Superrotation Driven by Gravity Waves

The goal of the project on equable climate dynamics is to understand the dynamical mechanisms producing the superrotation of the atmosphere of Venus.

Publication

Hou, A. Y. and B. F. Farrell, 1990: Superrotation induced by critical-level absorption of gravity waves on Venus: an assessment. J. Atmos. Sci. , 44, 1049-1061. pdf