Fifth Conference on Urban Environment

Session 6

 turbulent transport and dispersion processes (in urban areas and around buildings) (parallel with session 5)
 Cochairs: Michael Brown, LANL, Los Alamos, NM; Eric Pardyjak, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
8:30 AM6.1Wind fields and turbulence statistics in an urban street canyon  
Ingegard Eliasson, Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden; and B. D. Offerle, C. S. B. Grimmond, and S. Lindqvist
8:45 AM6.2Flow and Turbulence in Urban Canopies  extended abstract
Dragan Zajic, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ; and H. J. S. Fernando, M. Princevac, and R. Calhoun
9:00 AM6.3Investigation of the flow within urban canopies during the DAPPLE campaign  
Adrian Dobre V, University of Reading, Reading, Berks., United Kingdom; and S. J. Arnold, R. Smalley, J. F. Barlow, A. Tomlin, and S. E. Belcher
9:15 AM6.4Experimental determination of the turbulent kinetic energy budget within and above an urban canopy  extended abstract wrf recording
Andreas Christen, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland; and M. W. Rotach and R. Vogt
9:30 AM6.5Wind tunnel modelling of urban turbulence and dispersion over the City of Basel (Switzerland) within the BUBBLE project  
Berend Feddersen, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, Hamburg, Germany; and B. Leitl and M. Schatzmann
9:45 AM6.6Estimation of the heat transfer resistance in the real urban canopy  extended abstract
Hirofumi Sugawara, National Defense Academy of Japan, Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan; and M. Kawahara and K. Tomine
10:00 AMCoffee Break  
10:30 AM6.7A field study into the role of large gusts and coherent turbulent structures in momentum, heat and particle transport in an urban street canyon  extended abstract
Ian D. Longley, UMIST, Manchester, United Kingdom; and M. W. Gallagher
10:45 AM6.8Effects of building-height heterogeneity on area-averaged transfer velocity in the street surface—Wind tunnel experiments using salinity change technique  extended abstract
Ken-ichi Narita, Nippon Institute of Technology, Miyashiro, Saitama, Japan
11:00 AM6.9A simple data assimilation technique for a fast response urban wind model  
Eric R. Pardyjak, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and T. M. Booth and M. J. Brown
11:15 AM6.10Implementation of Rooftop Recirculation Parameterization into the QUIC Fast Response Urban Wind Model  extended abstract
N. L. Bagal, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; and B. Singh, E. R. Pardyjak, and M. J. Brown
11:30 AM6.11Turbulence kinetic energy in the Oklahoma City urban environment  extended abstract
Julie K. Lundquist, LLNL, Livermore, CA; and M. J. Leach and F. J. Gouveia

Tuesday, 24 August 2004: 8:30 AM-11:45 AM

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