Research Area B


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 diabatic processes during the extratropical transition of Hurricane Hanna and the following development of the Mediterranean cyclone Olivia was performed and published by Grams et al. (see publications).



  • Results of the individual projects in phase 1:


Projects in phase 2 with main focus on Research Area B are TROP, MED and DIAP. Research plans which actually is being worked on: