Session 13B Morning and Afternoon Transitional Behavior of the Boundary Layer - 2

Wednesday, 11 June 2014: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM
John Charles Suite (Queens Hotel)
Host: 21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
John M. Edwards, Met Office, N/a, Exeter

3:30 PM
Sub-kilometric heterogeneity effects on the surface energy budget in BLLAST'11
Joan Cuxart, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain; and B. Wrenger, J. Duennermann, D. Martinez, M. A. Jimenez, L. Conangla, J. Reuder, M. O. Jonassen, M. Lothon, F. Saïd, and F. Lohou

3:45 PM
An intercomparison of mesoscale simulations during the Boundary Layer Late Afternoon and Sunset Turbulence (BLLAST) experimental field campaign
Maria Antonia Jimenez, Institut Mediterrani d'Estudis Avançats (IMEDEA), UIB-CSIC, Esporles, Balearic Islands, Spain; and W. M. Angevine, E. Bazile, F. Couvreux, J. Cuxart, D. Pino, and M. Sastre

4:00 PM
Diurnal Wind Cycles Forcing Inertial Oscillations: A Latitude-Dependent Resonance Phenomenon
Ryosuke Shibuya, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan; and K. Sato and M. Nakanishi

4:15 PM
Toward understanding surface sensible heat fluxes during transitional stability over contrasting surfaces
Derek Jensen, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and E. R. Pardyjak and S. W. Hoch

4:30 PM
Evolution of the turbulence during the afternoon transition of the convective boundary layer: a spectral analysis
Clara Darbieu, Laboratoire d'Aerologie, University of Toulouse, CNRS, France, Campistrous, France; and F. Lohou, M. Lothon, F. Couvreux, D. Pino, P. Durand, E. Blay, and J. Vilà
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4:45 PM
Upon turbulence structure, anisotropy and the evolution of length scales in the afternoon and evening transition
Erik Nilsson, Laboratoire d'Aerologie, University of Toulouse, CNRS, France and Uppsala University, Sweden, Lannemezan, France; and M. Lothon, F. Lohou, and L. Mahrt

5:00 PM
Study of the atmospheric boundary layer evening transitions using two different datasets: An observational and numerical approach
Mariano Sastre, University Complutense of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain; and C. Yagüe, C. Román-Cascón, and G. Maqueda

5:15 PM
Evening transition characteristics on a slope in an arid environment
Eric R. Pardyjak, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and S. Hoch, D. D. Jensen, N. Gunawardena, C. D. Whiteman, S. Di Sabatino, L. Leo, C. Higgins, and H. J. S. Fernando

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