Session 2 Tropical Convective Dynamics

Monday, 7 January 2019: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
North 232AB (Phoenix Convention Center - West and North Buildings)
Host: Seventh Symposium on the Madden-Julian Oscillation and Sub-Seasonal Monsoon Variability
Ángel F. Adames, Univ. of Michigan, Climate and Space Science and Engineering, Ann Arbor, MI and Giuseppe Torri, Univ. of Hawai'i at Mānoa, Atmospheric Sciences, Honolulu, HI

10:30 AM
A Stochastic Transition Matrix Approach to Modeling of the Population Dynamics of Clouds
Samson Hagos, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA; and Z. Feng, R. A. Houze Jr., R. Plant, and A. Protat
10:45 AM
Controls on Deep-Convective Precipitation and the Dialogue with the Mesoscale
J. David Neelin, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and F. Ahmed, K. A. Schiro, Y. H. Kuo, and C. Martinez-Villalobos
11:00 AM
Organization of Precipitation Clusters in a Simple Stochastic Model
Fiaz Ahmed, Univ. of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; and J. D. Neelin
11:15 AM
Ertel Potential Vorticity Charging in the Tropical Atmosphere
Hing Ong, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY; and P. E. Roundy
11:30 AM
Representation of the Madden–Julian Oscillation in Model E2.1: Role of the Mean State and Air–Sea Interaction
Daehyun Kim, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and M. S. Ahn, A. D. Del Genio, J. Wu, and L. Nazarenko
11:45 AM
Index Intercomparison for MJO Event Termination
Brett Chrisler, Univ. of Kansas, Lawrence, KS; and J. P. Stachnik
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