Poster Session 2 BLT Posters - Session II

Wednesday, 22 June 2016: 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Alta-Deer Valley (Sheraton Salt Lake City Hotel)
Host: 22nd Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence

Statistical Characteristics of Turbulence in Urban Roughness Sublayer
Jun Zou, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China; and J. Sun

Poster 74 has been moved. New paper number 13A.6A

CFD Study on the Effects of Trees on Pollutant Dispersion in a Street Canyon
Geon Kang, Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South); and W. Choi and J. J. Kim

Inter-Model Flow Topology Comparison of Simple CFD, RANS and LES Simulations for Complex Street Canyons
Arash Nemati Hayati, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah; and R. Stoll, J. J. Kim, T. Harman, M. A. Nelson, M. J. Brown, and E. R. Pardyjak

A City-Scale Estimate for the Cooling Potential of Green Roofs
Ivo Lukas Suter, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

A Numerical Study on Sensitivity of Pollutant Dispersion to Turbulent Schmidt Number and Inflow Wind Speed in a Street Canyon
Jang-Woon Wang, Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South); and W. Choi and J. J. Kim

Characteristics of CO2 Concentration and Flux in Beijing Urban Area
Xueling Cheng, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Handout (4.2 MB)

Scintillometer Observations of Sensible Heat Flux in Central London
Ben Crawford, University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and C. S. B. Grimmond, H. C. Ward, W. Morrison, and T. Sun

Anthropogenic Heat Flux Estimation from Space: The URBANFLUXES Project
Nektarios Chrysoulakis, FOUNDATION FOR RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY HELLAS, Heraklion, Greece; and C. Feigenwinter, A. Albitar, T. Esch, F. del Frate, A. M. Gabey, J. P. Gastellu-Etchegorry, C. S. B. Grimmond, W. Heldens, J. Klostermann, F. Lindberg, Z. Mitraka, F. Olofson, and E. Parlow

Handout (1.8 MB)

Effects of Structures in the Urban Environment on Solar Irradiance Availability
Carlo Bianchi, Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and M. Overby, P. Willemsen, A. Smith, R. Stoll, and E. R. Pardyjak

Handout (7.9 MB)

Linking Microclimate and Energy Use with a Low Cost Wall Mounted Measurement System
Richard C. Didier, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and N. Gunawardena, E. Prucka, R. Stoll, A. D. Smith, and E. Pardyjak

Handout (1.8 MB)

Impact of eddy characteristics on the turbulent heat and momentum fluxes in the urban roughness sublayer
Jianning Sun, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, P. R. China, Nanjing, China; and J. Zou and B. Zhou

The Height of Surface Layer Observed by Doppler Lidar in a Coastal Area of Tokyo
Ryoko Oda, Chiba Institute of Technology, Chiba, Japan; and A. Inagaki, A. Yagi, M. Kanda, and Y. Fujiyoshi

A New Technique for Reducing Variance Contamination in Lidar Turbulence Measurements
Jennifer F. Newman, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; and P. Klein, S. Wharton, A. Sathe, and T. A. Bonin

Long-path Measurements of Pollutants and Micrometeorology over Highway 401 in Toronto
Ralf M. Staebler, EC, Toronto, ON, Canada; and Y. You, S. G. Moussa, Y. Su, and T. Munoz

Recommendations for processing atmospheric attenuated backscatter profiles from Vaisala CL31 Ceilometers
Simone Kotthaus, Univ. of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom; and E. O'Connor, C. Münkel, C. Charlton-Perez, T. Sun, and C. S. B. Grimmond

The Use of Artificial Neural Networks Within Boundary Layer Meteorology
Nipun Gunawardena, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and E. Pardyjak

Using an Artificial Neural Network Approach to Estimate Cn2 in Atmospheric Surface Layer
Yao Wang, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC; and S. Basu

COBALT: A High Tower Experiment for Monitoring the Micrometeorology of a Coastal Area
O. C. Acevedo, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil; and P. E. S. Oliveira and G. A. Degrazia

Virtual Wind LiDAR Wxperiments using LES data: Examples of the Limitations of LiDAR Profilers and Scanners
Fernando Carbajo Fuertes, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland; and F. Porté-Agel

The NCAR Modular Wind Profiler observations of bores and waves during PECAN
William O. J. Brown, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. Cohn, J. Sobtzak, C. Martin, and T. Hock

Air and water temperature changes after weirs construction in medium size river
Changbum Cho, National Institute of Meteorological Sciences/Korea Meteorological Administration, Seogwipo-si, Korea, Republic of (South)

Field-scale Particle Transport in a Trellised Agricultural Canopy During Periods of Row-aligned Winds
Nathan E. Miller, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and R. Stoll, W. Mahaffee, T. M. Neill, and E. R. Pardyjak

Handout (1.7 MB)

A Wind Tunnel Study of Windbreak Flow Dynamics Using Particle Imaging Velocimetry
Travis Gowen, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and T. Price, E. Pardyjak, and R. Stoll

Handout (2.5 MB)

Radiation Heat Transfer and Microclimate in and Around Isolated Conifers
Matt Moody, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and B. N. Bailey, R. Stoll, E. R. Pardyjak, and W. Mahaffee

Investigating the connectivity between emissions of BVOC and rainfall formation in Amazonia using Genetic Programming
Celso von Randow, INPE, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil; and M. B. Sanches, R. M. Nascimento dos Santos, T. Gerken, M. Chamecki, and J. D. Fuentes

Mixing Length Closure Schemes for Forest Canopy Flows over Complex Terrain
Andrew N. Ross, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom; and R. Grant and B. A. Gardiner

Characterizing Kelvin-Helmholtz Instabilities and von Kármán Vortices in Canopy Turbulence and Their Interrelationship
Tirtha Banerjee, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany; and F. De Roo and M. Mauder

Methodologies for Particle Dispersion Experiments in Plant Canopies
Nathan E. Miller, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and R. Stoll, W. Mahaffee, T. M. Neill, and E. R. Pardyjak

Handout (1.7 MB)

Canopy conductance subject to minute-scale variations in insolation: validation of canopy conductance parameterizations using innovative observations
Arian van Westreenen, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands; and A. F. Moene, B. van Kesteren, and O. K. Hartogensis

Characteristics of Wind and Turbulence Just-Above and Within a Subalpine Forest in Complex Terrain
Sean P. Burns, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and T. W. Horst, S. P. Oncley, G. Maclean, S. Semmer, D. H. Lenschow, and P. D. Blanken

How do Low-Level Jets Lead to Precipitation Extremes?
Derek Hodges, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and Z. Pu

The possible teleconnections between the two types of El Nino and the low-level jets in North America
Shiyuan (Sharon) Zhong, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI; and L. Yu, X. Bian, and W. E. Heilman

Examining the Impact of Different Vertical Mixing Strengths on Hurricanes Evolution over Land
Feimin Zhang, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT ; and Z. Pu

Validation of Multi-Scale Simulations of the Flow over Big Southern Butte Using the Weather Research and Forecasting Model
Branko Kosovic, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and P. A. Jimenez, S. E. Haupt, J. B. Olson, J. W. Bao, E. Grell, and J. Kenyon

Hans-Ertel-Centre for Weather Research: The Atmospheric Boundary Layer in Numerical Weather Prediction
Juerg Schmidli, Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany; and I. Bastak Duran, A. Eichhorn, V. Maurer, A. Schomburg, and C. Sgoff

Accuracy Assessment of Planetary Boundary Layer Height in the WRF Simulation using Temporally High Resolution Radiosonde Observations
Misun Kang, National Institute of Meteorological Sciences/Korea Meteorological Administration, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do, Korea, Republic of (South); and Y. K. Lim, C. Cho, K. R. Kim, J. S. Park, and B. J. Kim

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