Preliminary Tests of the Introduction of Lagrangian Dispersion Modelling in a 3-D Atmosperic Meso-Scale Numerical Model

  • Christian Blondin
  • Gérard Therry
Part of the Nato · Challenges of Modern Society book series (NATS, volume 5)


One has often opposed Eulerian and Lagrangian numerical modellings as more or less irreconciliable technics to treat atmospheric pollution problems. In fact, the use and improvement of both methods by specific scientific teams are strongly connected to objective factors such as : computing ressources, available routine data (concerning pollution and meteorology) scientific skills.


Turbulent Kinetic Energy Planetary Boundary Layer Hill Range Vertical Wind Speed Stable Atmosphere 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Blondin
    • 1
  • Gérard Therry
    • 1
  1. 1.Etablissement d’Etudes et de Recherches MétéorologiquesBoulogne-Billancourt CedexFrance

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