92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 6 Urban Meteorology and Dispersion (2)

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 339 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: 17th Conference on Air Pollution Meteorology with the A&WMA
Chair:  Sang-Mi Lee, South Coast Air Quality Management District
  1:30 PM
  1:45 PM
Using Advanced Dispersion Models and Mobile Monitoring to Characterize Spatial Patterns of Ultrafine Particles in An Urban Area
Leonard M. Zwack, Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc., Needham, MA; and S. R. Hanna, J. D. Spengler, and J. I. Levy
  2:00 PM
Dispersion Length Scales within the Urban Canopy
P. Huq, Univ. of Delaware, Newark, DE; and P. Franzese
  2:15 PM
Building-Aware Sensor Siting to Optimize Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Plume Detection
Michael J. Brown, LANL, Los Alamos, NM; and M. A. Nelson and M. D. Williams
  2:30 PM
A New Method on Scaling the Urban Plume Rise and Dispersion in Water Channels
Sam Pournazeri, Univ. of California, Riverside, CA; and M. Princevac and A. Venkatram
  2:45 PM
Effect of Sub-Kilometer Grid-Spacing and Time Step Magnitude on the Formation of Horizontal-Vorticies in Urbanized-WRF Simulations of NYC
Robert D. Bornstein, San Jose State Univ., San Jose, CA; and E. Gutierrez, J. Gonzalez, A. Martilli, F. Chen, and J. K. Ching