Atmospheric dynamics and predictability publications

By October 7th, 2010

The following publications detail the work involved in the development of CSIRO’s Atmospheric dynamics and predictability.


Denier J, Frederiksen JS, 2007, ‘Frontiers in Turbulence and Coherent Structures’, In: World Scientific Lecture Notes in Complex Systems, 6, 490 pages.

Original papers

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, Osbrough SL, Sissons JM, 2010, ‘Causes of changing Southern Hemisphere weather systems’, In: Managing Climate Change, papers from the GREENHOUSE 2009 Conference, CSIRO Publishing, Part 1, Paper 8: 85-98.

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, Osbrough SL, 2010, ‘Seasonal ensemble prediction with a coupled ocean-atmosphere model’, Aust. Met. Oceanogr. J., 59:53-66.

Frederiksen CS, Frederiksen JS, Balgovind RL, 2010, ‘ENSO variability and predictability in a coupled ocean-atmosphere model’, Aust. Met. Oceanogr. J., 59:35-52.

Zidikheri MJ, Frederiksen JS, 2009, ‘Stochastic subgrid parameterizations for simulations of atmospheric baroclinic flows’, J. Atmos. Sci., 66: 2844-2858.

Frederiksen JS, Zidikheri MJ, 2008, ‘Stochastic subgrid modelling for atmospheric large eddy simulations’, ANZIAM J., 50: C444-C458.

Frederiksen JS, O’Kane TJ, 2008, ‘Entropy, closures and subgrid modeling’, Entropy, 10: 635-683.

O’Kane TJ, Frederiksen JS, 2008c, ‘Statistical dynamical subgrid-scale parameterizations for geophysical flows’, Phys. Scr., T132, 014033, 11 pages.

O’Kane TJ, Frederiksen JS, 2008b, ‘Comparison of statistical dynamical, square root and ensemble Kalman filters’, Entropy, 10: 684-721.

O’Kane TJ, Frederiksen JS, 2008a, ‘A comparison of statistical dynamical and ensemble prediction methods during blocking’, J. Atmos. Sci., 65: 426-447.

Zidikheri MJ, Frederiksen JS, 2008, ‘Parameterization of subgrid-scale energy injection in oceanic flows’, ANZIAM J., 50: C459-C473.

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, 2007, ‘Interdecadal changes in Southern Hemisphere winter storm track modes’, Tellus, 59A: 599-617.

Frederiksen JS, O’Kane TJ, 2007, ‘Turbulence closures and subgrid-scale parameterizations, Frontiers in Turbulence and Coherent Structures’, In: _ World Scientific Lecture Notes in Complex Systems_, Denier JP, Frederiksen JS (eds), 14: 315-354.

Frederiksen JS, Kepert SM, 2006, ‘Dynamical subgrid-scale parameterizations from direct numerical simulations’, J. Atmos. Sci., 63: 3006-3019.

Frederiksen JS, O’Kane TJ, 2005, ‘Inhomogeneous closure and statistical mechanics for Rossby wave turbulence over topography’, J. Fluid Mech., 539: 137-165.

Frederiksen JS, Branstator G, 2005, ‘Seasonal variability of teleconnection patterns’, J. Atmos. Sci., 62: 1346-1365.

Frederiksen JS, Collier MA, Watkins AB, 2004, ‘Ensemble prediction of blocking regime transitions’, Tellus, 56A: 485-500.

Frederiksen JS, Davies AG, 2004, ‘The regularized DIA closure for two-dimensional turbulence’, Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dynamics, 98: 203-223.

O’Kane TJ, Frederiksen JS, 2004, ‘The QDIA and regularized QDIA closures for inhomogeneous turbulence over topography’, J. Fluid Mech., 504: 133-165.

Wei M, Frederiksen JS, 2004, ‘Error growth and dynamical vectors during Southern Hemisphere blocking’, Nonlin. Processes in Geophys., 11: 99-118.

Frederiksen JS, Dix MR, Davies AG, 2003, ‘The effects of closure-based eddy diffusion on the climate and spectra of a GCM’, Tellus, 55A: 31-44.

Frederiksen JS, 2002, ‘Genesis of intraseasonal oscillations and equatorial waves’, J. Atmos. Sci., 59: 2761-2781.

Frederiksen JS, Branstator G, 2001, ‘Seasonal and intraseasonal variability of large-scale barotropic modes’, J. Atmos. Sci., 58: 50-69.

Frederiksen JS, 2000, ‘Singular vectors, finite-time normal modes and error growth during blocking’, J. Atmos. Sci., 57: 312-333.

Frederiksen JS, 1999, ‘Subgrid scale parameterizations of eddy-topographic force, eddy viscosity and stochastic backscatter for flow over topography’, J. Atmos. Sci., 56: 1481-1494.

Frederiksen JS, Davies AG, 1997, ‘Eddy viscosity and stochastic backscatter parameterizations on the sphere for atmospheric circulation models’, J. Atmos. Sci., 54: 2475-2492.

Frederiksen JS, 1997, ‘Adjoint sensitivity and finite-time normal mode disturbances during blocking’, J. Atmos. Sci., 54: 1144-1165.

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, 1997, ‘Mechanisms of the formation of intraseasonal oscillations and Australian monsoon disturbances: The roles of convection, barotropic and baroclinic instability’, Contrib. Atmos. Phys., 70: 39-56.

Frederiksen CS, Frederiksen JS, 1996, ‘A theoretical model of Australian Northwest cloud band disturbances and Southern Hemisphere storm tracks: The role of SST anomalies’, J. Atmos. Sci., 53: 1410-1432.

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, 1993b, ‘Southern Hemisphere storm tracks, blocking and low frequency anomalies in a primitive equation model’, J. Atmos. Sci., 50: 3148-3168.

Frederiksen JS, Frederiksen CS, 1993a, ‘Monsoon disturbances, intraseasonal oscillations, teleconnection patterns, blocking and storm tracks of the global atmosphere during January 1979: Linear theory’, J. Atmos. Sci., 50: 1349-1372.

Frederiksen JS, Bell RC, 1990, ‘North Atlantic blocking during January 1979: Linear Theory’, Q.J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 116: 1289-1313.

Frederiksen JS, 1989, ‘The role of instability during the onset of blocking and cyclogenesis in Northern Hemisphere synoptic flows’, J. Atmos. Sci., 46: 1076-1092.

Frederiksen JS, Webster PJ, 1988, ‘Alternative theories of atmospheric teleconnections and low-frequency fluctuations’, Rev. Geophys., 26: 459-494.

Carnevale GF, Frederiksen JS, 1987, ‘Nonlinear stability and statistical mechanics of flow over topography’, J. Fluid Mech., 175: 157-181.

Frederiksen JS, Bell RC, 1987, ‘Teleconnection patterns and the roles of baroclinic, barotropic and topographic instability’, J. Atmos. Sci., 44: 2200-2218.

Frederiksen JS, Carnevale GF, 1986, ‘Stability properties of exact nonzonal solutions for flow over topography’, Geophys. Astrophys. Fluid Dynamics, 35: 173-207.

Frederiksen JS, 1985, ‘The geographical locations of Southern Hemisphere storm tracks: Linear theory’, J. Atmos. Sci., 42: 710-723.

Frederiksen JS, 1983b, ‘A unified three-dimensional instability theory on the onset of blocking and cyclogenesis. II: Teleconnection patterns’, J. Atmos. Sci., 40: 2593-2609.

Frederiksen JS, 1983a, ‘Disturbances and eddy fluxes in Northern Hemisphere flows: Instability of three-dimensional January and July flows’, J. Atmos. Sci., 40: 836-855.

Sawford BL, Frederiksen JS, 1983, ‘Mountain torque and angular momentum in barotropic planetary flows: equilibrium solutions’, Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 109: 309-324.

Frederiksen JS, 1982, ‘Eastward and westward flows over topography in nonlinear and linear barotropic models’, J. Atmos. Sci., 39: 2477-2489.

Frederiksen JS, 1982, ‘A unified three-dimensional instability theory on the onset of blocking and cyclogenesis’, J. Atmos. Sci., 39: 969-982.

Frederiksen JS, Sawford BL, 1981, ‘Topographic waves in nonlinear and linear spherical barotropic models’, J. Atmos. Sci., 38: 69-86.

Frederiksen JS, Sawford BL, 1980, ‘Statistical dynamics of two-dimensional inviscid flow on a sphere’, J. Atmos. Sci., 37: 717-732.

Frederiksen JS, 1979, ‘The effects of long planetary waves on the regions of cyclogenesis: Linear theory’, J. Atmos. Sci., 36: 195-204.

Frederiksen JS, 1978, ‘Instability of planetary waves and zonal flows in two-layer models on a sphere’, Q. J. Roy. Meteorol. Soc., 104: 841-872.