Earth Simulator Resource Allocation
There are two major project categories in the Earth Simulator resource allocation.
1. JAMSTEC research project
In this category, one set of projects will be conducted in order to carry
out a necessary study for the achievement of the JAMSTEC mid-range target
and plan. Another set of projects will be conducted as contracted (Fee-based)
(1) JAMSTEC proposed project
Projects led by JAMSTEC researchers.
(2) Strategic project with special support
Projects accelerated by proactive supports to deliver significant results.
Both JAMSTEC internal and external applications to be accepted.
(3) Contract research project
The projects using the Earth Simulator focus on research commissioned by public organizations such as the government. (Global Warming, Disaster, Industry, etc)
- The Program for Risk Information on Climate Change (SOUSEI)
- Consignment Study (JST/CREST, KAKENHI, etc.)
(4) Fee based usage
Projects are performed under the confidential for industrial world. Users can make their information and results confidential.
2. Proposed research project
In this category, there are the public applications focus of oceanic science, earth science, and related objects for the outside of JAMSTEC.
figure : H28FY Earth Simulator Resource Allocation