Advances in Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics by D. D. Alexakis, D. G. Hadjimitsis, S. Michaelides, I.

By D. D. Alexakis, D. G. Hadjimitsis, S. Michaelides, I. Tsanis, A. Retalis, C. Demetriou (auth.), Costas G. Helmis, Panagiotis T. Nastos (eds.)

This booklet primarily includes the lawsuits of the eleventh overseas convention of Meteorology, Climatology and Atmospheric Physics (COMECAP 2012) that's held in Athens from 30 could to at least one June 2012. The convention addresses researchers, pros and scholars drawn to the next themes: Agricultural Meteorology and Climatology, Air caliber, utilized Meteorology and Climatology, purposes of Meteorology within the strength quarter, Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry, Atmospheric Radiation, Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Biometeorology and Bioclimatology, weather Dynamics, Climatic adjustments, Cloud Physics, Dynamic and Synoptic Μeteorology, severe occasions, Hydrology and Hydrometeorology, Mesoscale Meteorology, Micrometeorology/Urban Microclimate, distant Sensing/ satellite tv for pc Meteorology and Climatology, climate research and Forecasting. The ebook comprises all papers which have been authorized for presentation on the conference.

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D. G. Hadjimitsis, and A. Agapiou Abstract A flood can be determined as a mass of water that produces runoff on land that is not normally covered by water. This paper aims to define the potential utility of terrestrial laser scanning data and hydraulics for improving flood risk assessment models in Yialias catchment area in Cyprus. Recently, terrestrial scanners have been used to capture 3D point cloud data of high accuracy for inundation models. Thus, different methods are used to process the scanning data in order to extract hydraulically relevant information.

1219 K. Scha¨fer, Y. Wang, S. Norra, R. Shen, J. Xin, H. Ling, G. Tang, C. Mu¨nkel, N. Schleicher, Y. Yu, J. Schnelle-Kreis, L. Shao, V. Dietze, K. Cen, R. Zimmermann, S. Schrader, and P. Suppan Monitoring Cloud Coverage in Cyprus for Solar Irradiance Prediction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1227 R. G. Charalambides Carbonaceous Aerosols Over the Mediterranean and Black Sea .

Diagram of observed and simulated flow results for the period 2003 and 2010 (lower right) (mountainous) part of the catchment area (Fig. 3 lower left). Similarly, temperature data were provided from “Politiko” and “Kornos” weather stations that are established in close vicinity to the study area. The meteorological data covered a period of 3 years in total (2 years before and 1 year after the event). In addition, concerning the calibration process and assessment of the accuracy of simulated runoff results, observed flow data from “Potamia”, “Kotsiatis” and “Nisou” stream gauges for the same period were used.

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