Posts by Katie Dagon

Recap of a (Re)Introduction to Earth System Data Science (ESDS) Across NCAR/UCAR/UCP

ESDS hosted a (Re)Introduction to Earth System Data Science (ESDS) Across NCAR/UCAR/UCP on November 10-11, 2022. This blog post serves to consolidate and share resources from that event.

The final agenda from the event can be found here.

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Sparse arrays and the CESM land model component

An underappreciated feature of Xarray + Dask is the ability to plug in different array types. Usually we work with Xarray wrapping a Dask array which in turn uses NumPy arrays for each block; or just Xarray wrapping NumPy arrays directly. NumPy arrays are dense in-memory arrays. Other array types exist:

sparse for sparse arrays

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