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Springer Atmospheric Sciences

Springer Atmospheric Sciences
25 Jahrgänge | 2012 - 2019


The Springer Atmospheric Sciences series seeks to publish a broad portfolio of scientific books, aiming at researchers, students, and everyone interested in this interdisciplinary field. The series includes peer-reviewed monographs, edited volumes, textbooks, and conference proceedings. It covers the entire area of atmospheric sciences including, but not limited to, Meteorology, Climatology, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, Aeronomy, Planetary Science, and related subjects.

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2019 | Buch

Radar Polarimetry for Weather Observations

This monograph offers a wide array of contemporary information on weather radar polarimetry and its applications. The book tightly connects the microphysical processes responsible for the development and evolution of the clouds’ bulk physical …

2019 | Buch

Current Trends in the Representation of Physical Processes in Weather and Climate Models

This book focuses on the development of physical parameterization over the last 2 to 3 decades and provides a roadmap for its future development. It covers important physical processes: convection, clouds, radiation, land-surface, and the …

2018 | Buch

Fundamentals of Tropical Climate Dynamics

This textbook introduces fundamental dynamics of tropical atmosphere and ocean useful for advanced graduate courses in atmospheric and climate sciences. It presents an overview of simple atmospheric and oceanic models, as well as the observed …

2018 | Buch

Fundamentals of Boundary-Layer Meteorology

This textbook introduces a set of fundamental equations that govern the conservation of mass (dry air, water vapor, trace gas), momentum and energy in the lower atmosphere. Simplifications of each of these equations are made in the context of …

2018 | Buch

Climate Variability and Sunspot Activity

Analysis of the Solar Influence on Climate

This book promotes a better understanding of the role of the sun on natural climate variability. It is a comprehensive reference book that appeals to an academic audience at the graduate, post-graduate and PhD level and can be used for lectures in …

2017 | Buch

Microphysics of Atmospheric Phenomena

This book investigates elementary processes in the Earth’s atmosphere involving photons, electrons, ions, radicals, and aerosols. It is based on global atmospheric models such as the standard atmospheric model with averaged atmospheric parameters …

2017 | Buch

Perspectives on Atmospheric Sciences

This book provides the proceedings of the 13th International Conference of Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics (COMECAP 2016) that is held in Thessaloniki from 19 to 21 September 2016. The Conference addresses fields of interest for …

2017 | Buch

Forecast Error Correction using Dynamic Data Assimilation

This book introduces the reader to a new method of data assimilation with deterministic constraints (exact satisfaction of dynamic constraints)—an optimal assimilation strategy called Forecast Sensitivity Method (FSM), as an alternative to the …

2017 | Buch

Marine Fog: Challenges and Advancements in Observations, Modeling, and Forecasting

This volume presents the history of marine fog research and applications, and discusses the physical processes leading to fog's formation, evolution, and dissipation. A special emphasis is on the challenges and advancements of fog observation and …

2017 | Buch

Temporal Climatology and Anomalous Weather Analysis

By breaking down atmospheric variables into temporal climatologies and anomalies, this book demonstrates that all weather extremes and climatic events are directly associated with the anomaly component of atmospheric motion. We can use the …

2017 | Buch

Self-organized Criticality and Predictability in Atmospheric Flows

The Quantum World of Clouds and Rain

This book presents a new concept of General Systems Theory and its application to atmospheric physics. It reveals that energy input into the atmospheric eddy continuum, whether natural or manmade, results in enhancement of fluctuations of all …

2016 | Buch

Atlas of Climate Change: Responsibility and Obligation of Human Society

This atlas and reference resource assembles the latest research findings on the responsibility and obligation of human society for historical climate change. It clearly and quantitatively estimates to what extent the developed and developing world

2016 | Buch

Atmospheric Reaction Chemistry

This book is aimed at graduate students and research scientists interested in gaining a deeper understanding of atmospheric chemistry, fundamental photochemistry, and gas phase and heterogeneous reaction kinetics. It also provides all necessary …

2016 | Buch

The Climatology of Air-Mass and Frontal Extreme Precipitation

Study of meteorological data in Europe

Based on a data series of more than 50 years, this book discusses spatial and seasonal variability in air-mass and frontal extreme precipitation frequency and as well as the relationship between their occurrence and atmospheric circulation. The …

2015 | Buch

Climate of the Romanian Carpathians

Variability and Trends

This book is a comprehensive climatic monograph, which addresses one of the most complex mountain environments in Europe, the Carpathians Chain, focusing on the branches that lie over Romania. The volume aggregates high quality input data, state-o

2014 | Buch

Lectures in Meteorology

Lectures in Meteorology is a comprehensive reference book for meteorologists and environmental scientists to look up material on the thermodynamics, dynamics and chemistry of the troposphere. The lectures demonstrate how to derive/develop e

2013 | Buch

Tropical Meteorology

An Introduction

This book is designed as an introductory course in Tropical Meteorology for the graduate or advanced level undergraduate student. The material within can be covered in a one-semester course program. The text starts from the global scale-view of the T

2013 | Buch

Physics of the Upper Polar Atmosphere

This is the only extended textbook that covers in particular the physics of the upper polar atmosphere where the polar lights demonstrates the end product of a process taking place at extremely high latitudes between the solar wind and the upper po

2013 | Buch

Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics

This book essentially comprises the proceedings of the 11th International Conference of Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics (COMECAP 2012) that is held in Athens from 30 May to 1 June 2012. The Conference addresses researchers, professio

2013 | Buch

Atmospheric Effects in Space Geodesy

Various effects of the atmosphere have to be considered in space geodesy and all of them are described and treated consistently in this textbook. Two chapters are concerned with ionospheric and tropospheric path delays of microwave and optical sig