Zbigniew Sorbjan

Research Professor
Physics Department
Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA. Second affiliation: Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warszawa, Poland
E-mail: sorbjan@igf.edu.pl
Page: http://www.igf.edu.pl/en/zaklady_naukowe/fizyki_atmosfery/pracownicy/prof_zbigniew_sorbjan__1

Fields of interest:

  • Boundary-layer meteorology
  • Large-eddy simulations
  • Similarity theories

 

Recent publications:

Z. Sorbjan:
Gradient-based scales and similarity laws in the stable boundary layer,
Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., Vol. 136, No. 650, (2010), pp. 1243-1254, doi:10.1002/qj.638.

Z. Sorbjan:
Recent Advances in the Similarity Theory of the Stable Boundary Layer.
In: P. Zannetti (ed.), Air Quality Modeling, Theories, Methodologies, Computational Techniques, and Available Databases and Software. Vol. IV, (2010), The EnviroComp Institute.

Z. Sorbjan and A.A.Grachev:
An evaluation of the flux-gradient relationship in the stable boundary layer,
Bound.-Layer Meteorol., Vol. 135, No. 3, (2010), pp. 385-405, doi:10.1007/s10546-010-9482-3.

Z. Sorbjan, M. Wolff and M.D. Smith:
Thermal structure of the atmospheric boundary layer on Mars based on Mini-TES observations,
Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., Vol. 135, No. 644, (2009), pp. 1776-1787, doi:10.1002/qj.510.

Z. Sorbjan:
Improving non-local parameterization of the convective boundary layer,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol., Vol. 130, (2009), pp. 57-69.

Z. Sorbjan:
Gradient-based similarity in the atmospheric boundary layer,
Acta Geophys., Vol. 56, No. 1, (2008), pp. 220-233.

Z. Sorbjan:
Local scales of turbulence in the stable boundary layer boundary layer,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol., Vol. 127, No. 2, (2008), pp. 261-271.

Z. Sorbjan and B.B. Balsley:
Microstructure of turbulence in the nocturnal boundary layer,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol., Vol. 129, (2008), pp. 191-210.

Z. Sorbjan:
Numerical study of daily transitions in the atmospheric boundary layer,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol., Vol. 123, (2007), pp. 365-383.

Z. Sorbjan:
Statistics of shallow convection on Mars based on large-eddy simulations. Part 1: Windless conditions,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol, Vol. 123, No. 1, (2007), pp. 121-142.

Z. Sorbjan:
Statistics of shallow convection on Mars based on large-eddy simulations. Part 2: Effects of wind,
Bound.-Lay. Meteorol., Vol. 123, No. 1, (2007), pp. 143-157.

Z. Sorbjan:
Comments on "Flux-gradient relationship, self-correlation and intermittency in the stable boundary layer",
Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., July B, Vol. 130, (2006), pp. 2087-2103.