Severe Storm Processes I: Tornado Dynamics

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Monday, 5 November 2012: 8:45 AM-10:00 AM
Symphony I and II (Loews Vanderbilt Hotel)
Host: 26th Conference on Severe Local Storms
Chair:  David C. Lewellen, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown, WV
  8:45 AM
The Fluid Dynamics of Tornadoes
Richard Rotunno, NCAR, Boulder, CO
Numerical simulation of three-dimensional vortical interactions within an idealized tornado
Gregory J. Tripoli, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI; and M. L. BŁker

  9:30 AM
The effects of low-level stability and nonlinear vortex interactions on tornadogenesis
Marcus L. BŁker, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL; and G. J. Tripoli