4. Integration of Roughness into Dispersion Models

  1. Steven R. Hanna1 and
  2. Rex E. Britter2

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470935613.ch4

Wind Flow and Vapor Cloud Dispersion at Industrial and Urban Sites

Wind Flow and Vapor Cloud Dispersion at Industrial and Urban Sites

How to Cite

Hanna, S. R. and Britter, R. E. (2002) Integration of Roughness into Dispersion Models, in Wind Flow and Vapor Cloud Dispersion at Industrial and Urban Sites, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470935613.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hanna Consultants

  2. 2

    University of Cambridge

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 4 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816908639

Online ISBN: 9780470935613

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Keywords:

  • dispersion models;
  • clouds;
  • vertical plume dimension;
  • transition methods;
  • urban roughness sublayer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives and Fundamental Physical Concepts

  • Dispersion Models for Clouds Extending Above Hr

  • Dispersion Models for Clouds below Hr

  • Transition Methods for Clouds of Height Close to Hr within the Urban Roughness Sublayer

  • Summary and Recommendations