Wojciech W. Grabowski

Senior Scientist
Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology Division
National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado
E-mail: grabow@ucar.edu
Page: http://www.mmm.ucar.edu/people/grabowski/

Fields of interest:

  • Geophysical fluid dynamics
  • Cloud physics
  • Numerical modeling
  • Moist convection
  • Turbulence
  • Cloud microphysics and its parameterization
  • Role of clouds in the climate system


Recent publications:

S.A. McFarlane and W. Grabowski:

Optical properties of shallow tropical cumuli derived from ARM ground-based remote sensing,

Geophys. Res. Lett.
, (2007).

W.W. Grabowski:

Representation of turbulent mixing and buoyancy reversal in bulk cloud models,

J. Atmos. Sci.
, (2007) (in press).

L. Wang, O. Ayala and W.W. Grabowski:

Effects of hydrodynamic interactions on the motion of heavy particles in a bidisperse suspension,

J. Turbul.
, (2007).

H. Pawloska, W.W. Grabowski and J. Brenguier:

Observations of the width of cloud droplet spectra in stratocumulus,

Geophys. Res. Lett.
, (2007), doi: 10.1029/2006GL026841.

H. Morrison and W.W. Grabowski:

Comparison of bulk and bin warm rain microphysics models using a kinematic framework,

J. Atmos. Sci., (2006).

M. Andrejczuk, W.W. Grabowski, S.P. Malinowski and P.K. Smolarkiewicz:

Numerical simulation of cloud-clear air interfacial mixing: Effects on cloud microphysics,

J. Atmos. Sci.
, Vol. 63, (2006), pp. 3204-3225.

L. Wang, Y. Xue, O. Ayala and W.W. Grabowski:

Effects of stochastic coalescence and air turbulence on the size distribution of cloud droplets,

Atmos. Res.
, Vol. 82, (2006), pp. 416-432, doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2005.12.011.

O. Ayala, W.W. Grabowski and L. Wang:

A hybrid approach for simulating turbulent collisions of hydrodynamically-interacting particles,

J. Comput. Phys., (2006), (Submitted).

L. Wang, O. Ayala, Y. Xue and W.W. Grabowski:

Comments on "Droplets to drops by turbulent coagulation" by Riemer and Wexler,

J. Atmos. Sci.
, Vol. 63, No. 9, (2006), pp. 2397-2401.

W.W. Grabowski:

Comments on "Preliminary tests of multiscale modeling with a two-dimensional framework: sensitivity to coupling methods" by Jung and Arakawa,

Mon. Weather Rev., Vol. 134, (2006), pp. 2021-2026.