Storm and Cloud Dynamics
- William Cotton, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
- George Bryan, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA
- Susan van den Heever, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
Graduate students and researchers in Mesoscale phenomena and atmospheric modelling. Researchers in atmospheric sciences.
- Published: December 2005
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-1-4832-9996-9
Table of Contents
Storm and Cloud Dynamics. Chapter 1â Clouds. Part I: Basic Equations and Parameterizations. Chapter 2 â Fundamental Equations Governing Cloud Processes. Chapter 3 â On Averaging. Chapter 4 â The Parameterization or Modeling of Microphysical Processes in Clouds. Chapter 5 â Radiative Transfer in a Cloudy Atmosphere and Its Parameterization. Part II: The Dynamics of Clouds. Chapter 6 â Boundary Layer Clouds. Chapter 7 â Cumulus Clouds. Chapter 8 â Cumulonimbus Clouds and Severe Convective Storms. Chapter 9 â Mesoscale Convective Systems and Tropical Cyclones. Chapter 10 â Clouds associated with Extratropical Cyclones. Chapter 11 â Orographic Clouds and Precipitation. Chapter 12 â Overview of Cloud Impacts on Climate.