TITLE

Comments on “Contraction Rate and Its Relationship to Frontogenesis, the Lyapunov Exponent, Fluid Trapping, and Airstream Boundaries”

AUTHOR(S)
Doswell, Charles A.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Monthly Weather Review;Sep2006, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p2642
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the research "Contraction rate and its relationship to frontogenesis, the Lyapunov exponent, fluid trapping, and airstream boundaries," which appeared in the September 2006 issue of the periodical. It criticizes the concept for kinematic diagnosis which was presented in the research. It discusses the change associated with the orientation of the separation vector.
ACCESSION #
22396176

 

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