27th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology

Session 7D

 Tropical Convection I
 Organizer: Courtney Schumaker, Texas A&M, College Station, TX
8:00 AM7D.1On the role of cross-equatorial pressure gradients in the development of tropical convection over the Eastern Pacific Ocean: A Modeling Study  
Violeta Toma, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA; and P. J. Webster
8:15 AM7D.2The origin of systematic errors in the GCM simulation of ITCZ precipitation  extended abstract wrf recording
Winston C. Chao, NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and M. J. Suarez, J. T. Bacmeister, B. Chen, and L. L. Takacs
8:30 AM7D.3The boundary layer contribution to intertropical convergence zones in the quasi-equilibrium tropical circulation model framework  
Adam H. Sobel, Columbia Univ., New York, NY; and J. D. Neelin
8:45 AM7D.4Geographic variability in the export of moist static energy in the Tropical Pacific  
Larissa E. Back, MIT, Cambridge, MA
9:00 AM7D.5Meridional moisture transport by tropical synoptic scale disturbances over the Pacific and Atlantic basins  extended abstract wrf recording
Chia-chi Wang, Department of Earth System Science, Univ. of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA; and G. Magnusdottir
9:15 AM7D.6Convectively coupled waves in DARE simulations on an equatorial β-plane  
Zhiming Kuang, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
9:30 AM7D.7A simple, vertically resolved model of tropical disturbances with a humidity closure  extended abstract
Zeljka Fuchs, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM; and D. J. Raymond
9:45 AM7D.8Variability of deep convective cloud characteristics across the tropical Pacific  
Michael P. Jensen, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY

Wednesday, 26 April 2006: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM, Big Sur

* - Indicates paper has been withdrawn from meeting

Browse or search the entire meeting