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Main Title Mesoscale meteorological modeling /
Author Pielke, Roger A.,
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 47726250
ISBN 0125547668; 9780125547666
Subjects Mesometeorology. ; Meteorology--Mathematical models.
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EKBM  QC981.P46 2002 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xvi, 676 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Revised edition of: Mesoscale modeling of the atmosphere. c1994. Includes bibliographical references (pages 571-660) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- Basic set of equations -- Simplification of the basic equations -- Averaging the conservation relations -- Physical and analytic modeling -- Coordinate transformations -- Parameterization-averaged subgrid-scale fluxes -- Averaged radiation flux divergence -- Parameterization of moist thermodynamic processes -- Methods of solution -- Boundary and initial conditions -- Model evaluation -- Examples of mesoscale models -- Appendix A: The solution of eqs. (10-28) and (10-47) -- Appendix B: Model summaries -- Appendix C: Summary of several cumulus cloud parameterization schemes -- Appendix D: BATS, LAPS, and LEAF comparison tables -- Appendix E: Summary of datasets (2000).