Session 15 Wave-Mean Interactions

Friday, 30 June 2017: 8:15 AM-10:00 AM
Salon F (Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront)
Host: 21st Conference on Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics
Orli Lachmy, University of Chicago, geophysical sciences, Chicago, IL

8:15 AM
Local Wave Activity and the Onset of Blocking along a Potential Vorticity Front
Noboru Nakamura, Univ. of Chicago, Chicago, IL; and C. S. Y. Huang

8:30 AM
Baroclinic and Barotropic Aspects of Wave-Mean Flow Interaction
Lina Boljka, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and T. G. Shepherd and M. Blackburn

8:45 AM
Lower Tropospheric Eddy Momentum Fluxes in Idealized Models and Reanalysis Data
Nicholas Lutsko, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and I. Held, P. Zurita-Gotor, and A. K. O'Rourke
9:30 AM
The Amplification of Internal Waves in the Ocean Interior
Callum James Shakespeare, Australian National University, Acton, Australia; and A. M. Hogg
9:45 AM
Gravity Waves Affecting Geostrophic Balanced Motions in a Rotating Shallow Water
Jim Thomas, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York, NY; and O. Buhler and K. S. Smith

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