FDAM (Facility for Data Assimilation and Modelling)


The Facility for Data Assimilation and Modelling (FDAM) provides access to high-end computer infrastructure, together with data-analysis and modelling tools that underpin CGSM observations.

Infrastructure consisting of parallel computers, workstation-clusters, network and mass-storage facilities are provided by the WestGrid consortium in Alberta. Support for scientific visualization, parallel programming, and code performance-tuning is provided by WestGrid and Academic Information and Communication Technologies (AICT) at the University of Alberta.

Principal Investigator(s)

  • Dr. Robert Rankin

  • Dr. Richard Marchand