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CFD modeling

climate Control

Perfect-Deficit Approach

Black Rock Forest

Canopy Momentum Transfer (CMT) Theory

Yi, C., Momentum transfer within canopies, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 47, 262-275, doi:10.1175/2007JAMC1667.1, 2008. PDF

Kutter, E., C. Yi, G. Hendrey, H. Liu, T. Eaton, and W. Ni-Meister, Recirculation over complex terrain, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD026409 (2017). PDF

Yi, C., R. K. Monson, Z. Zhai, D. E. Anderson, B. Lamb, G. Allwine, A. A. Turnipseed, and S. P. Burns, Modeling and measuring the nocturnal drainage flow in a high-elevation, subalpine forest with complex terrain, Journal of Geographical Research, 110, D22303, doi:10.1029/2005JD006282, 2005. PDF

Chen, H., and C. Yi, Optimal control of katabatic flows within canopies, Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, DOI:10.1002/qj.1904, 2012. PDF