Stirring and mixing in two-dimensional divergent flow

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Lukovich, Jennifer Verlaine; Shepherd, Theodore G.;
(2005)
  • Publisher: American Meteorological Society
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1175/JAS3580.1
  • Subject:
    arxiv: Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics | Physics::Space Physics

While stirring and mixing properties in the stratosphere are reasonably well understood in the context of balanced (slow) dynamics, as is evidenced in numerous studies of chaotic advection, the strongly enhanced presence of high-frequency gravity waves in the mesosphere... View more
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