Proceedings of the First Sino-American Workshop on Mountain Meteorology, Beijing

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Proceedings of the First Sino-American Workshop on Mountain Meteorology, Beijing

Elmar R. Reiter
Zhu Baozhen
Qian Yongfu
Copyright: 1983
ISBN: 9780933876583
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Pages: 699
Language: English
Publisher: American Meteorlogical Society
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Scientific paperbounds on mountain meteorology, especially as it affects Asia and China. Topics include: Planetary and large-scale effects of mountains on general circulation and climate, observational aspects, theoretical aspects, and numerical modeling, mesoscale effects of mountains on heavy rainfall and several local storms, observational aspects, and mountain-valley circulations and their effects on meteorological fields.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Opening Ceremony

Chapter 2. Planetary and Large-scale Effects of Mountains on General Circulation and Climate: Observational Aspects

Chapter 3. Planetary and Large-scale Effects of Mountains on General Circulation and Climate: Theoretical Aspects

Chapter 4. Planetary and Large-scale Effects of Mountains on General Circulation and Climate: Numerical Modelling

Chapter 5. Mesoscale Effects of Mountains on Heavy Rainfall and Severe Local Storms: Observational Aspects

Chapter 6. Mountain Valley Circulations and Their Effects on Meteorological Fields

Chapter 7. Summary and Recommendations of Discussion Groups