Session 10 Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics II

Wednesday, 19 June 2013: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM
Viking Salons ABC (The Hotel Viking)
Host: 19th Conference on Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics
Xavier J. Levine, Yale University, Geology and Geophysics, New Haven, CT

2:00 PM
Equatorial superrotation through linear instabilities in large Rossby number atmospheres
Peng Wang, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and J. L. Mitchell
2:15 PM
The influence of seasonal cycles on superrotation
Jonathan L. Mitchell, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, CA; and G. K. Vallis and S. F. Potter
2:30 PM
Atmospheric confinement of jet streams on giant planets
Yohai Kaspi, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
2:45 PM
Scaling of Mid-latitude Jets in Jupiter and Saturn's Atmospheres
Junjun Liu, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA; and T. Schneider
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