The Role of Katabatic Outflow in Maintaining the Upper Level Antarctic Winter Vortex
Entry ID: ASAC_692

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Summary
Abstract: The data set associated with this project is a long simulation from a global climate model, with data saved every 6 hours. Also part of the simulated atmospheric data in the project is the results of sensitivity studies which were designed to assess the impact of changes in Antarctic katabatic flow. Among these are simulated data with enhanced surface friction, and with the
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -50.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-09-30
Stop Date: 1995-03-31
Quality Values provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints A pdf copy of the referenced paper is available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference at the provided URL when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 252 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 9344 7216
Fax: +61 3 9344 7761
Email: simmonds at unimelb.edu.au
Contact Address:
University of Melbourne
School of Earth Sciences
City: PARKVILLE
Province or State: Victoria
Postal Code: 3052
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Simmonds I., Law R. (1995) Do low-level winds over Antarctica play a role in maintaining the upper-level low? Abstracts Volume, Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Lorne, Australia, 20-22 February, 1995 115
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-07-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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