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Global energy budget

  • Masaki Satoh
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Abstract

To characterize the global atmosphere, globally averaged quantities of the whole atmosphere can be used. Corresponding to the governing equations of the atmosphere (i.e, the conservations of mass, momentum, and energy), we obtain the global budgets of conserved quantities: mass, angular momentum, and energy.

Keywords

Energy Budget Climate Sensitivity Outgoing Longwave Radiation Total Potential Energy Latent Heat Release 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Masaki Satoh
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  1. 1.Atmosphere and Ocean Research InstituteThe University of TokyoKashiwaJapan

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