GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Great Papers Course 2012

February 20
Held
The Life Cycles of Some Nonlinear Baroclinic Waves
By: A.J. Simmons, B.J. Hoskins

February 27
Medvigy
Dynamics of Deserts and Drought in the Sahel
By: J.G. Charney

March 5
Vallis
Geostrophic Turbulence
By: J.G. Charney

March 12
Philander
Trends, Rhythms, and Aberrations in Global Climate 65 Ma to Present
By: J. Zachos, M. Pagani, L. Sloan, E. Thomas, K. Billups

March 26
Horowitz
The Influence of Nitrogen Oxides on the Atmospheric Ozone Content
By: P.J. Crutzen

April 2
Fueglistaler
Evidence for a World Circulation Provided by the Measurements of Helium and Water Vapour Distribution in the Stratosphere
By: A.W. Brewer

April 9
Donner
Cloud-Radiative Forcing and Climate: Results From the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment
By: V. Ramanathan, R.D. Cess, E.F. Harrison, P. Minnis, B.R. Barkstorm, E. Ahmad, D. Hartmann

April 16
Garner
Simulations of Right-and Left-Moving Storms Produced Through Storm Splitting
By: J.B. Klemp and R.B. Wilhelmson

April 23
Legg
Abyssal Recipes II: Energetics of Tidal and Wind Mixing
By: W. Munk, C. Wunsch

April 30
Lau
Teleconnections in the Geopotential Height Field During the Northern Hemisphere Winter
By: J.M. Wallace, D.S. Gutzler

May 7
Ramaswamy
Thermal Equilibrium of the Atmosphere with A Given Distribution of Relative Humidity
By: S. Manabe & R.T. Wetherald