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Selected Atmospheric Modeling Group Publications

Journal Papers Submitted Papers Conference Preprints Dissertation & Theses

Journal Papers:

Severe Convective Storms, Meteor. Monogr., 28, No. 50, Amer. Meteor. Soc., pp. 123-166, 2001.
Severe Storm Modeling
(Wilhelmson, R. B., and L. J. Wicker)

Monthly Weather Review: Vol.128, No. 7, pp. 2165-2189.
The influence of topography and lower-troposphere winds on dryline morphology
(Steven E. Peckham and Louis J. Wicker)
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Abstract] [ Full-text article] [ Print Version]

Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences: Vol.57, No.14, pp. 2246-2261.
The numerical simulation of non- supercell tornadogenesis. Part III: Parameter tests investigating the role of CAPE, vortex sheet strength and boundary layer vertical shear
(Bruce D. Lee and Robert B. Wilhelmson)
[Abstract] [Full-text Article] [Print Version]

Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences: Vol. 55, No. 20, pp. 3089-3113.
Evolution and Structure of Tropical Squall Line Elements within a Moderate CAPE and Strong Low-Level Jet Environment
(Chin, Hung-Neng S., Robert B. Wilhelmson, 1998)
[Abstract] [Full-text article] [Print Version]

Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences: Vol. 54, No. 19, pp. 2387-2415.
The Numerical Simulation of Nonsupercell Tornadogenesis. Part II: Evolution of a Family of Tornadoes along a Weak Outflow Boundary
(Bruce D. Lee and Robert B. Wilhelmson, 1997)
[Abstract] [Full-text article] [Print Version]

Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences: Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 32-60.
The Numerical Simulation of Nonsupercell Tornadogenesis. Part I: Initiation and Evolution of Pretornadic Misocyclone Circulations along a Dry Outflow Boundary
(Bruce D. Lee and Robert B. Wilhelmson, 1997)
[Abstract] [Full-text article] [Print Version]


Conference Preprints:

21st Conference on Severe Local Storms (San Antonio, TX, August 12-16, 2002)

A High Resolution Numerical Simulation of the Landfall of Hurricane Opal(1995)
(Romine, G. and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Investigating Convective Elements in a High Resolution Simulation of Hurricane Opal(1995)
(Romine, G. and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Numerical Investigation of the Role of Mid-Level Dryness on Tropical Mini-Supercell Behavior
(Romine, G. and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Numerical simulation of cell interaction (PDF) / (Word)
(Jewett, B. F., R. B. Wilhelmson and B. D. Lee)

Numerical Simulation of Flanking Line Phenomena
(Orf, L. and R. Wilhelmson)

Numerical Simulation of Gust Front/Microburst Collision Dynamics
(Orf, Leigh)

Numerical simulation of the interaction between the dryline and horizontal convective rolls
(Peckham, S. E., R. B. Wilhelmson, L. J. Wicker and C. L. Ziegler)


16th Conference on Hydrology (Orlando, FL, January 13-17, 2002)

The WRF Simulation of the 1993 Central U.S. Heavy Rain: Sensitivity to Cloud Microphysics Representation
(Liang, X-Z, K. E. Kunkel, R. B. Wilhelmson, J. Dudhia, and J. X. L. Wang)


18th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Orlando, FL, January 13-17, 2002)

Using an Interactive Java-Based Environment to Facilitate Visualization Comprehension
(Bramer, D. J., T. Scheitlin, R. Deardorff, D. Elliott, K. Hay, M. R. Marlino, D. Middleton, R. Pandya, M. K. Ramamurthy, M. Weingroff, and R. B. Wilhelmson)
MS PowerPoint File (1.1 MB)


11th Symposium on Education (Orlando, FL, January 13-17, 2002)

An inquiry-based learning strategy from the Visual Geophysical Exploration Environment (VGEE)
(Pandya, R., D. Bramer, D. Elliott, K. Hay, M. Marlino, D. Middleton, M. Ramamurthy, T. Scheitlin, M. Weingroff, and R. Wilhelmson)
MS PowerPoint File (475 kb)


10th Symposium on Education (Albuquerque, NM, January 14-18, 2001)

The Technology behind a Virtual Exploratorium: A resource for discovery-based learning in the Geosciences
(Bramer, D. J., K. Hay, M. R. Marlino, D. Middleton, R. Pandya, M. K. Ramamurthy, T. Scheitlin and R. B. Wilhelmson)
MS PowerPoint File (260 kb)

Using the Virtual Exploratorium to support inquiry-based learning in introductory Geoscience courses: An ENSO example (Pandya, R. D. Bramer, K. Ginger, K. Hay, M. Marlino, D. Middleton, M. Ramamurthy, T. Scheitlin, and R. Wilhelmson)
MS PowerPoint File (481 kb)


Symposium On Precipitation Extremes (Albuquerque, NM, January 14-18, 2001)

Numerical Simulation of the 17-18 July 1996 Chicago Flood
(Peckham, S. E. and R. B. Wilhelmson)


20th Conference on Severe Local Storms (Orlando, FL, Sept. 11-15, 2000)

Initiation and Evolution of Severe Convection in the 19 April 1996 Illinois Tornado Outbreak
(Jewett, B. F., B. D. Lee and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Simulating Deep Convection Initiation by Misocyclones
(Lee, B.D., C.S.Finley, and R.B. Wilhelmson)

Supercell Differentiation and Organization for the 19 April 1996 Illinois Tornado Outbreak
(Lee, B.D., B.F. Jewett, and R.B. Wilhelmson)

The Role of Storm/Boundary Anchoring in the Development of Supercells in High Bulk Richardson Number Environments
(Houston, A. L., and R. B. Wilhelmson)


9th Symposium on Education (Long Beach, CA, January 9-13, 2000)

Interactive Modeling and Visualization in Undergraduate Survey Courses
(Bramer, D. J., M. K. Ramamurthy, R. B. Wilhelmson, and D. P. Wojtowicz)
MS PowerPoint File (191 kb)

A Virtual Exploratorium to Support Inquiry-Based Learning in Geoscience Courses
(Pandya, R., M. Marlino, R. Wilhelmson, M. Ramamurthy, D. Middleton, and D. Bramer)
MS PowerPoint File (2.2 MB)


15th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Dallas, TX, Jan. 10-15, 1999)

A New Generation of Web-Based Weather Products for Education and Forecasting
(Wojtowicz, D. P., D. J. Bramer, J. Plutchak, N. Nigg, R. B. Wilhelmson, and M. K. Ramamurthy)

Advanced Multimedia for Education on the Internet
(Plutchak, J., N. Nigg, D. J. Bramer, D. P. Wojtowicz, R. B. Wilhelmson, and M. K. Ramamurthy)


8th Symposium on Education for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Dallas, TX, Jan. 10-15, 1999)

Integrating of Real-Time Weather into an Internet Learning Environment: WW2010 Current Weather Products
(Bramer, D. J., D. P. Wojtowicz, J. Plutchak, R. B. Wilhelmson, and M. K. Ramamurthy)

A Virtual Reality Learning Environment
(Nigg, N., M. K. Ramamurthy, R. B. Wilhelmson, J. Plutchak, D. P. Wojtowicz, and D. J. Bramer)


19th Conference on Severe Local Storms (Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 14-18, 1998)

Numerical Study of Back-Building Squall Lines
(Jewett, B. F., and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Numerical Study of Severe Convection on April 19, 1996
(Jewett, B. F., B. D. Lee and R. B. Wilhelmson)

Numerically Modelled Interactions Between Supercells and Boundaries
(Houston, A. L. and R. B. Wilhelmson)


14th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Phoenix, AZ, Jan. 11-16, 1998)

Java on the World-Wide Web and Beyond
(Joel Plutchak, David Wojtowicz, Steven E. Hall, Robert B. Wilhelmson, and Mohan K. Ramamurthy)

The Technology Behind the Weather World 2010 WWW Content Management System
(David Wojtowicz, Steven Hall, Joel Plutchak, Daniel Bramer Robert Wilhelmson, and Mohan Ramamurthy)

Weather World 2010: A Customizable, User-oriented WWW Site
(Joel Plutchak, Steve E. Hall, David Wojtowicz, Mythili Sridhar, Mohan K. Ramamurthy, and Robert B. Wilhelmson)


7th Symposium on Education for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Phoenix, AZ, Jan. 11-16, 1998)

The Status and Future of Hybrid Multimedia in Education: the WW2010 Experienc e
(Daniel Bramer, Steven E. Hall, Mythili Sridhar, David Wojtowicz, Mohan Ramamurthy, Bob Wilhelmson, and Joel Plutchak)


13th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Long Beach, CA, Feb. 2-7, 1997)

An Advanced System for the Production and Viewing of Weather Products on the WORLD-WIDE WEB
(David Wojtowicz, Steven Hall , Joel Plutchak, Scott Olthoff, Edward Mlodzik, Paul Dekker, Daniel Bramer, Mohan Ramamurthy)

An Online Hybrid Multimedia Environment for K-12 Education
(Hall, Sridhar, Ramamurthy, Wilhelmson, Plutchak and Wojtowicz)

The Weather Visualizer, Java, Habanero and the Future
(Plutchak, Wilhelmson, Ramamurthy, Hall and Tokarskiy)


Seventh Conference on Mesoscale Processes (Reading, U.K., 9-13 September, 1996)

Numerical Simulation of Deep Frontal Convection
(Jewett and Wilhelmson)


18th Conference on Severe Local Storms (San Francisco, Feb. 19-23, 1996)

Numerical Simulation of Severe Squall Line Thunderstorms
(Jewett and Wilhelmson)

The Numerical Simulation of Non-supercell Tornadogenesis
(Lee and Wilhelmson)

Analysis of a Numerically Simulated Squall Line Along a Front
(Zhou, Wilhelmson and Ramamurthy)


12th International Conference on Interactive Information and Processing Systems (IIPS) for Meteorology, Oceanography and Hydrology (Atlanta, Jan. 28-Feb. 2, 1996)

Use of HTML and Web Tools in Atmospheric Sciences Research
(Jewett and Wilhelmson)

HORIZON: A digital library project for Earth and space data serving the public
(Wilhelmson, Folk, Ramamurthy, Shatz, Yeager, Crutcher and Winslett)

The Interactive Image Markup Language (IIML) for creating interactive WWW images
(Wojtowicz, Wilhelmson and Ramamurthy)

Visualization of storm and tornado development for an OMNIMAX film and for the CAVE
(Wilhelmson, Arrott, Wicker, Wojtowicz, Shaw, Lee, Jewett, Bajuk, McNeill, Terstriep and Jaswel)

The design and implementation of multimedia web-based instructional modules in K-12 education
(Hall, Sridhar, Ramamurthy and Wilhelmson)

CoVis geosciences web server: an internet-based sesource for the K-12 community
(Ramamurthy, Wilhelmson, Kemp, Hall, Sridhar and Chapman)


Dissertation & Theses:

Ph.D. Dissertations

Peckham, S. E., "The influence of topography and lower tropospheric winds on dryline convective initiation," May 1999, Dr. Louis Wicker
[
Abstract]

Jewett, Brian Ford, "The Initiation and Mature Structure of Strongly Forced Squall-Line Thunderstorms," May 1996, Dr. Robert Wilhelmson
[Abstract]

Lee, Bruce Donald, "The Numerical Simulation of Non-Supe rcell Tornado-genesis," January 1995, Dr. Robert Wilhelmson
[Abstract]

Wicker, Louis John, "A Numerical Simulation of a Tornado-Scale Vortex in a Three-Dimensional Cloud Model," October 1990, Dr. Robert Wilhelmson
[Abstract]


M.S. Theses

Mlodzik, Edward Andrew, "Numerical Simulation of Flanking Lines," October 1998, Dr. Robert Wilhelmson
[Abstract]

Muñoz, Luis A., "Structure and Evolution of Thunderstorms Encountering Temperature Inversions," August 1994, Dr. Robert Wilhelmson
[Abstract]


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