Joint Session 4 A Celebration of the Accomplishments and Contributions of Isaac Held II

Tuesday, 18 June 2013: 10:30 AM-12:15 PM
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 )
Tapio Schneider, ETH, Geological Institute, Zurich

10:30 AM
The mobile NAO
Gudrun Magnusdottir, Univ. of California, Irvine, CA; and H. Stern, X. Tian, Y. H. Wang, and Y. Yu

10:45 AM
The Structure of the Eddy Diffusivity in Atmospheric Transport
Gang Chen, Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY; and R. A. Plumb
11:00 AM
Rossby wave modes and eddy momentum flux
Lei Wang, Univ. of Chicago, Chicago, IL; and N. Nakamura
11:15 AM
Spontaneous superrotation and the role of Kelvin waves in an idealized dry GCM
Samuel F. Potter, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and G. K. Vallis and J. L. Mitchell
11:30 AM
11:45 AM
How well do we understand the motion of mid-latitude surface cyclones relative to the mean flow ?
Gwendal Riviere, CNRM-GAME, Toulouse, France; and J. B. Gilet, L. Oruba, G. Lapeyre, P. Arbogast, and K. Maynard
12:00 PM
Determination of tropopause height and structure in idealized model simulations
Pablo Zurita-Gotor, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain; and G. K. Vallis

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