Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology and Land-Surface Processes

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Apr
25

Matheus Gomes – April 25

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes Nocturnal ascent and low-level jet over a baroclinic area Matheus Gomes Monday, April 25 03:00 PM Virtual A remarkable feature of the regional climatology of the central United States and the Great Plains is the existence of a nocturnal maximum in convective rainfall during the warm season. This […]

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Apr
18

Dominic Candela – April 18

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes The impact of surface heterogeneity on surface flux estimation in stable boundary layers using single column modeling Dominic Candela Monday, April 18 03:00 PM Join Google Meet The earth’s surface is naturally heterogenous resulting in varying distributions of surface temperature, surface moisture, and aerodynamic roughness. The contrast in […]

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Apr
04

Nolan Meister – April 4

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes Long-Term Boundary Layer Evolution in the CHEESEHEAD 2019 Campaign and its Role in the 19-20 July 2019 Severe Weather Outbreak Nolan Meister Monday, April 4 03:00 PM Boundary layer evolution and its influence on convection initiation and morphology provide a challenge to forecasters and researchers. In particular, researchers […]

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Mar
07

Brian R. Greene – March 7

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes Ph.D. Candidate Brian R. Greene Monday, March 7 03:00 PM Join Google Meet http://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf The stable atmospheric boundary layer (SBL) has significant societal impacts ranging from pollution dispersion to wind energy production. For decades, SBL turbulence has proven challenging to measure, parameterize, simulate, and interpret for a variety […]

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Nov
30

Qingyu Wang – November 30

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes Evaluation of the impacts of land-surface processes on the PBL: A case study on cropland and grassland Qingyu Wang Tuesday, November 30 2:00 PM Join Google Meet: http://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf Vegetation and soil moisture impact the surface energy partitioning, land-atmosphere feedbacks, and planetary boundary layer (PBL) characteristics. In this study, […]

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Nov
16

Arianna Jordan – November 16

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes A Sneak Peek into Techniques for Improving Boundary Layer Height Measurements Arianna Jordan Tuesday, November 16 2:00 PM Join Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf The planetary boundary layer (PBL) is the lowest few kilometers of the atmosphere, where properties like wind velocity, turbulence, and aerosol backscatter vary on timescales shorter […]

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Nov
09

Stuart Edris – November 9

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes   Identification of Flash Drought Events using Machine Learning Techniques   Stuart Edris   Tuesday, November 9 2:00 PM Join Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf Room Code: fcr-hokz-ubf   Drought is a climatological dry extreme that can have a number of impacts on water resources and agricultural output. These impacts […]

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Oct
19

Scott Salesky – October 19

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes Thermally-driven turbulent secondary flows: Prandtl’s secondary flow of the third kind Dr. Scott Salesky Tuesday, October 19 2:00 PM Join Google Meet: http://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf Turbulent secondary flows are defined as flows where the mean vorticity vector is aligned with the mean wind direction. They are typically classified as Prandtl’s […]

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Oct
12

Zeqian(Hazel) Xia – October 12

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes   Dependence of Retrieved Cloud Properties on Environmental Conditions in Cold Air Outbreaks over the North Atlantic: Results from COMBLE   Zeqian(Hazel) Xia   Tuesday, October 12 2:00pm Join Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/fcr-hokz-ubf Cold-air Outbreaks (CAOs) occur from the equatorward advection of extremely cold polar air masses across the […]

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Apr
20

Brian R. Greene – April 20

Boundary Layer, Urban Meteorology, and Land-Surface Processes   Large Eddy Simulations of Stable Boundary Layers and Implications for UAS Sampling   Brian R. Greene Tuesday April 20th 1:00 pm   Join Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/taw-hdgp-cfe   The stable boundary layer (SBL) has significant societal impacts ranging from pollution dispersion to wind energy production. It is therefore […]

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