Index – Energy Balance Climate Models

Index

  1. a
  2. absorption
  3. absorption spectrum
  4. absorption strength
  5. absorptivity
  6. addition theorem for spherical harmonics
  7. adjustable parameters
  8. advection term
  9. aerosol particle
  10. aerosol particles
  11. albedo
  12. all-land planet
  13. Andronova, N.
  14. Angell, J. K.
  15. angular brackets
  16. annual average
  17. anomalies
  18. Arakawa, A
  19. Archer J.
  20. Archer, D.
  21. Arfken, G. B.
  22. atmospheric scattering
  23. atmospheric vertical structure
  24. attractor
  25. attractor basin
  26. autocorrelation function
  27. autocorrelation time
  28. autocovariance function
  29. b
  30. Baker, M.
  31. B and its relation to sensitivity
  32. Baum, S. K.
  33. beach ball model
  34. Bender, M.
  35. Bessel Function
  36. Bessel functions
  37. Bessel's Integral
  38. bifurcation
  39. bivariate pdf
  40. black body
  41. blackbody
  42. Boltzmann constant
  43. boundary conditions
  44. boundary layer
  45. Bowman, K. P.
  46. box-diffusion model
  47. brightness temperature
  48. Budkyo radiation rule
  49. Budyko, M. I.
  50. Budyko radiation rule
  51. Budyko's IR rule
  52. c
  53. Cahalan, R. F.
  54. centered moment
  55. Cess, R. D
  56. Chandrasekhar
  57. Chapman Level
  58. chemical composition
  59. Chicago website
  60. chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
  61. circular orbit
  62. Clausius/Clapeyron equation
  63. climate feedbacks
  64. climate sensitivity
  65. cloud tops
  66. Coakley
  67. Coakley, J. A.
  68. coalbedo
  69. cold start
  70. commitment
  71. completeness relation
  72. complex random numbers
  73. Conrath, B. J.
  74. convection
  75. convective adjustment
  76. convective-adjustment models
  77. cooling rate
  78. coordinate μ = ϑ
  79. CO2 forcing
  80. CO2 spectrum
  81. covariance
  82. covariance of errors
  83. Crowley, T. J
  84. d
  85. D. P.
  86. damped diffusion
  87. damped diffusion filter
  88. damped-diffusion dynamics
  89. decay modes
  90. decay times
  91. degeneracy
  92. degree variance
  93. deterministic signals
  94. detrending
  95. diffusive heat transport
  96. dipole moment
  97. Dirac delta function
  98. discrete time index
  99. distribution of solar flux
  100. divergence of a Flux
  101. Doppler shift
  102. dry adiabatic lapse rate
  103. dust veil
  104. dynamical normal modes
  105. e
  106. eccentricity
  107. Eddington approximation
  108. eddy diffusion
  109. effective heat capacity
  110. eigenfunctions
  111. eigenmode amplitudes
  112. eigen patterns
  113. eigenvalues
  114. emission temperature
  115. emissivity
  116. empirical orthogonal functions
  117. empirical orthogonal functions (EOFs)
  118. empirical parameters
  119. energy levels
  120. ensemble
  121. ensemble average
  122. ensemble mean
  123. ensemble members
  124. EOFs see empirical orthogonal functions (EOFs)
  125. equation of radiation energy transfer
  126. equinox distribution of insolation
  127. ergodic system
  128. estimator
  129. Evans, D. A. D.
  130. exoplanets
  131. extinction coefficient
  132. extreme heating distributions
  133. f
  134. facula
  135. far infrared
  136. Farrell, B. F.
  137. feedback formalism
  138. Feulner, G,
  139. flux at the top of the atmosphere
  140. flux density
  141. Fourier Series, complex
  142. Fourier transform
  143. frequency dependence of length scale
  144. fudge factors
  145. functional
  146. g
  147. Galerkin method
  148. general circulation models(GCMs)
  149. generalized Stürm–Liouville system
  150. Ghil, M.
  151. Goody, R.
  152. Goody, R. M.
  153. Gough, D. O.
  154. Graves, C. E.
  155. gray atmosphere
  156. gray spectrum
  157. Green's function
  158. greenhouse effect
  159. greenhouse gas (GHG)
  160. h
  161. habitable zone
  162. Hansen, J.
  163. Hart, M. H.
  164. Hartmann, D. L.
  165. Hasselmann, K.
  166. heat conduction, vertical
  167. heat storage term
  168. heating components
  169. heating components: H0 = 0.70, H2 = −0.53, H4 = 0.061
  170. Heaviside step function
  171. Heavyside step function
  172. Held, I.
  173. Hermite polynomials
  174. Hermitian
  175. Hoffman, P. F.
  176. homogeneous planet
  177. homogeneous solution
  178. Huang, J.
  179. Huang, Y.
  180. Hyde, W. T.
  181. hygroscopic gases
  182. i
  183. ice cores
  184. ice feedback
  185. impulse/response function
  186. incoming solar radiation
  187. independent estimators
  188. industrial revolution
  189. infrared radiation
  190. Ingersoll, A.
  191. initial conditions
  192. initial distribution
  193. insolation
  194. insolation distribution
  195. International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  196. irregular Legendre functions
  197. k
  198. Karhunen–Loève functions
  199. Kasahara
  200. Kasting, J. F.
  201. Kasting, R. F.
  202. Keynes, John Maynard
  203. Kidrschvink, J. L.
  204. Kim, K. Y.
  205. Kirchoff's laws
  206. Kirschvink, J.
  207. Korshover, J.
  208. Kronecker δmn
  209. l
  210. lagged autocorrelation
  211. Langevin equation
  212. Laplace series
  213. Laplace Transform
  214. lapse rate feedback
  215. latitude belt
  216. Law Dome
  217. Lebedeff, S.
  218. Legendre modes
  219. Legendre Polynomials
  220. Leith, C. E.
  221. length scale
  222. Lin, R.-Q.
  223. linear stability
  224. linear stability analysis
  225. line broadening
  226. line density
  227. Lindzen, R. S.
  228. Liou, K. N.
  229. long wave radiation
  230. low-pass filters
  231. m
  232. Manabe, S.
  233. Maunder Minimum
  234. mean
  235. Melezhik, V. A.
  236. Mengel, J. G.
  237. middle atmosphere
  238. mid-latitude weather systems
  239. mixed-layer
  240. mode amplitudes
  241. MODTRAN
  242. moments
  243. Mount Pinatubo
  244. Mullen, G.
  245. Myhre, G.
  246. n
  247. Nakajima, S.
  248. natural frequencies
  249. neoproterozoic glaciations
  250. network of stations
  251. Neumann boundary condition
  252. normally distributed
  253. North, G. R
  254. numerical methods
  255. Nye, J. F.
  256. o
  257. ocean mixed layer
  258. optical depth
  259. optical path length
  260. orbital elements
  261. orthogonality
  262. orthogonality relation
  263. p
  264. Papoulis, A.
  265. parsimony
  266. particular solution
  267. Pedlosky, J.
  268. Peltier, W. R.
  269. pencil beam
  270. perihelion
  271. periodic forcing
  272. Permafrost
  273. Petty, G. W.
  274. phenomenological parameter
  275. photon energy
  276. Pierrehumbert, R. T.
  277. Planck constant
  278. Planck function
  279. Planck Radiation Function
  280. planet(s)
  281. planetary albedo
  282. polewards heat transport
  283. polyatomic molecules
  284. potential function
  285. pressure broadening
  286. probability density function(pdf)
  287. pseudo-spectral method
  288. Pujol, T
  289. r
  290. radiance
  291. radiant energy flux
  292. radiation temperature
  293. radiation transfer programs
  294. radiative convective model
  295. radiative equilibrium
  296. radiative equilibrium profile
  297. radiatively active molecules
  298. radiative transfer
  299. radiative-convective models
  300. Ramanathan, V.
  301. ramp forcing
  302. random field
  303. randomized initial conditions
  304. random number(s)
  305. random number generator
  306. random variable
  307. random walk
  308. random winds
  309. realizations
  310. recalcitrant climate effect
  311. red noise
  312. regression line
  313. relaxation times
  314. reservoir, thermal
  315. residuals
  316. resonant frequencies
  317. rhomboidal truncation
  318. Roe, G
  319. root mean square error (RMS)
  320. Rosing, M. T
  321. rotational invariance
  322. runaway greenhouse
  323. s
  324. Sagan, C.
  325. Schlesinger, M. E.
  326. Schrag, D. P.
  327. seasonal cycle
  328. seasonal insolation
  329. Sellers, W. D.
  330. semi-implicit method
  331. Shahbadi, B.
  332. Shen, S. S. P.
  333. Simpson, G. C.
  334. single-slab ocean
  335. skin temperature
  336. slope-stability theorem
  337. Smagorinsky, J.
  338. small ice cap instability
  339. Soden, B.
  340. soil
  341. solar cycle
  342. solar energy absorbed
  343. Solar luminosity
  344. solid angle integrals
  345. source function
  346. spatially white noise
  347. Spectral Calc.com
  348. spectral density
  349. spectral method
  350. spectral radiance
  351. spectrum of variances
  352. Speed of Light
  353. spherical coordinates
  354. spherical harmonic(s)
  355. spherical harmonic degree
  356. spherical harmonic series
  357. Stürm–Liouville system
  358. Stürm–Liouville problem
  359. stability
  360. stationary
  361. statistical equilibrium
  362. statistical mechanics
  363. statistical model
  364. steam engine
  365. Stefan-Boltzmann constant
  366. Stefan-Boltzmann Law
  367. Stevens, B.
  368. Stevens, M. J.
  369. stratified atmosphere
  370. stratosphere
  371. Strickler, R. F.
  372. surface albedo
  373. t
  374. Tarasov, L.
  375. temporal response
  376. thermal conductivity
  377. thermal decay modes
  378. Thiébaux, H. J.
  379. time constant: τ0 = C/B
  380. tipping points
  381. top of the atmosphere (TOA)
  382. Total Solar Irradiance (TSI)
  383. “toy” Earths
  384. transient climate sensitivity
  385. triangular truncation
  386. truncation
  387. turbulence
  388. two-mode approximation
  389. two-slab model
  390. two-stream approximation
  391. u
  392. US Standard Atmosphere
  393. UD model
  394. unbiased estimator
  395. uncertainty principle
  396. uniform slab
  397. univariate
  398. unstable profile
  399. upwelling
  400. upwelling-diffusion (UD) ocean
  401. v
  402. variance
  403. variate
  404. vibrational and rotational transitions
  405. volcanic eruption
  406. w
  407. Ward, P. D.
  408. Warren, S. G.
  409. Washington, W.
  410. water vapor feedback
  411. water vapor spectrum
  412. water vapor window
  413. Watt, James
  414. wavenumber ()
  415. weather forecast
  416. weather noise forcing
  417. Weaver, C. P.
  418. Weber, H. J.
  419. Wendisch, M.
  420. Wu, Qigang
  421. y
  422. Yang, Ping
  423. Yung, Y.
  424. z
  425. Zachos, J., C.
  426. Zhuang, K.
  427. zonal strip