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General circulation models of the atmosphere

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Atmospheric circulation -- Mathematical models.,
  • Atmospheric circulation -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementvolume editor, Julius Chang.
    SeriesMethods in computational physics ;, v. 17
    ContributionsChang, Julius, C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA401 .M514 vol. 17, QC880.4.A8 .M514 vol. 17
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 337 p. :
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4579612M
    ISBN 100124608175
    LC Control Number77152032

    @article{osti_, title = {General circulation of the ocean}, author = {Abarbanel, H D.I. and Young, W R}, abstractNote = {This book is an analysis of the geophysics of ocean circulation and its interaction with the atmosphere. It reviews the new concepts and models which have emerged in the last five years, as well as classical theories and observations. success of numerical general circulation models (GCMs) of the atmosphere, to which Dr. Smagorinsky has made such a decisive contribution. We are delighted to contribute this essay to a book honoring his achievements. 2. THE HADLEY CELL Until stated otherwise, we consider an .

    Keywords: Atmospheric circulation Mathematical models. Abstract: "Presenting a comprehensive discussion of general circulation models of the atmosphere, this book covers their historical and contemporary development, their societal context, and current efforts to integrate these models into wider earth-system models. 1. Introduction The new MPI Earth System Model (MPIESM) consists of the atmospheric general circulation model(GCM)ECHAM6,thelandvegetationmodelJSBACH,theoceanGCMMPIOM andtheocean.

    Book Review: General circulation models of the atmosphere. edited by Julius Chang, (Methods in computational physics, volume 17), Academic Press, Inc., Fifth Ave. General circulation of the atmosphere. The high temperatures at the equator make the air there less dense. It thus tends to rise before being transported poleward at high altitudes in the motion is compensated for at the surface by an equatorward displacement of the air.


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