Department of Energy & Environmental System (EES), North Carolina A&T State University

Dynamical Mountain Meteorology

Professor Yuh-Lang Lin
Department of Physics, Department of EES
North Carolina
A&T State University

A. Syllabus

Lecture Notes

    1.   Introduction (ref: Lin2007Ch1)
    2.   Governing Equations (ref: Lin2007Ch2)

    3.   Basic Wave Dynamics (ref: Lin2007Ch3)

    4.   Pure Gravity Waves (ref: Lin2007Ch3)
5.    Inertia-Gravity Waves (ref: Lin2007Ch3)
    6.   Reflection and Critical Levels (ref: Lin2007Ch3)
    7.   Flows over Two-Dimensional Sinusoidal Mountains
(ref: Lin2007Ch5)
    8.   Flows over Two-Dimensional Isolated Mountains (ref: Lin2007Ch5)

    9.   Nonlinear Flows over Two-Dimensional Mountains
(ref: Lin2007Ch5)
    10. 3D Flow over Isolated Mountains
(ref: Lin2007Ch5)
    11. Flow over Larger Mesoscale Mountains

            (ref: Lin2007Ch5; Lin et al. 1999, Lin et al. 2005, Lin and Savage (2011),  Lin et al. 2016)

    12. Other Orographic Effects
(ref: Lin2007Ch5)
    13. Dynamics of Orographic Precipitation (ref: Lin2007Ch11)  

C. Lecture Videos
 (Summer 2017, NCU & NTU, Taiwan)
      [under editing]