Recent publications

Recent publications of the meteorology group

* Recent advances in understanding dynamical aspects of tropical data assimilation:
Žagar, N., 2011: Multivariate data assimilation in the tropics by using equatorial waves. Pure and Appl. Geophys, special topical issue on "Data Assimilation and Its Applications", DOI: 10.1007/s00024-011-0375-2.

* A new climatology of ITCZ:
Žagar, N. et al., 2011: Climatology of the ITCZ derived from ERA Interim reanalyses. J. Geophys. Res., 116, D15103, doi:10.1029/2011JD015695.

* Properties of the forecast-error variances:
Žagar, N. et al., 2011: Balance of the background-error variances in the ensemble assimilation system DART/CAM. Mon. Wea. Rev., 139, 2061-2079.

* Atmospheric energy spectra:
Terasaki, K. et al., 2011: Energy Spectra of Rossby and Gravity Waves. SOLA, 7, 45-48.

* Verification of precipitation in regional climate model (WRF tropical channel):
Skok, G., J. Tribbia and J. Rakovec, 2010: Object-Based Analysis and Verification of WRF Model Precipitation in the Low- and Midlatitude Pacific Ocean. Monthly Weather Review, 138(12), 4561–4575.

* Pollution modelling in Slovenija:
Žabkar, R., Rakovec, J. and D. Koračin, 2010: The roles of regional accumulation and advection of ozone during high ozone episodes in Slovenia : a WRF/Chem modelling study. Atmospheric Environment, 45 (5), 1192-1202.