Articles | Volume 13, issue 17
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-9021-2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-13-9021-2013
Research article
 | 
09 Sep 2013
Research article |  | 09 Sep 2013

Formulation and test of an ice aggregation scheme for two-moment bulk microphysics schemes

E. Kienast-Sjögren, P. Spichtinger, and K. Gierens

Related authors

Climatological and radiative properties of midlatitude cirrus clouds derived by automatic evaluation of lidar measurements
Erika Kienast-Sjögren, Christian Rolf, Patric Seifert, Ulrich K. Krieger, Bei P. Luo, Martina Krämer, and Thomas Peter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 7605–7621, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-7605-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-7605-2016, 2016
Short summary
Sensitivities of Lagrangian modelling of mid-latitude cirrus clouds to trajectory data quality
E. Kienast-Sjögren, A. K. Miltenberger, B. P. Luo, and T. Peter
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 15, 7429–7447, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-7429-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-7429-2015, 2015
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Clouds and Precipitation | Research Activity: Atmospheric Modelling and Data Analysis | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
Cloud properties and their projected changes in CMIP models with low to high climate sensitivity
Lisa Bock and Axel Lauer
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 24, 1587–1605, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-1587-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-1587-2024, 2024
Short summary
Water isotopic characterisation of the cloud–circulation coupling in the North Atlantic trades – Part 2: The imprint of the atmospheric circulation at different scales
Leonie Villiger and Franziska Aemisegger
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 24, 957–976, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-957-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-957-2024, 2024
Short summary
Impact of urban land use on mean and heavy rainfall during the Indian summer monsoon
Renaud Falga and Chien Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 24, 631–647, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-631-2024,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-24-631-2024, 2024
Short summary
Towards a more reliable forecast of ice supersaturation: concept of a one-moment ice-cloud scheme that avoids saturation adjustment
Dario Sperber and Klaus Gierens
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 15609–15627, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-15609-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-15609-2023, 2023
Short summary
Opinion: Tropical cirrus – from micro-scale processes to climate-scale impacts
Blaž Gasparini, Sylvia C. Sullivan, Adam B. Sokol, Bernd Kärcher, Eric Jensen, and Dennis L. Hartmann
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 23, 15413–15444, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-15413-2023,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-23-15413-2023, 2023
Short summary

Cited articles

Aldous, D. J.: Deterministic and stochastic models for coalescence (aggregation and coagulation): a review of the mean-field theory for probabilists, Bernoulli, 5, 3–48, 1999.
Bailey, M. P. and Hallett, J.: A comprehensive habit diagram for atmospheric ice crystals: Confirmation from the laboratory, AIRS II, and other field studies, J. Atmos. Sci., 66, 2888–2899, 2009.
Cardwell, J., Field, P. R. and Choularton, T. W.: A modelling study of ice-spectrum modes in deep frontal clouds, Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 129, 1873–1890, 2003.
Connolly, P. J., Saunders, C. P. R., Gallagher, M. W., Bower, K. N., Flynn, M. J., Choularton, T. W., Whiteway, J., and Lawson, P.: Aircraft Observations of the influence of electric fields on the aggregation of ice crystals, Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 131, 1695–1712, 2005.
Connolly, P. J., Emersic, C., and Field, P. R.: A laboratory investigation into the aggregation efficiency of small ice crystals, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 12, 2055–2076, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-12-2055-2012, 2012.
Download
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint