Taylor Diagram


Plot a Taylor diagram from statistic values given by STD (standard deviation), RMS (centered root mean square difference) and COR (correlation)  
 
Ref: K. Taylor  
Summarizing multiple aspects of model performance in a single diagram. JGR 2001

Download the routine here:
http://guillaumemaze.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/matlab/codes/statistics/taylordiag.m
This is an example of output. It compares the sea surface heat flux daily time series from OCCA, MIXED, ECMWF and NCEP to datas from a mooring deployed in the Gulf Stream core for the CLIMODE project.
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G. Maze (admin),
Oct 23, 2008, 2:00 PM