Session 9A Convective Boundary Layers 1

Wednesday, 11 June 2014: 8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Queens Ballroom (Queens Hotel)
Host: 21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Marie Lothon, Laboratoire d'Aérologie, UMR CNRS/UPS 5560, Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées, France, Campistrous

8:30 AM
The Two-layer Structure of the Entrainment Zone in the Convective Boundary Layer
Jade Rachele Garcia, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Hamburg, Germany; and J. P. Mellado

8:45 AM
Boundary layer top detrainment and its impact on boundary layer growth in the Sahara
Luis Garcia-Carreras, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden; and D. J. Parker, J. H. Marsham, P. D. Rosenberg, I. M. Brooks, A. P. Lock, F. Marenco, J. B. McQuaid, and M. Hobby

9:15 AM
Quantifying Particle Size and Turbulent Scale Dependence of Dust Uplift in the Sahara Using Aircraft Measurements
Philip D. Rosenberg, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom; and D. J. Parker, C. L. Ryder, J. H. Marsham, L. Garcia-Carreras, J. Dorsey, I. M. Brooks, A. R. Dean, J. Crosier, J. B. McQuaid, and R. Washington

9:30 AM
The Effects of Turbulence and Gust on Sand Erosion and Dust Entrainment during Dust Storm
Xueling Cheng, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China; and F. Hu and Q. Zeng
Manuscript (24.9 kB)

Handout (1.5 MB)

9:45 AM
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