Atmospheric Boundary Layer Processes and Turbulence IV Posters

Thursday, 18 December 2014: 1:40 PM-6:00 PM
Chairs:  Pierre Gentine, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States and Marcelo Chamecki, Pennsylvania State University, Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA, United States
Primary Conveners:  Elie Bou-Zeid, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States
Co-conveners:  Pierre Gentine, Columbia University, New York, NY, United States and Marcelo Chamecki, Pennsylvania State University, Department of Meteorology, University Park, PA, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Elie Bou-Zeid, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Finite-difference large-eddy simulations of atmospheric turbulence using a Lagrangian scale-dependent sub-grid scale model
Shengbai Xie, Cristina L Archer and Niranjan Ghaisas, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
Improved estimation of sensible heat flux by a LAS using a Bowen ratio at urban residential area 
Moon-Soo Park and Jung-Hoon Chae, Center for Atmospheric Science & Earthquake Research, Seoul, South Korea
A numerical study of atmospheric Kàrmàn vortex shedding from Jeju Island
Junshi Ito, The Univ. of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan and Hiroshi Niino, Atmos. and Ocean Res. Inst., The Univerisity of Tokyo, Chiba, Japan
Turbulence and pollutant transport in urban street canyons under stable stratification: a large-eddy simulation
Xianxiang Li, Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), Singapore, Singapore
Sensitivity of WRF Model to Planetary Boundary Layer Schemes in Different Climate Zones over India
Preeti Gunwani and Manju Mohan, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Centre for Atmospheric Sciences, New Delhi, India
LES of large wind farm during a diurnal cycle: Analysis of Energy and Scalar flux budgets
Varun Sharma1, Marc Calaf2 and Marc B Parlange1,3, (1)EPFL Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, (2)University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States, (3)University of British Columbia, Civil Engineering, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Influence of the turbulence and convection parameterization on convective initiation in kilometer-scale simulations
Steven Böing1,2, Jürg Schmidli1,2, Oliver Fuhrer3 and Christoph Schär1, (1)ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, (2)Center for Climate Systems Modeling (C2SM), Zurich, Switzerland, (3)Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss, Zurich, Switzerland
Experimental Evaluation of Flux Footprint Models
Katja Heidbach, Hans Peter E Schmid and Matthias Mauder, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Impact of a warm core eddy on near-surface wind at Brazil-Malvinas Confluence region in high resolution simulations
Joao AUGUSTO Hackerott1, Michel dos Santos Mesquita2, Ricardo de Camargo1 and Luciano P. Pezzi3, (1)USP University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, (2)Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Bergen, Norway, (3)INPE National Institute for Space Research, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil
Reconciling Remote and In-Situ Measurements of CH4 Dispersion in a Convective Boundary Layer with Multi-Model CFD Simulations
Jeremy Sauer1, Keeley R Costigan1, Jesse Canfield2, Thom A Rahn1 and Manvendra Krishna Dubey1, (1)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States, (2)Colorado State University, Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship, Fort Collins, CO, United States
Towards Improved Turbulence Model Parameterizations of the Stably Stratified Atmospheric Boundary Layer
Jordan Wilson and Subhas Karan Venayagamoorthy, Colorado State University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Fort Collins, CO, United States
Land- and sea-surface impacts on local coastal breezes
Dana E Veron, Chris Hughes, Justin Gilchrist, John Lodise and Will Goldman, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, United States
Comparison of Thorpe and Ozmidov Length Scales from Direct Numerical Simulations
Ling Wang, GATS Inc., Boulder, CO, United States and David C Fritts, GATS, Inc., Newport News, VA, United States
Relating the Bulk Richardson Number (RiB) to Monin-Obukhov Stability (z/L)
Will Pendergrass and Randy White, NOAA Oak Ridge, Oak Ridge, TN, United States
Modeling METREX Tracer Releases Using High-Resolution WRF Meteorology
Jennifer Diane Hegarty1, Roland R Draxler2 and Thomas Nehrkorn1, (1)Atmospheric and Environmental Research, Lexington, MA, United States, (2)NOAA, College Park, MD, United States
Eddy covariance flux of sulfur dioxide to the sea surface: Air-side resistance to deposition of a highly soluble gas
Jack Porter1, Warren J De Bruyn2, Scott D Miller3 and Eric S Saltzman1, (1)University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, United States, (2)Chapman Univ, Orange, CA, United States, (3)SUNY Albany, Albany, NY, United States
Study of near surface layers in Coastal Texas and their correlation with PBL heights using LIDAR during the NASA 2013 Discover AQ Campaign
Vanessa Caicedo, University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States, Barry L Lefer, University of Houston, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Houston, TX, United States, Amy Jo Scarino, Science Systems and Applications Inc., Hampton, VA, United States, Chris A Hostetler, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, United States, Armin Wisthaler, University of Oslo, Department of Chemistry, Oslo, Norway and John D W Barrick, Science Systems and Applications, Inc. Hampton, Hampton, VA, United States
Canopy wake measurements using multiple scanning wind LiDARs
Corey D Markfort1,2, Fernando Carbajo Fuertes2, Valerio Iungo3, Heinz G Stefan4 and Fernando Porte-Agel2, (1)IIHR—Hydroscience and Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States, (2)Wind Engineering and Renewable Energy Laboratory (WIRE), École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, (3)University of Texas at Dallas, School of Engineering and Computer Sciences, Dallas, TX, United States, (4)Univ Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, United States
Urban atmospheric boundary layer height by aerosol lidar and ceilometer
Min-Hyeok Choi, Moon-Soo Park and Sung-Hwa Park, Center for Atmospheric Science & Earthquake Research, Seoul, South Korea
Measuring turbulent gust impressions in a forested canopy
April Hiscox and Katherine Ertell, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, United States
Two-component vector wind fields by scanning aerosol lidar
Shane David Mayor, Pierre Derian, Masaki Hamada and Christopher F. Mauzey, California State University Chico, Chico, CA, United States
Development of a 266 nm Raman lidar for profiling atmospheric water vapor 
Takuma Uesugi1, Toshitaka Tsuda2, Masanori Yabuki3 and Yutong Liu2, (1)RISH Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto, Japan, (2)Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, (3)Kyoto University/RISH, Uji, Japan
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