[CIG-MC] Dynamic Topography Output

Thorsten Becker thorstinski at gmail.com
Wed Jul 31 14:14:01 PDT 2013

It's non-dimensional stress, the attached script should give you an idea
how to scale (using the dimensional stress combined quantities). It should
actually work (make a GMT grd file of dynamic topo) on the gzipped output
version of CitcomS from CIG.



Thorsten W Becker - http://geodynamics.usc.edu/~becker

On Tue, Jul 30, 2013 at 11:39 PM, Elyse Schinella <elyse.schinella at mq.edu.au
> wrote:

> Hello
> I am a new user of CitcomS and was wondering if dynamic topography output
> found in a surface file is dimensional or non-dimensional? If the
> topography is dimensional, what units is the topography output in?
> Thank you for any help you can provide.
> Elyse.
> --
> Elyse Schinella
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> Department of Earth & Planetary Science,
> Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Core to Crust Fluid
> Systems/GEMOC
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