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Super-rotating jets in the atmospheres of terrestrial planets

Lewis, S. R.; Dawson, J.; Read, P. L.; Mendonça, J.; Ruan, T. and Montabone, L. (2012). Super-rotating jets in the atmospheres of terrestrial planets. In: Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets , 25-28 June 2012, Boulder, Co, USA.

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Super-rotation is a ubiquitous phenomenon in the four substantial atmospheres possessed by solid bodies in the solar system. This paper reviews recent global model results and reanalyses by data assimilation, in particular for Mars and Venus.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2012 The Authors
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
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Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
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Item ID: 33959
Depositing User: Stephen Lewis
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2012 09:10
Last Modified: 17 Nov 2012 14:59
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