Scale and Scaling in the Atmosphere, Ocean, Hydrosphere, Natural Hazards, and Climate II Posters

Thursday, 18 December 2014: 8:00 AM-12:20 PM
Chairs:  Olivier P Prat, CICS-NC, Asheville, NC, United States, Sarah F Tebbens, Wright State Univ, Department of Physics, Dayton, OH, United States, Shaun Lovejoy, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada and John H Cushman, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States
Primary Conveners:  Shaun Lovejoy, McGill Univ, Montreal, QC, Canada
Co-conveners:  Daniel O'Malley, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Computational Earth Sciences, Los Alamos, NM, United States, Sarah F Tebbens, Wright State Univ, Department of Physics, Dayton, OH, United States and Alin-Andrei Carsteanu, INP National Polytechnic Institute of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
OSPA Liaisons:  John H Cushman, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Scaling Properties of Climate Variability as Reconstructed from Different Paleo-Indicators : an Analysis of Holocene Time Series Based on Haar Fluctuations
Raphaël Hébert1, Shaun Lovejoy1 and Anne de Vernal2, (1)McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, (2)University of Quebec at Montreal UQAM, Montreal, QC, Canada
Two Contrasting Views of Multidecadal Climate Variability in the 20th Century
Anastasios Tsonis1, Sergey Kravtsov1, Marcia G Wyatt2 and Judith A Curry3, (1)University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, United States, (2)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)Georgia Tech-Earth & Atmos Sci, Atlanta, GA, United States
Variability and Trends in Long Term Time Series and Correlations with Climate Factors
Leonard J Pietrafesa1, Tingzhuang Yan1, Shaowu Bao1 and Paul T Gayes2, (1)Coastal Carolina University, School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science, Conway, SC, United States, (2)Coastal Carolina Univ, Conway, SC, United States
Scaling and Variability of Global Storms
Rebekah Esmaili, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, Yudong Tian, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States and Daniel A Vila, INPE National Institute for Space Research, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil
The transient behavior of scaling in the atmosphere: stratiform/convective transition and applications to sub-grid scale statistics
Miguel Nogueira1,2 and Ana Paula Barros2, (1)Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, (2)Duke University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Durham, NC, United States
Hierarchical Tree Model for Barotropic Turbulence Interaction with Zonal Jets
Katy Ghantous1,2 and Özgur Gürcan1,2, (1)University Pierre and Marie Curie Paris VI, Paris, France, (2)Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau Cedex, France
Recent Changes in the Statistics of Extreme Daily Precipitation in Mainland Portugal
Isabel deLima, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal and Fatima Espirito Santo, The Portuguese Sea and Atmosphere Institute - IPMA, Lisbon, Portugal
Using Multiple Stochastic Tools in Identification of Scaling in Hydrometeorology
Panayiotis Dimitriadis Sr, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Marousi Athens, Greece and Demetris Koutsoyiannis, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Zographou Athens, Greece
Optimal Moment Estimators and Their Application in Stochastic Hydrometeorology
Alin-Andrei Carsteanu, Andrea Rendón and Luis Villanueva, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, ESFM, Mexico, D.F., Mexico
Tsallis Entropy and Anomalous Dispersion in Stochastic Hydrology
John H Cushman1, Velimir V Vesselinov2 and Daniel O'Malley2, (1)Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, United States, (2)LANL, Santa Fe, NM, United States
Damping Effect of an Unsaturated-Saturated System on Tempospatial Variations of Pressure Head and Specific Flux
Chen Yang1, You-Kuan Zhang1 and Xiuyu Liang2, (1)Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, (2)Nanjing University, Iowa City, IA, United States
Anomalous Transport in Carbonate Rock – Predictions and Quantitative Measures
Branko Bijeljic, Imperial College London, London, SW7, United Kingdom and Martin Julian Blunt, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
Spatial scale invariance of aggregated dynamics – Application to crops cycle observed from space
Sylvain Mangiarotti and Flavie Le Jean, Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la Biosphere, Toulouse Cedex 9, France
Ensemble Forecasting of Return Flow over the Gulf of Mexico: Value of the Single Upper Air Obseration
John Maurice Lewis1, S. Lakshmivarahan1, Junjun Hu1 and Steve Weiss2, (1)National Severe Storms Lab, Desert Research Inst,, Reno, NV, United States, (2)Storm Prediction Center, Norman, OK, United States
Spatial scaling and Multi-Scale analysis of remote sensing reflectance, Chlorophyll-a and Sea Surface Temperature
Renosh Pannimpullath Remanan1, Francois G Schmitt1 and Hubert Loisel2, (1)University of Lille-1 Science and Technology, CNRS, Laboratory of Oceanology and Geosciences, UMR 8187 LOG, 32 Avenue Foch, 62930 Wimereux, France., Wimereux, France, (2)ULCO, CNRS, Laboratory of Oceanology and Geosciences, UMR 8187 LOG, 32 Avenue Foch, 62930 Wimereux, France., Wimereux, France
Study of the dependence between the simultaneous wind speed and the global solar radiation measurements using the Time dependent Intrinsic Correlation method
Rudy Calif1, Francois G Schmitt1 and Yongxiang Huang2, (1)LOG Laboratoire d'Océanologie et de Géosciences, Wimereux, France, (2)Shanghai Key Laboratory of Mechanics in Energy and Environment Engineering, Shanghai Institute of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Shanghai University, Shangai, China
Modelling of NW Himalayan Seismicity
Abhey Ram Bansal and V P Dimri, National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad, India
Effect of NGA West-2 Predictive Ground Motion Equations on Loss
Alemayehu Lakew Jemberie, AonBenfield, Chicago, IL, United States
Probabilistic Forecasting of Life and Economic Losses due to Natural Disasters
Christopher C Barton, Wright State University, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Dayton, OH, United States and Sarah F Tebbens, Wright State University, Department of Physics, Dayton, OH, United States
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