Validation study of scale selection in low-order models of Rayleigh-énard convection

Article English OPEN
FIEDLER, BRIAN H. (2011)

The scale selection properties of some low-order models of Rayleigh-Bénard convection are compared with the results of some high-order models. The results of the high-order models are inconsistent with those of two previously proposed low-order models in some selected experiments. A new low-order model is offered that is consistent with the high-order models.DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.1989.tb00383.x
  • References (15)
    15 references, page 1 of 2

    Cehelsky, P. and Tung, K . K. 1987. Theories of multiple equilibria and weather regimes-A critical reexamination. Part I1 : Baroclinic two-layer models. J . Atmos. Sci. 44, 3282-3303.

    Chang, H. R. and Shirer, H. N. 1984. Transitions in shallow convection : an explanation for lateral cell expansion. J . A m o s . Sci. 41, 2334-2346.

    Curry, J . H., Herring, J . R., Loncaric, J . and Orzag, S. A. 1984. Order and disorder in two- and threedimensional Benard convection. J . Fluid Mech. 147, 1-38.

    Kidachi, H. 1982. Side wall effect on the pattern formation of the Rayleigh-Benard convection. Prog. Theor. Phys. 68, 49-63.

    Kuo, H . L. and Platzman, W . 1961. A normal mode non-linear solution of the Rayleigh convection problem. Conrr. Atmos. Phys. 33, 137-168.

    Moore, D. R. and Weiss, N . 0. 1973. Two-dimensional Rayleigh-Benard convection. J . Fluid Mech. 58, 289- 312.

    Ogura, Y. 1971. A numerical study of wavenumber selection in finite-amplitude Rayleigh convection. J . Atmos. Sci. 28, 709-717.

    Rothermel, J . and Agee, E. M. 1986. A numerical study of atmospheric convective scaling. J. Atmos. Sci. 43, 1185-1 197.

    Saltzman, 8. 1962. Finite amplitude free convection as an initial value problem-I. J. Atmos. Sci. 19, 329- 341.

    Schliiter, A., Lortz, D. and Busse, F. 1965. On the stability of steady finite amplitude convection. J. Fluid Mech. 23, 129-144.

  • Metrics
    No metrics available
Share - Bookmark