A Half Century of Progress in Meteorology

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A Half Century of Progress in Meteorology

A Tribute to Richard Reed
Richard H. Johnson
Robert A. Houze Jr.
Copyright: 2003
ISBN: 9781878220585
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Pages: 139
Language: English
Publisher: American Meteorlogical Society
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Through a series of reviews by invited experts, this monograph pays tribute to Richard Reed's remarkable contributions to meteorology and his leadership in the science community over the past 50 years. Through a series of reviews by invited experts, this monograph pays tribute to Richard Reed's remarkable contributions to meteorology and his leadership in the science community over the past 50 years.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. A Short Account of My Education, Career Choice, and Research Motivation

Chapter 2. Tropopause Folding, Upper-Level Frontogenesis, and Beyond

Chapter 3. Back to Frontogenesis

Chapter 4. Polar Lows

Chapter 5. The Role of the Quasi-Biennial Oscillation in Stratospheric Dehydration

Chapter 6. Richard J. Reed and Atmospheric Tides

Chapter 7. Characteristics of African Easterly Waves

Chapter 8. The Relevance of Numerical Weather Prediction for Forecasting Natural Hazards and for Monitoring the Global Environment

Chapter 9. A Life in the Global Atmosphere: Dick Reed and the World of International Science Tropopause Folding, Upper-Level Frontogenesis, and Beyond

 

 

Richard H. Johnson

Robert A. Houze Jr.