Winds in Complex Terrain

  • Stefan Emeis
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This Chapter introduces into flow features and wind and turbulence profiles over hilly and complex terrain. Analytical solutions for potential flow are derived in order to illustrate the major flow features.


Wind Speed Potential Flow Complex Terrain Wind Profile Wind System 
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  1. 1.Institut für Meteorologie und KlimaforschungKarlsruher Institut fur TechnologieGarmisch-PartenkirchenGermany

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