The Global Role of Tropical Rainfall

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[ADP-vol129]

Contents

    • SESSION 1. EARTH AND WATER CIRCULATION
      • Global Scale Hydrologic Cycle
      • Life and Water
      • Role of Surface Water
      • Global Circulation and Tropical Cloud Activity
      • Response of a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Land Surface Model to a Gradual Increase of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide
      • Observing Tropical Rainfall From Space: A Review
    • SESSION 2. TROPICAL RAINFALL MEASUREMENTS
      • Tropical Convection and Climate Over Japan
      • Role of Monsoon on Global Climate
      • Periodicity of Typhoon Formation
      • Heavy Rainfall During Rainy Season (Baiu) in Japan
      • haracteristics of Tropical Precipitation Important for its Estimation by Satellites
      • Microwave Rain Measurement Techniques From Space
      • The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM)
      • BEST, a New Low Inclination Mission Dedicated to GEWEX Program
      • Ground-Based Measurements of Tropical Atmosphere and Rain by the MST Radar Technique
      • Ground Truth for Rain Measurement from Space
    • SESSION 3. PANEL DISCUSSION
      • Author Index
      • Subject Index

Description

[ADP-vol129]

Contents

    • SESSION 1. EARTH AND WATER CIRCULATION
      • Global Scale Hydrologic Cycle
      • Life and Water
      • Role of Surface Water
      • Global Circulation and Tropical Cloud Activity
      • Response of a Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Land Surface Model to a Gradual Increase of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide
      • Observing Tropical Rainfall From Space: A Review
    • SESSION 2. TROPICAL RAINFALL MEASUREMENTS
      • Tropical Convection and Climate Over Japan
      • Role of Monsoon on Global Climate
      • Periodicity of Typhoon Formation
      • Heavy Rainfall During Rainy Season (Baiu) in Japan
      • haracteristics of Tropical Precipitation Important for its Estimation by Satellites
      • Microwave Rain Measurement Techniques From Space
      • The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM)
      • BEST, a New Low Inclination Mission Dedicated to GEWEX Program
      • Ground-Based Measurements of Tropical Atmosphere and Rain by the MST Radar Technique
      • Ground Truth for Rain Measurement from Space
    • SESSION 3. PANEL DISCUSSION
      • Author Index
      • Subject Index

ISBN 0-937194-24-7, 1992, Hardcover, 250 pages