Research Area A


Research area A: Upper-level Rossby wave trains: generation, propagation and wave-breaking

An overview of the scientific background of the research area is given here.

►  Research questions which relate to this resarch area are shown here.

Results which have been already achieved in phase 1:

  • Joint research project:

During phase 1, a joint research project on the methods to identify Rossby wave trains and breaking was performed and the results were published in Tellus (see publications).


  •  Results of the individual projects in phase 1:


In phase 2, Projects with main focus on Research Area A are RW-FCST, RW-GUIDE, VARNAER, as well as TROP and BLOCK. Research plans which actually is being worked on: