Table of contents for Thermodynamics, kinetics, and microphysics of clouds / Vitaly I. Khvorostyanov, Judith A. Curry.


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1. Introduction; 2. Clouds and their properties; 3. Thermodynamic relations; 4. Properties of water and aqueous solutions; 5. Diffusion and coagulation growth of drops and crystals; 6. Wet aerosol process; 7. Activation of cloud condensation nuclei into cloud drops; 8. Homogeneous nucleation; 9. Heterogeneous nucleation of drops and ice crystals; 10. Parameterizations of heterogeneous ice nucleation; 11. Deliquescence and efflorescence in atmospheric aerosols; 12. Terminal velocities of drops and crystals; 13. Broad size spectra in clouds and theory of stochastic condensation; 14. Analytical solutions to the stochastic kinetic equation.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Precipitation (Meteorology) -- Measurement.
Cloud forecasting.
Precipitation forecasting.
Atmospheric thermodynamics.