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Volume 9, issue 1
The Cryosphere, 9, 399–409, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-9-399-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
The Cryosphere, 9, 399–409, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-9-399-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 20 Feb 2015

Research article | 20 Feb 2015

Assessment of sea ice simulations in the CMIP5 models

Q. Shu et al.
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AR by Qi Shu on behalf of the Authors (13 Oct 2014)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Reconsider after major revisions (22 Oct 2014) by Julienne Stroeve
AR by Qi Shu on behalf of the Authors (01 Dec 2014)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish subject to technical corrections (09 Jan 2015) by Julienne Stroeve
AR by Qi Shu on behalf of the Authors (17 Jan 2015)  Author's response    Manuscript
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We evaluated all CMIP5 sea-ice simulations with more metrics in both the Antarctic and the Arctic, in an attempt to provide the community a useful reference. Generally speaking, our study shows that the performance of an Arctic sea-ice simulation is better than that of an Antarctic sea-ice simulation, that sea-ice extent simulation is better than sea-ice volume simulation, and that mean-state simulation is better than long-term trend simulation.
We evaluated all CMIP5 sea-ice simulations with more metrics in both the Antarctic and the...
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