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Surface Warming During the 2018/MY 34 Mars Global Dust Storm

Streeter, Paul; Lewis, Stephen; Patel, Manish; Holmes, James and Kass, David (2019). Surface Warming During the 2018/MY 34 Mars Global Dust Storm. In: Ninth International Conference on Mars, 22-25 Jul 2019, Pasadena, California, USA.

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Surface warming during the 2018 Global Dust Storm is revealed from assimilating Mars Climate Sounder observations into a GCM. Net warming occurred at low thermal inertia regions, due to inhibited night-time cooling; elsewhere, net cooling occurred.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2019 The Authors
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
DTG 2015-16 (2016 INTAKE)ST/N50421X/1STFC (Science & Technology Facilities Council)
Characterizing the Martian water cycle by assimilating ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter dataST/R001405/1UKSA UK Space Agency
Modelling and retrieval of martian dust, ice and ozone from ExoMars NOMAD dataST/P001262/1UKSA UK Space Agency
Surface/atmosphere interactions from above and below.ST/S00145X/1UKSA UK Space Agency
Not SetNot SetNational Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Keywords: Mars; dust storms; data assimilation; dust; atmospheres; Mars atmosphere
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 62740
Depositing User: Paul Streeter
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2019 11:20
Last Modified: 24 Aug 2019 16:31
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