EMS documentation is organised by its various core functions. Please click on any of the buttons below to download the relevant PDF.
Hydrodynamic Models: SHOC (structured) / COMPAS (unstructured)SHOC/COMPAS User Guide SHOC Science Guide COMPAS Background Information
Sediment ModelSediment Model User Guide Sediment Model Science Guide
Optical, Biogeochemical (BGC) and Carbon Chemistry ModelBiogeochemical User Guide Biogeochemical Developers Guide
The Biogeochemical Scientific Description for version B3p0 is published at Geoscientific Model Development which contains an assessment of an eReefs configuration.
For additional details [especially definition of diagnostic variables and simulated observations (true colour, Secchi depth etc.) as well as processes added to the model since 1 January 2020] see the following link: (EMSmanual_afterGMDarticle)
Earlier versions of the Biogeochemical Scientific Description manual can be requested by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The code can be downloaded from: https://github.com/csiro-coasts/EMS/