Table of Contents

 

Introduction

 

I Hydrodynamics

A. Equation of motion

B. Model discretization

C. Horizontal diffusion

 

II Radiation

A. Short wave heating

B. Long wave heating

C. Cloud radiation interaction

 

III Surface Layer Physics

A. Oceans

B. Land

 

IV PBL Physics

A. Vertical diffusion: Mellor-Yamada closure scheme

B. Gravity wave drag

 

V Moist Physics

A. Large scale condensation

B. Deep convection

C. Shallow convection

 

VI Initial Conditions

A. Spectral analyses

B. Nonlinear normal mode initialization

C. Inclusion of heating

 

VII Boundary Conditionsi

A. Lower

B. Upper

C. Interior (fixed species)

 

Acknowledgements

 

References

 

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