Mountain waves in two-layer sheared flows: critical-level effects, wave reflection, and drag enhancement

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Teixeira, Miguel A.C.; Miranda, Pedro M. A.; Argaín, JoséL;

Internal gravity waves generated in two-layer stratified shear flows over mountains are investigated here using linear theory and numerical simulations. The impact on the gravity wave drag of wind profiles with constant unidirectional or directional shear up to a certai... View more
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