Session 8 Boundary Layers and Turbulence in Complex Terrain

Wednesday, 15 July 2020: 3:00 PM-3:25 PM
Virtual Meeting Room
Host: 19th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
Sebastian Hoch and Jason C. Knievel, University of Utah, RAL, Salt Lake City, UT

During the scheduled session time, the link to the GoToWebinar for the live session will be available on this page. During the live session, each presenter will present a summary slide and field questions 5 minutes. Attendees encouraged to ask questions in the Q&A chat box associated with each abstract (click on the title to access) so that all attendees can see the question. You can also ask your question using the question feature in GoToWebinar but other attendees will not be able to see the question. To best prepare for the live session, please click on the abstract titles below to view prerecorded presentation videos and supplemental information as well ask questions/interact with presenters in the Q&A chat box.

3:00 PM
Development of Fine-Scale Structures in Large-Eddy Simulations over Complex Terrain
Alex D. Connolly, University of California, Berkeley, CA; and W. H. M. Wendels, B. Geurts, J. D. Mirocha, F. K. Chow, and L. van Veen
3:05 PM
Multi-Scale Modeling of a Wind Turbine Wake Over Complex Terrain in Different Atmospheric Stability Regimes
Adam S. Wise, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA; and J. M. T. Neher, R. S. Arthur, J. D. Mirocha, and F. K. Chow
3:15 PM
Large-Eddy Simulations of the Dividing Streamline in Stably Stratified Flow over and around a Mountain
Jason C. Knievel, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and J. A. Sauer, H. H. Shin, D. Muñoz-Esparza, and E. A. Hendricks
3:20 PM
The Impact of the Westerlies on the PBL Growth in a Valley over the Tibetan Plateau
Xuelong Chen, Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Beijing, China
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