Please use the "Thrust Areas" links from the main menu above for documents specific to each thrust area.
Quality Assurance Documents
Implementation Software Quality Assurance Plan - Basic Phase
User Suggestions and State of Practice for Development of ASCEM Requirements (pdf)
This report, which represents the first product of the “user needs interface” task, summarizes interactions with a variety of users and synthesizes their feedback into suggestions for development of requirements for the HPC and Platform Thrust areas. It also provides suggestions for potential test cases and demonstrations for use in future Site Applications activities.
ASCEM Independent Peer Review and Assessment (pdf)
An independent panel of scientists has reviewed the FY10-FY15 ASCEM Integrated Modeling Implementation Plan and found it to be "well conceived, reasonable, and consistent with scientific principles." The panel found that the program as conceived "can lead to dramatic improvements in management of DOE sites, reduction of risk, and cost savings." This is the panel's full report.
ASCEM FY10-FY15 Integrated Modeling Implementation Plan (pdf)
This document summarizes how ASCEM will integrate and leverage the research and technology development efforts occurring in other programmatic areas within Department of Energy's Office of Environmental Management (EM) to produce a transformational, graded, and iterative modeling and simulation approach to meet EM’s long-term risk and performance modeling needs.
ASCEM Implementation Plan - FY2010 (pdf)
An in-depth look at each aspect of the ASCEM program.
ASCEM Charter (pdf)
This brief document describes ASCEM's purpose, objectives and organization.