Atmospheric Sciences 591

Special Topic:
Tropical Cyclones

Winter 2007

 

Professor R. A. Houze
Room 611, ATG Bldg.

Tu & Thurs, 9:30-10:50 AM

hurricane

 

Date

Presenter

Topics and Readings

 

None

General reference (Emanuel 03)

1/3

Houze

Basic TC structure & dynamics (Emanuel 86, Houze 93-Chap 12)

1/5

Houze

Storm tracks: climatology & forecasting (Gray 1968, DeMaria et al. 01, tutorial 1, tutorial 2)

 

Student

Tropical convection & tropical cyclones (Riehl & Malkus 58, Zipser 1969, Ritchie et al. 03, Houze 04

 

Student

Inner-core structure (Jorgensen 84a, Jorgensen 84b, Marks & Houze 84, Marks & Houze 87, Marks et al. 92)

 

Student

 

Student

Boundary layer and air-sea interface (Powell 90a, Powell 90b, Emanuel 95, Andreas & Emanuel 01, Wu et al. 05)

 

Student

Rainbands (Atlas et al. 63, Barnes et al. 83, Willoughby et al. 84a, Willoughby 88Ryan et al. 1992, Barnes & Powell 95May & Holland 99)

 

Student

Cloud microphysics & weather modification (Simpson & Malkus 64, Willoughby et al. 85, Black & Hallett 86, Houze et al. 92, Sheets 03, Franklin et al. 05)

 

Student

Water budget (Gamache et al. 93, Braun et al. 06a)

 

Student

Eyewall replacement  (Shapiro & Willoughby 82, Willoughby et al. 84b)

 

Student

Vortex Rossby waves and axisymmetrization (Montgomery &  Kallenbach 97, Kossin et al. 00, Chen & Yau 01, Chen et al. 03, Braun et al. 06a, Corbosiero et al. 06)

 

Student

Effect of shear on storm structure (Black et al. 02, Corbosiero & Molinari 02, Corbosiero & Molinari 03, Rogers et al. 03, Emanuel et al. 04, Wu et al. 06, Braun et al. 06a, Braun & Wu 06)

 

Student

Effect of dry air (Dunion & Velden 04)

 

Guest

Recent field work (Houze et al. 06)

 

Student

Potential intensity & superintensity (Emanuel 88, Holland 97, Emanuel 00, Persing & Montgomery 03)

 

Skip

Ocean boundary layer (Price 81, Sandford et al. 87, Price et al. 94, Emanuel et al. 04)

 

Student

Interannual variability (Landsea et al. 99, Maloney & Hartmann 00)        

 

Student

Global Warming (Trenberth 05, Webster et al. 05, Emanuel 05, Landsea 05, Landsea et al. 06, Hoyos et al. 06, Trenberth & Shea 06, Anthes et al. 06)

 

Student

TC genesis (Bister & Emanuel 97, Ritchie & Holland 97, Montgomery & Enagonio 98, Enagonio & Montgomery 01, Bister 01, Dickinson & Molinari 02Ritchie et al. 03, Davis & Bosart 03, Hendricks et al. 04, Reasor et al. 05, Frank & Roundy 06, Sippel et al. 06, Montgomery et al. 06)

 

Student

Extratropical transition (Jones et al. 03)

 

Skip

Landfall (Powell 87, Powell et al. 91, Powell & Houston 98)

 

Skip

Tropical Cyclones and orography (Bender et al. 1985, Bender et al. 1987, Lin et al. 2002)