Model:Detrital Thermochron

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Detrital Thermochron


Also known as
Model type Tool
Model part of larger framework
Incorporated models or components:
Spatial dimensions
Spatial extent Watershed-Scale
Model domain
One-line model description Code for estimating long-term exhumation histories and spatial patterns of short-term erosion from the detrital thermochronometric data.
Extended model description Code for estimating long-term exhumation histories and spatial patterns of short-term erosion from the detrital thermochronometric data.

First name Boris
Last name Avdeev
Type of contact Model developer
Institute / Organization University of Michigan
Postal address 1
Postal address 2
Town / City Ann Arbor
Postal code 48109
State Michigan
Country United States
Email address
Phone 7342771859

Supported platforms Unix, Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Other platform
Programming language Python
Other program language
Code optimized Single Processor
Multiple processors implemented
Nr of distributed processors
Nr of shared processors
Start year development 2010
Does model development still take place? Yes
If above answer is no, provide end year model development
Code development status
When did you indicate the 'code development status'?
Model availability As code
Source code availability
(Or provide future intension)
Through web repository
Source web address
Source csdms web address
Program license type BSD or MIT X11
Program license type other
Memory requirements
Typical run time

Describe input parameters Watershed hypsometry and detrital ages
Input format ASCII
Other input format
Describe output parameters Estimates of the erosional history and spatial patterns and model diagnostic plots.
Output format
Other output format
Pre-processing software needed? No
Describe pre-processing software
Post-processing software needed? No
Describe post-processing software
Visualization software needed? No
If above answer is yes
Other visualization software

Describe processes represented by the model Watershed erosion
Describe key physical parameters and equations
Describe length scale and resolution constraints
Describe time scale and resolution constraints 1. Sediment transport time through a catchment

2. Exhumation time from a depth of a thermochronometric closure isotherm to the surface

Describe any numerical limitations and issues

Describe available calibration data sets
Upload calibration data sets if available:
Describe available test data sets [[Describe available test data::Two catchments from the eastern Sierra Nevada (Inyo and Lone Pine) from [Stock et al., 2006]]]
Upload test data sets if available:
Describe ideal data for testing

Do you have current or future plans for collaborating with other researchers?
Is there a manual available? No
Upload manual if available:
Model website if any
Model forum / discussion board

This part will be filled out by CSDMS staff

OpenMI compliant No not possible
BMI compliant No not possible
WMT component Not yet"Not yet" is not in the list (Yes, In progress, No but possible, No not possible) of allowed values for the "Code CMT compliant or not" property.
PyMT component
Can be coupled with:
Model info
Boris Avdeev
Citation indices Detrital Thermochron
Nr. of pubs: 2
Citations: 68
h-index: 2
Qrcode Detrital Thermochron.png
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