Journal article

The impact of overshooting deep convection on local transport and mixing in the tropical upper troposphere/lower stratosphere (UTLS)

W Frey, R Schofield, P Hoor, D Kunkel, F Ravegnani, A Ulanovsky, S Viciani, F D'Amato, TP Lane

Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics | COPERNICUS GESELLSCHAFT MBH | Published : 2015


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Funding Acknowledgements

W. Frey is supported by the DFG Research Fellowship "Tropical High Altitude Clouds and their Impact on Stratospheric Humidity" (FR 3325/1-1). The work was supported by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (CE110001028). This research was undertaken with the assistance of resources from the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), which is supported by the Australian Government. We greatly acknowledge the ECMWF for providing meteorological data and G. Vaughan is acknowledged for providing the ACTIVE ozonesonde data. For helpful discussion we thank M. von Hobe from the research centre in Julich, Germany. Special thanks to the entire Geophysica crew and the local authorities in Darwin for their excellent collaboration during the campaign. The SCOUT-O3 project was funded by the European Commission (GOCE-CT-2004-505390).