Session 5 Mountain Waves and Rotors

Tuesday, 31 August 2010: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Alpine Ballroom A (Resort at Squaw Creek)
Host: 14th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
Stephan DeWekker, Univ. of Virginia, Department of Environmental Sciences, Charlottesville, VA

8:00 AM
Trapped lee wave interference over double ridges
Vanda Grubisic, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; and I. Stiperski
8:15 AM
The T-REX valley wind model intercomparison project: Lessons learned
Jürg Schmidli, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland; and B. J. Billings, F. K. Chow, J. D. Doyle, V. Grubisic, T. R. Holt, Q. Jiang, K. A. Lundquist, P. Sheridan, S. Vosper, S. F. J. De Wekker, C. D. Whiteman, A. A. Wyszogrodzki, and G. Zaengl
8:30 AM
Resonant instability in steady mountain waves: nonconstant background states and nonhydrostatic effects
Kevin C. Viner, National Research Council, Monterey, CA; and C. C. Epifanio and J. D. Doyle
8:45 AM
Momentum transport and low-level drag generated by trapped gravity lee waves
Matthew O. G. Hills, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and D. R. Durran
9:00 AM
Stratospheric mountain waves generated by the southern Andes
Simon Vosper, Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom; and G. Shutts
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
Overview of the Southern Andes—ANtarctic GRavity wave InitiAtive (SAANGRIA)
David C. Fritts, Colorado Research Associates, Boulder, CO; and R. B. Smith, J. D. Doyle, and S. D. Eckermann
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