Urban Canopy and Roughness Sublayers (II)

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Thursday, 6 February 2014: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room C212 (The Georgia World Congress Center )
Host: 11th Symposium on the Urban Environment
Cochairs:  Petra M. Klein, School of Meteorology, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK and Alberto Martilli, Environment Department, Atmospheric Pollution Group, Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas, Madrid, Spain
  1:30 PM
Large-Eddy Simulation of Efficiency of Momentum Transport in Spatially Developing Urban Boundary Layer
Keigo Nakajima, University of Tokyo, Meguro ku, Tokyo, Japan; and R. Ooka and H. Kikumoto

Handout (1.7 MB)

  1:45 PM
A Unified Theory for the Estimate of Ventilation and Pollutant Dispersion over Hypothetical Urban Areas
Chun-Ho Liu, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong; and Y. K. Ho, C. T. Ng, and C. C. C. Wong
  2:00 PM
Interaction between urban surface boundary and mesoscale weather
Tieh-Yong Koh, Nanyang Technological Univ., Singapore, Singapore; and J. Panda
Manuscript (448.1 kB)

  2:15 PM
Microscale Urban Flow Simulations with Realistic Distributions of Surface Thermal Forcing
Jose Luis Santiago, Centro de Investigaciones Energéticas, Medioambientales y Tecnológicas, Madrid, Spain; and S. Krayenhoff and A. Martilli
  2:30 PM
Introducing Fractal Dimension into the Coupled WRF-Urban Model to Represent the Morphological Characteristics of Urban Canopy
Yuhuan Li, China Meteorological Administration, Beijing, China; and S. Miao, Y. Liu, and F. Chen
  2:45 PM
Parameterization of drag and turbulence for urban neighbourhoods with trees
E. Scott Krayenhoff, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; and J. L. Santiago, A. Martilli, A. Christen, and T. R. Oke
Manuscript (295.8 kB)