Session 3B Stable Boundary Layers: Part III

Monday, 9 July 2012: 3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Essex Center (Westin Copley Place)
Host: 20th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Albert A.M. Holtslag, Wageningen University, Meteorology and Air Quality, Wageningen

3:30 PM
Towards the fourth GEWEX atmospheric boundary layer model intercomparison study (GABLS4): exploration of very stable conditions over an Antarctic ice shelf
Timo Vihma, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Helsinki, Finland; and T. Kilpeläinen, L. Rontu, P. S. Anderson, A. Orr, T. Phillips, K. Finkele, J. S. Rodrigo, A. A. M. Holtslag, and G. Svensson
3:45 PM
A preliminary study of the interaction between the snow surface layer and the boundary layer at Dome C (Antarctic plateau)
Eric Bazile, CNRM/GAME Météo-France/CNRS, Toulouse, France; and O. Traulle, H. Barral, and C. Genthon
4:00 PM
Unraveling the Role of Turbulent Mixing, Surface Coupling and Radiation in a Polar Stable Boundary Layer
H. A. M. Sterk, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands; and G. J. Steeneveld and A. A. M. Holtslag
4:15 PM
Parameterization issues of the turbulent exchange over snow and ice: from scalar roughness lengths to temperature-humidity correlation and similarity
Xiaofeng Guo, 1. Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS); 2. ITP-CAS, Beijing, China; and K. Yang, W. Yang, S. Li, and L. Zhao
4:30 PM
4:45 PM
Is the nocturnal atmospheric boundary layer chaotic?
Felipe D. Costa, Universidade Federal do Pampa, Alegrete, Brazil; and O. C. Acevedo and B. Blasius
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