20th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence/18th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction

Joint Session 8: Dynamics of the Madden-Julian Oscillation (DYNAMO) international field campaign: Sea surface and upper ocean

Wednesday, 11 July 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Essex South (Westin Copley Place)
Sponsors: (Joint between the 18th Conference on Air-Sea Interaction; and the 20th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence )
Chair:  Jeff Hare, JIMAR, University of Hawaii
Papers:
  1:30 PM
Oceanic Variability during the CINDY/DYNAMO Field Campaign from Satellite Observations
Toshiaki Shinoda, NRL, Stennis Space Center, MS; and T. Jensen, M. Flatau, S. Chen, W. Han, C. Wang, and L. Zamudio

  1:45 PM
Rapid Acceleration of the Wyrtki Jet in the Central Indian Ocean by a Cyclone-Assisted Wind Burst Embedded withn an MJO Event
James N. Moum, College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR; and W. D. Smyth, J. B. Edson, S. P. DeSzoeke, and C. W. Fairall

  2:00 PM
The development of the diurnal warm layer and the ocean mixed layer during different phases of MJO, as observed by the iRobot Sea Glider
Dariusz B. Baranowski, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; and M. Flatau, A. Matthews, S. Chen, T. Jensen, and T. Shinoda

  2:30 PM
Controls on SST in the southern tropical Indian Ocean: results from CINDY2011
Kelvin Richards, Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI; and A. Natarov, K. Yoneyama, and M. Katsumata

  2:45 PM
Ocean Skin Temperature Variability during Active and Suppressed Phases of an MJO
Christopher J. Zappa, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, Palisades, NY; and S. Brown, S. S. Chen, D. P. Jorgensen, D. Khelif, and Q. Wang