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Using the Climate Data Analysis Tools for Model Intercomparison

This is the second in a series of short posts about the talks given at the Special Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python, held at the 91st AMS Annual Meeting, on January 27, 2011, in Seattle, WA. … Continue reading

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Rodrigo Caballero, a Professor at the Department of Meteorology at Stockholm University, has developed a hybrid-language Python (and Fortran) climate modeling toolkit that enables a scientist to quickly and simply join together various climate physics modules to create a time-dependent … Continue reading

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A Meteorologist’s Road to Python (Part 2)

Editor’s note: In this post, Associate Professor of Meteorology Alex DeCaria of Millersville University continues sharing about his experience in learning Python (see Part 1 for the back story), focusing on specific features of Python that he loves, as well … Continue reading

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A Meteorologist’s Road to Python (Part 1)

Editor’s note: In this post, Associate Professor of Meteorology Alex DeCaria of Millersville University shares about his experiences with using and learning computer languages (Fortran, IDL, Ruby) for use in meteorology, how he came to discover Python, and why it … Continue reading

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Python and the Applied Climate Information System

This is the first in a series of short posts about the talks given at the Special Symposium on Advances in Modeling and Analysis Using Python, held at the 91st AMS Annual Meeting, on January 27, 2011, in Seattle, WA. … Continue reading

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Installing AOS Python on Mac OS X

Mac OS X comes with Python already installed, but there are a number of packages that need to be added in order to make Python a power tool for atmospheric and oceanic sciences (AOS) users.

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Installing AOS Python on Ubuntu Linux

Ubuntu comes with Python already installed, but there are a number of packages that need to be added in order to make Python a power tool for atmospheric and oceanic sciences (AOS) users.

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