Proceedings of International Symposium on the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau and Mountain Meteorology

Editors: Yigang, Xu (Ed.)

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 This book is a proceedings of the ‘International Symposium on the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau and Mountain Meteorology’, held in 20-24 March, 1984. It is a comprehensive summary of important research results in the field of mountain meteorology, including sub-topics such as field observation, dynamic and thermal effects of the mountains on general circulation, results obtained through the numerical models with the large-scale topography, and circulation systems on the Plateau.

Table of contents (42 chapters)

  • The Qinghai-Xizang Plateau Meteorological Experiment (Qxpmex) May–August 1979

    Tao, Shiyan (et al.)

    Pages 3-13

  • Meteorological Measurement Systems in Mountainous Terrain

    Beran, D. W.

    Pages 14-29

  • Some Characteristics of Plateau Monsoon and Indian SW Monsoon During Summer, 1979

    Gao, Youxi (et al.)

    Pages 30-40

  • Seasonal Transition of Atmospheric Circulation in Early Summer, 1979 and the Role of the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau

    Guo, Qiyun

    Pages 41-52

  • Some Physical Concepts in Complex Terrain Meteorology Derived from the U. S. Department of Energy S Ascot Program

    Clements, William E.

    Pages 53-86

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Proceedings of International Symposium on the Qinghai-Xizang Plateau and Mountain Meteorology
Editors
  • Xu Yigang
Copyright
1986
Publisher
American Meteorological Society
Copyright Holder
American Meteorological Society
eBook ISBN
978-1-935704-19-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-935704-19-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
1036
Number of Illustrations and Tables
540 b/w illustrations
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