The structure for unifying multiple modeling alternatives (SUMMA), Version 1.0: Technical Description

This note describes the conservation equations and flux parameterizations used in the Structure for Unifying Multiple Modeling Alternatives (SUMMA). The processes considered here include radiation transfer through the vegetation canopy, within- and below-canopy turbulence, canopy interception, canopy transpiration, snow accumulation and ablation, and runoff generation.

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Author Clark, Martyn
Nijssen, Bart
Lundquist, Jessica
Kavetski, Dmitri
Rupp, David
Woods, Ross
Freer, Jim
Gutmann, Ethan
Wood, Andy
Brekke, Levi
Arnold, Jeffrey
Gochis, David
Rasmussen, Roy
Tarboton, David
Mahat, Vinod
Flerchinger, Gerald
Marks, Danny
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Library
Publication Date 2015-03-01T00:00:00
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Metadata Date 2023-08-18T18:06:59.706194
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.opensky::technotes:526
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Clark, Martyn, Nijssen, Bart, Lundquist, Jessica, Kavetski, Dmitri, Rupp, David, Woods, Ross, Freer, Jim, Gutmann, Ethan, Wood, Andy, Brekke, Levi, Arnold, Jeffrey, Gochis, David, Rasmussen, Roy, Tarboton, David, Mahat, Vinod, Flerchinger, Gerald, Marks, Danny. (2015). The structure for unifying multiple modeling alternatives (SUMMA), Version 1.0: Technical Description. UCAR/NCAR - Library. Accessed 26 September 2023.

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