Session 5A Observations and Modelling in Urban Boundary Layers - 3

Tuesday, 10 June 2014: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Queens Ballroom (Queens Hotel)
Host: 21st Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Janet Barlow, Univ. of Reading, Department of Meteorology, Reading

8:15 AM
Numerical simulations of boundary-layer processes and urban-induced alterations in an Alpine valley
Lorenzo Giovannini, University of Trento, Trento, Italy; and D. Zardi, M. de Franceschi, and F. Chen

Handout (27.6 MB)

8:30 AM
The seasonal variation of the urban convective boundary layer: results from the ACTUAL project for London
Christos Halios, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and J. Barlow

8:45 AM
A Multiscale Modeling Framework for the Simulation of Momentum, Energy, and Moisture Transport in Complex Urban Canopies
Rob Stoll, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and E. Pardyjak, P. Willemsen, J. Steenburgh, A. K. Kochanski, B. Bailey, M. Overby, K. A. Briggs, and D. Alexander

9:00 AM
9:30 AM
Simulating the daytime and nighttime urban heat island effect on neighbourhood scale
PJC Schrijvers, TU Delft, Delft, Netherlands; and H. Jonker, S. de Roode, and S. Kenjeres

Handout (1.1 MB)

9:45 AM
Summer in the city - Forecasting and Mapping Human Thermal Comfort in Urban Areas
Gert-Jan Steeneveld, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands; and B. G. Heusinkveld, R. J. Ronda, J. J. Attema, M. V. D. Harst, and A. A. M. Holtslag

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