 
  
 
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|-valign="top"
 
|Provide recommended rather than hard-coded scaling factors for online emissions
 
|Provide recommended rather than hard-coded scaling factors for online emissions
|GCST
 
|Emissions
 
|
 
*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet developed
 
 
|-valign="top"
 
|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/331 Provide climatologies for volcano emissions]
 
|GCST
 
|Emissions
 
|
 
*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet developed
 
 
|-valign="top"
 
|[https://github.com/geoschem/geos-chem/issues/331 Provide climatologies for open fire emissions]
 
 
|GCST
 
|GCST
 
|Emissions
 
|Emissions
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|Kazu Miyazaki (JPL)
 
|Kazu Miyazaki (JPL)
 
|Input data
 
|Input data
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|-valign="top"
 
|Aromatic VOC chemistry
 
|Kelvin Bates (Harvard)<br>Ke Li (Harvard)
 
|Chemistry
 
 
|
 
|
  
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|Emissions
 
|Emissions
 
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|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
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|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|Read-in of native GEOS output in GCHP
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|Change GCHP advection inputs to use total pressure and mixing ratio rather than dry
|WUStL GCST
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|Sebastian Eastham (MIT) <br> Liam Bindle (GCST)
|Input data
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|Transport
 
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|
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*Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
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*GCHP only
  
 
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|-valign="top"
|Change GCHP advection inputs to use total pressure and mixing ratio rather than dry
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|HTAPv3 emissions (0.1 deg, 2002-2018)
|Sebastian Eastham (MIT)
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|Emissions & Deposition WG
|Transport
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|Emissions
|GCHP only
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|-valign="top"
|Add capability to read mass fluxes for use in advection
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|Migrating simple SOA formation from carbon_mod.F90 into the KPP "full-chemistry" mechanism
|Sebastian Eastham (MIT)
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|GCST
|Transport
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|Chemistry
|GCHP only
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|Updated parameterization of aerosol size distribution for bulk aerosol simulations
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|Haihui Zhu (WashU)<br>Shixian Zhai (Harvard)
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|Aerosols
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== Over the horizon (6-12 months) ==
 
== Over the horizon (6-12 months) ==
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Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team in the 6-12 months timeframe.
  
 
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!width="200px"|Contributor(s)
 
!width="100px"|Model scope
 
!width="100px"|Model scope
!width="420px"|Notes
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!width="420px"|Notes and References
  
 
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|-valign="top"
 
|Add sulfate dependence to SOA yield from isoprene in simple SOA
 
|Add sulfate dependence to SOA yield from isoprene in simple SOA
|Eloise Marais (Leicester)
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|Eloise Marais (UCL)
 
|Chemistry
 
|Chemistry
 
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== Longer term (12-24 months)==
 
== Longer term (12-24 months)==
  
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Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team in the 12-24 months timeframe.
 
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|GCHP Adjoint
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|Daven Henze (CU Boulder)
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|Structural
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Latest revision as of 17:16, 18 January 2022

GEOS-Chem Main Page | GCHP Main Page

On this page we list the current priorities for GEOS-Chem development. This list is continuously updated based on code readiness and input from the Working Groups and the Steering Committee. For history of past releases see the GEOS-Chem Versions wiki page.

Release schedule

Please see the GEOS-Chem Release Proposal outlining the procedure and schedule for releasing GEOS-Chem versions.

Merged and awaiting release

See the links below for items merged and awaiting release.

Patch version in development Minor version in development
- GEOS-Chem 13.4.0

Feature integration in progress

Features listed in this table are actively being integrated into GEOS-Chem by the GEOS-Chem Support Team. In addition, we continuously implement structural updates in the model to maintain and develop coupling with other models including GEOS, CESM, and the model adjoint.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Ease of implementation Notes and References
Updated Global Inventory of Methane Emissions from Oil/Gas/Coal (GFEI v2) Tia Scarpelli (U. Edinburgh) Emissions Easy
Anthropogenic Methane Emission Inventory for Canada Tia Scarpelli (U. Edinburgh) Emissions Easy
Use EDGARv6 global anthro emissions for CH4 simulation Melissa Sulprizio (GCST) Emissions Medium
Provide climatologies for open fire emissions Melissa Sulprizio (GCST) Emissions Easy
Climatologies for lightning NOx, biomass burning, and volcanoes Lee Murray (Rochester)
Melissa Sulprizio (GCST)
Emissions Easy
Change State_Chm%Species from 4D to vector of 3D arrays Lizzie Lundgren (GCST) Structural Medium
  • Ongoing
Upgrade Fast-JX to Cloud-J Lizzie Lundgren (GCST) Structural Difficult
Add diagnostic for vertical air movement (vertical mass flux) Liam Bindle (GCST) Transport Easy

Feature integration in the queue

Features listed in this table have been delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team and are prioritized to be integrated into GEOS-Chem in the near future.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Ease of implementation Notes and References
Adaptive chemical solver (as option) Mike Long (Harvard)
Haipeng Lin (Harvard)
Chemistry Difficult
  • In testing, publication expected in mid-to-late 2022
MEGAN3 Sam Silva (MIT) Emissions Medium
  • DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3614062
  • Sam Silva and GCST will work on updating this to a more recent GEOS-Chem version in the near future
Canopy Physics Model Sam Silva (MIT) Emissions &
Science
Medium
  • DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3614062
  • Sam Silva and GCST will work on updating this to a more recent GEOS-Chem version in the near future
Joint CO2-CO-CH4-OCS simulation Beata Bukosa (NIWA)
Kevin Bowman (JPL)
Specialty simulation Medium


Output satellite diagnostics as NetCDF Eloise Marais (UCL) Diagnostics Easy

Feature integration not yet prioritized

Features listed in this table have been delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team but are not yet prioritized for integrating into the model.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Ease of implementation Notes and References
Stratospheric adjustment with RRTMG in GEOS-Chem Seb Eastham (MIT) Science Medium
Stratospheric HCN chemistry Armin Kleinbohl (JPL)
Debra Weisenstein (Harvard, retired)
Chemistry Medium
  • Delivered to GCST (Jun 2020)
GC-YIBs biosphere-atmospheric chemistry coupled model Xu Yue (NUIST) Science Easy
Ecophysiology module in GEOS-Chem for biosphere-atmosphere exchange Joey Lam(CUHK)
Amos Tai (CUHK)
Science Easy
Extend UCX into the mesosphere Sebastian Eastham (MIT)
Eric Fleming (NASA GMAO)
Chemistry Easy
Landcover/Fire Emissions Offline LPJlmfire Loretta Mickley (Harvard)
Yang Li (Harvard)
Emissions Easy
  • Data files delivered to GCST (July 2021)

Almost there (< 6 months)

Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team within the next 6 months.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Notes and References
Implement H2 chemistry in UCX Chris Holmes (FSU) Chemistry
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
New soil NOx parameterization Yi Wang (U. Iowa)
Jun Wang (U. Iowa)
Emissions
Updated offline biogenic emissions Hongjian Weng (PKU) Emissions
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
Updated offline sea salt emissions Hongjian Weng (PKU) Emissions
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
Updated offline soil NOx emissions Hongjian Weng (PKU) Emissions
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
Provide recommended rather than hard-coded scaling factors for online emissions GCST Emissions
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet developed
Diagnostic to archive XCO2, XCO, and XCH4 Dylan Jones (Toronto) Diagnostic
Provide archived TCR-2 GEOS-Chem OH fields for carbon simulations Kazu Miyazaki (JPL) Input data
BrC aging Xuan Wang (Harvard)
Melanie Hammer(Dalhousie)
Chemistry
Shared Socioeconomic Pathways Emission Inventories Hong Liao (NUIST) Emissions
Rediagnosis of RAS convection in GEOS-Chem Tailong He (Toronto)
Dylan Jones (Toronto)
Andrea Molod (NASA/GMAO)
Convection
  • Work is finished and a manuscript is in preparation.
Change GCHP advection inputs to use total pressure and mixing ratio rather than dry Sebastian Eastham (MIT)
Liam Bindle (GCST)
Transport
  • Identified as a priority for GC 13, but not yet delivered
  • GCHP only
HTAPv3 emissions (0.1 deg, 2002-2018) Emissions & Deposition WG Emissions
Migrating simple SOA formation from carbon_mod.F90 into the KPP "full-chemistry" mechanism GCST Chemistry
Updated parameterization of aerosol size distribution for bulk aerosol simulations Haihui Zhu (WashU)
Shixian Zhai (Harvard)
Aerosols

Over the horizon (6-12 months)

Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team in the 6-12 months timeframe.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Notes and References
Methylethylketone chemistry Jared Brewer (CSU) Chemistry
Add sulfate dependence to SOA yield from isoprene in simple SOA Eloise Marais (UCL) Chemistry
GTMM updates Ben Geyman (Harvard) Hg simulation


Integrating GMAO's tracer gridded component in GCHP Christoph Keller (NASA GMAO) Transport Tracer simulation
Streamlining of specialty simulations through HEMCO and KPP GCST Chemistry, Specialty simulations

Longer term (12-24 months)

Features listed in this table are in development and will likely be delivered to the GEOS-Chem Support Team in the 12-24 months timeframe.

Feature Contributor(s) Model scope Notes and References
Implement isotope simulation for CO and CH4 in GCHP Lee Murray (Rochester) Specialty simulation
Migrate LETFK DA scheme to GCHP Kazu Miyazaki (JPL) Structural
Super fast chemistry scheme Benjamin Brown-Steiner (AER)
Makoto Kelp (Harvard)
Chemistry
  • SF mechanism has been implemented and benchmarked in GEOS-Chem 12.0.0. This mechanism is of interest for those groups wanting fast global simulation of oxidation fields in GEOS-Chem simulations focused on aerosol microphysics.
  • The machine-learned chemical solver is still probably 12 months away from online implementation into GEOS-Chem.
Add non-volatile cations to ISORROPIA Becky Alexander (UW) Aerosols
DMS oxidation scheme updating Becky Alexander (UW)
Qianjie Chen (UW)
Chemistry
  • Delayed - implemented pre-KPP
  • Currently bring implemented in KPP by UC Riverside group
Heterogeneous sulfate production Lin Zhang (PKU)
Becky Alexander (UW)
Yuxuan Wang (U. Houston)
Chemistry
  • Delayed - implemented pre-KPP
Hg in WRF-GC Yanxu Zhang (Nanjing) Hg simulation
Hg with blowing snow Yanxu Xhang (Nanjing) Emissions, Hg simulation
Hg isotopes Xiaotian Xu, Yanxu Xhang (Nanjing) Hg simulation
Hg in CESM CAM-CHEM Peng Zhang, Yanxu Xhang (Nanjing) Hg simulation
Complex / multicomplex variables Shannon Capps (Drexel) Structural

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