Joint Session 3 A Celebration of the Accomplishments and Contributions of Isaac Held I

Tuesday, 18 June 2013: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Viking Salons ABC (The Hotel Viking)
Hosts: (Joint between the 19th Conference on Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics; and the 17th Conference on Middle Atmosphere )
Edmund K. M. Chang, Stony Brook University, SoMAS, Stony Brook, NY

8:00 AM
The Height of the Midlatitude Tropopause: The Role of Moisture
Yutian Wu, New York University, New York, NY; and O. Pauluis
8:15 AM
Factors Controlling the Gross Moist Stability of Tropical Convection
David Raymond, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM; and S. Gjorgjievska, S. Sessions, and Z. Fuchs
8:30 AM
9:00 AM
Pseudomomentum and breaking of Rossby waves
Noboru Nakamura, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

9:30 AM
Precipitation change under global warming and interpreting the rich-get-richer effect: issues at regional scales and large event sizes
J. David Neelin, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA; and B. Langenbrunner, J. Meyerson, S. Sahany, C. Chou, and S. N. Stechmann
9:45 AM
Using a hierarchy of climate models to assess predictability on decadal timescales
R. Saravanan, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas; and X. Zhu, P. Chang, and L. Ji
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