Cloud and precipitation microphysics : principles and parameterizations [E-Book] / Jerry M. Straka.
Straka, Jerry M., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (xiv, 392 pages)
englisch
9780511581168
9780521297592
9780521883382
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface; Chapter 1:
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 2:
  • Foundations of microphysical parameterizations
  • Chapter 3:
  • Cloud-droplet and cloud-ice crystal nucleation
  • Chapter 4:
  • Saturation adjustment
  • Chapter 5:
  • Vapor diffusion growth of liquid-water drops
  • Chapter 6:
  • Vapor diffusion growth of ice-water crystals and particles
  • Chapter 7:
  • Collection growth
  • Chapter 8:
  • Drop breakup
  • Chapter 9:
  • Autoconversions and conversions
  • Chapter 10:
  • Hail growth
  • Chapter 11:
  • Melting of ice
  • Chapter 12:
  • Microphysical parameterization problems and solutions
  • Chapter 13:
  • Model dynamics and finite differences
  • Appendix; References; Index.