Research Interests / activity:
Atmospheric stability modeling. Theory and representation of buoyancy effects in Rapid-Distortion Theory (RDT), Large-eddy simulation (LES), Reynolds-Average Navier-Stokes (RANS), and mesoscale models; profile theory beyond the surface-layer; second-moment statisticalrelations for ABL fields.
Atmospheric turbulence/subgrid modelling. Representation of atmospheric turbulence and its multi-scale interaction with terrain, via LES, RANS, RDT, and quasi-linearized flow models.
Scale-dependent terrain characterization. Terrain-induced drag; spectral and statistical representations; effective roughness; scale/resolution-dependent roughness.
Mesoscale-microscale interaction. Adapting mesoscale output to drive linear and nonlinear (LES/RANS) microscale models; mesoscale and microscale sub-grid parameterization of turbulent fluxes.
Probabilistic meteorological characterization. Statistical representation of observed and sampled fields and reduced normalized representations, for generalizable application in e.g. wind energy.
Air-sea interaction and marine boundary layer. Effect of ocean waves on turbulent atmospheric fluxes; modeling it in microscale (e.g. large-eddy simulation [LES]) and mesoscale codes. Phase change and sea spray.
Long-range noise propagation from wind turbines. Stability and terrain effects on propagation of turbine noise.
Publication: Research - peer-review › Article in proceedings – Annual report year: 2016
Publication: Research › Report – Annual report year: 2016
Publication: Research - peer-review › Report – Annual report year: 2016
Activity: Participation in council, board, committee and network › Membership in committee, council, board
Activity: Other research and communication activities › External teaching and subject coordination
ISSNs: 0006-8314, 0006-8314
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1573-1472
Springer Netherlands, Netherlands
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): 1.726 1.187
ISSNs: 1095-4244, 1095-4244
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1099-1824
John/Wiley & Sons Ltd., United Kingdom
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, Scopus rating (2015): 1.236 2.009
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1520-0469
American Meteorological Society, United States
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): 3.227 1.353
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