The keyword is "Holistic"
The Earth Simulator is capable of exploring the evolution and the future. In contrast to existing nonlinear simulations of individual phenomena, what we call Holistic Simulation explores a complex interdependence between micro and macro scale processes.
|Conventional Simulation||Holistic Simulation|
|Nonlinear solver of individual phenomena.||Explore the complexity of interdependence between microprocesses and macroprocesses.|
|Figure 1. Basic concept of holistic approach.|