LOGIN TO YOUR ACCOUNT

Username
Password
Remember Me
Or use your Academic/Social account:

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Or use your Academic/Social account:

Congratulations!

You have just completed your registration at OpenAire.

Before you can login to the site, you will need to activate your account. An e-mail will be sent to you with the proper instructions.

Important!

Please note that this site is currently undergoing Beta testing.
Any new content you create is not guaranteed to be present to the final version of the site upon release.

Thank you for your patience,
OpenAire Dev Team.

Close This Message

CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Name:
Username:
Password:
Verify Password:
E-mail:
Verify E-mail:
*All Fields Are Required.
Please Verify You Are Human:
fbtwitterlinkedinvimeoflicker grey 14rssslideshare1
Smith, Phillip J.; Horn, Lyle H. (2011)
Publisher: Co-Action Publishing
Journal: Tellus A
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects:
Utilizing Smith's (1969) equations, which describe the contribution of a limited region to the global energy budget, numerical estimates were computed for the various terms of his equations for North America, March, 1962. It is shown that realistic results, reflecting the importance of the region in the general circulation, can be obtained using this concept. Important differences between the energetics of the limited region and the entire atmosphere are shown to exist in the available potential energy, generation, boundary flux, and conversion terms. The estimates of the boundary flux and pressure work terms indicate significant interaction between the region and its external environment.DOI: 10.1111/j.2153-3490.1969.tb00431.x
  • The results below are discovered through our pilot algorithms. Let us know how we are doing!

    • Bullock, B. R. R., Horn, L. H., and Johnson, D. R., 1966. The Contribution of Infrared Cooling to the Vertical Motion Field and its Implication in Atmospheric Energetics. Annual Report, University of Wisconsin, Department of Meteorology.
    • Danard, M. B., 1966. On the Contribution of Released Latent Heat t o Changes in Available Potential Energy. Journal of Applied Meteorology 5, NO. 1, 81-84.
    • Davis, P. A,, 1963. An Analysis of the Atmospheric Heat Budget. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 20, No. 1, 5-22.
    • Dutton, J. A,, and Johnson, D. R., 1967.The Theory of Available Potential Energy and a Variational Approach to Atmospheric Energetics. Advances i n Geophysics 12, Academic Press, New York, 333-436.
    • Eddy, A,, 1965. Kinetic Energy Production in a Mid-latitude Storm. Journal of Applied Meteorology 4, NO. 5, 569-575.
    • Hanson, K. J.,VonderHaar, T . H., and Suomi, V. E., 1967. Reflection of Sunlight to Space and Absorption by the Earth and Atmosphere over the United States during Spring 1962. Monthly Weather Review 95, No. 6, 354-362.
    • Julian, P. R., and Labitzke, K. B., 1965. Astudyof Atmospheric Energetics During the JanuaryFebruary 1963 Stratospheric Warming. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 22, No. 6, 597-610.
    • Kuhn, P. M., Cox, S. K., and Steams, L., 1968.The Observed Radiation Budget of the Atmosphere. Unpublished manuscript.
    • Kung, E. C. 1966a. Kinetic Energy Generation and Dissipation in the Large-scale Atmospheric Circulation. Monthly Weather Review 94,No. 2,67-82.
    • Kung, E. C., 1966b. Large-scale Balance of Kinetic Energy in the Atmosphere. Monthly Weather Review 94, No. 11, 627-640.
    • Kung, E. C., 1967. Diurnal and Long-term Variations of the Kinetic Energy Generation and Dissipation for a Five-year Period. Monthly Weather Review 95, No. 9, 593-606.
    • Lorenz, E. N., 1955a. Available Potential Energy and the Maintenance of the General Circulation. Tellus 7, No. 2, 157-167.
    • Lorenz, E. N., 19553. Generation of Available Potential Energy and the Intensity of the General Circulation. Large Scale Synoptic Processes, University of California (Los Angeles), Department of Meteorology, Final Report, J. Bjerknes, Project Director.
    • O'Neill, T. H. R., 1966. Vertical Motion and Precipitation Computations. Journal of Applied Meteorology 5 , No. 5, 595-605.
    • Oort, A. H., 1964. On Estimates of the Atmospheric Energy Cycle. Monthly Weather Review 92, No. 11, 484-493.
    • Smith, P. J., Horn, L. H.,and Johnson, D. R., 1967. Energy Equations and their Application to a Limited Region of the Atmosphere. Studies of Large Scale Atmospheric Energetics, Annual Report, Department of Meteorology, University of Wisconsin.
    • Smith, P. J., 1969. On the Contribution of a Limited Region to the Global Energy Budget. Tellus 21, 200-207.
    • White, R. M., and Saltzman, R., 1956.On Conversion Between Potential and Kinetic Energy in the Atmosphere. Tellus 8, No. 3, 357-363.
    • Winston, J. S., and Krueger, A. F., 1961. Some Aspects of a Cycle of Available Potential Energy. Monthly Weather Review 89, No. 9, 307-318.
  • No related research data.
  • No similar publications.

Share - Bookmark

Cite this article

Collected from