Research Spotlight: Correcting model imperfections
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 91, Issue 24, page 220, 15 June 2010
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2010), Research Spotlight: Correcting model imperfections, Eos Trans. AGU, 91(24), 220–220, doi:10.1029/EO091i024p00220-04., and (
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By their nature, environmental models are unable to perfectly simulate natural phenomena. Misfits between model predictions and field measurements are often characterized by the term “structural noise.” The presence of this noise can adversely affect the estimation of model parameters through the calibration process.