Supporting Online Material


Response to Comments on "A Semi-Empirical Approach to Projecting Future Sea-Level Rise"
Stefan Rahmstorf

Supporting Online Material

This file is in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.

Supporting Online Material for this manuscript is the following:
Computer codes and data. Matlab script that performs analysis done in original paper, with accompanying data files. The script (sealevel.m) reads the three data files that accompany it: church_13221.txt (Church and White sea level data); giss_landocean.txt (NASA/GISS global temperature data); and ipcc_scenarios.dat (IPCC 2001 global temperature scenarios, 1990-2100). File are packaged as a compressed archive, in *.zip format; users should download the compressed file to their machine and decompress the file on their local hard drive, using the instructions below.

Rahmstorf_SOM.zip(< 0.1 MB)


Instructions for downloading and decompressing files:

  1. Create a temporary folder on your machine's hard drive.
  2. Save the compressed archive to the temporary folder you created, using the links above.
  3. Decompress the compressed file in the temporary folder using decompression software such as WinZip (Windows; www.winzip.com) or StuffIt Expander (Windows and Mac; www.stuffit.com).
  4. Files can be opened using any text editor or word processing programs; running the codes will require an installation of the Matlab package. Inquiries should be directed to the author.