Journal article

On the Fidelity of Large-Eddy Simulation of Shallow Precipitating Cumulus Convection

Georgios Matheou, Daniel Chung, Louise Nuijens, Bjorn Stevens, Joao Teixeira

Monthly Weather Review | AMER METEOROLOGICAL SOC | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Office of Naval Research

Awarded by NSF

Awarded by AFOSR

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge many fruitful discussions with Paul Dimotakis and Pier Siebesma. JT and GM acknowledge the support provided by the Office of Naval Research, Marine Meteorology Program under Award N0001408IP20064, and by the NASA MAP Program. Resources supporting this work were provided by the NASA High-End Computing (HEC) Program through the NASA Advanced Supercomputing (NAS) Division at Ames Research Center. Simulations were also performed on the Shared Heterogeneous Cluster at the Center for Advanced Computing Research (CACR) at Caltech developed with cofunding by NSF MRI Grant EIA-0079871 and AFOSR Grant FA9550-07-1-0091 as part of a larger research effort on turbulent mixing. This research was carried out at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.