Accession Number : AD0771384
Title : Dimensionless Characteristics of Turbulence in the Atmospheric Layer near the Ground,
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Monin,A. S. ; Obukhov,A. M.
Report Date : 16 JUL 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : A universal law of velocity and temperature distribution is assumed to exist from dimensional considerations for regions near a smooth ground surface, neglecting Coriolis forces and molecular viscosity and thermal conductivity variations. Plots of data confirm this.
Descriptors : *Atmospheric motion, *Turbulent boundary layer, Wind, Atmospheric temperature, Translations, USSR
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE