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The Role of the Available Potential Energy in the Atmosphere


Camerlengo, Alejandro Livio and Saadon, Mohd Nasir (1999) The Role of the Available Potential Energy in the Atmosphere. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology, 7 (1). pp. 33-37. ISSN 0128-7680


A major problem in atmospheric energetic dynamics is addressed. In using a particular mathematical derivation it is verified that 0.5% of the total potential energy is available for conversion into kinetic energy.

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Item Type: Article
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Keywords: atmospheric energetics, available potential energy, kinetic energy, internal energy
Depositing User: Nur Izzati Mohd Zaki
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2009 09:05
Last Modified: 27 May 2013 07:08
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/3496
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