Physics of Climate

Romps Group at the University of California, Berkeley

  1. 2019
    1. Seeley, Jeevanjee, and Romps, FAT or FiTT: Are anvil clouds or the tropopause temperature-invariant?, GRL, 2019
    2. Seeley, Jeevanjee, Langhans, and Romps, Formation of tropical anvil clouds by slow evaporation, GRL, 2019
  2. 2018
    1. Romps, Charn, Holzworth, Lawrence, Molinari, and Vollaro, CAPE times P explains lightning over land but not the land-ocean contrast, GRL, 2018
    2. Jeevanjee and Romps, Mean precipitation change from a deepening troposphere, PNAS, 2018
    3. Romps and Oktem, Observing clouds in 4D with multiview stereophotogrammetry, BAMS, 2018
    4. Muller and Romps, Acceleration of tropical cyclogenesis by self-aggregation feedbacks, PNAS, 2018
    5. Duan, Wright, and Romps, On the utility (or futility) of using stable water isotopes to constrain the bulk properties of tropical convection, JAMES, 2018
  3. 2017
    1. Romps, Exact expression for the lifting condensation level, JAS, 2017
    2. Edman and Romps, Beyond the rigid lid: Baroclinic modes in a structured atmosphere, JAS, 2017
    3. Romps and Vogelmann, Methods for estimating 2D cloud size distributions from 1D observations, JAS, 2017
  4. 2016
    1. Romps, Clausius-Clapeyron scaling of CAPE from analytical solutions to RCE, JAS, 2016
    2. Seeley and Romps, Tropical cloud buoyancy is the same in a world with or without ice, GRL, 2016
    3. Romps, Reply to comments on MSE minus CAPE is the true conserved variable for an adiabatically lifted parcel, JAS, 2016
    4. Romps, The Stochastic Parcel Model: A deterministic parameterization of stochastically entraining convection, JAMES, 2016
    5. Romps and Jeevanjee, On the sizes and lifetimes of cold pools, QJRMS, 2016
    6. Seeley and Romps, Why does tropical convective available potential energy (CAPE) increase with warming?, GRL, 2016
    7. Jeevanjee and Romps, Effective buoyancy at the surface and aloft, QJRMS, 2016
  5. 2015
    1. Langhans and Romps, The origin of water-vapor rings in tropical oceanic cold pools, GRL, 2015
    2. Romps, MSE minus CAPE is the true conserved variable for an adiabatically lifted parcel, JAS, 2015
    3. Romps and Oktem, Stereo photogrammetry reveals substantial drag on cloud thermals, GRL, 2015
    4. Jeevanjee and Romps, Effective buoyancy, inertial pressure, and the mechanical generation of boundary-layer mass flux by cold pools, JAS, 2015
    5. Romps and Charn, Sticky thermals: Evidence for a dominant balance between buoyancy and drag in cloud updrafts, JAS, 2015
    6. Edman and Romps, Self-consistency tests of large-scale-dynamics parameterizations for single-column modeling, JAMES, 2015
    7. Seeley and Romps, The effect of global warming on severe thunderstorms in the United States, J Climate, 2015
    8. Langhans, Yeo, and Romps, Lagrangian investigation of the precipitation efficiency of convective clouds, JAS, 2015
  6. 2014
    1. Romps, Seeley, Vollaro, and Molinari, Projected increase in lightning strikes in the United States due to global warming, Science, 2014
    2. Duarte, Almgren, Balakrishnan, Bell, and Romps, A numerical study of methods for moist atmospheric flows: compressible equations, MWR, 2014
    3. Romps, An analytical model for tropical relative humidity, J Climate, 2014
    4. Oktem, Prabhat, Lee, Thomas, Zuidema, and Romps, Stereo photogrammetry of oceanic clouds, JAOT, 2014
    5. Edman and Romps, An improved weak-pressure-gradient scheme for single-column modeling, JAS, 2014
    6. Romps, Rayleigh damping in the free troposphere, JAS, 2014
  7. 2013
    1. Jeevanjee and Romps, Convective self-aggregation, cold pools, and domain size, GRL, 2013
    2. Yeo and Romps, Measurement of convective entrainment using Lagrangian particles, JAS, 2013
  8. 2012
    1. Romps, On the equivalence of two schemes for convective momentum transport, JAS, 2012
    2. Romps, Numerical tests of the weak pressure gradient approximation, JAS, 2012
    3. Romps, Weak pressure gradient approximation and its analytical solutions, JAS, 2012
    4. Molinari, Romps, Vollaro, and Nguyen, CAPE in tropical cyclones, JAS, 2012
  9. 2011
    1. Romps and Kuang, A transilient matrix for moist convection, JAS, 2011
    2. Romps, Response of tropical precipitation to global warming, JAS, 2011
  10. 2010
    1. Blossey, Kuang, and Romps, Isotopic composition of water in the tropical tropopause layer in cloud-resolving simulations of an idealized tropical circulation, JGR, 2010
    2. Romps, A direct measure of entrainment, JAS, 2010
    3. Romps and Kuang, Nature versus nurture in shallow convection, JAS, 2010
    4. Romps and Kuang, Do undiluted convective plumes exist in the upper tropical troposphere?, JAS, 2010
  11. 2009
    1. Romps and Kuang, Overshooting convection in tropical cyclones, GRL, 2009
  12. 2008
    1. Romps, The dry-entropy of a moist atmosphere, JAS, 2008
  13. 2005
    1. Simons, Strominger, Thompson (Romps), and Yin, Supersymmetric Branes in AdS2 x S2 x CY3, Phys Rev D, 2005
  14. 2004
    1. Thompson (Romps), AdS Solutions of 2D Type 0A, Phys Rev D, 2004
    2. Strominger and Thompson (Romps), Quantum Bousso Bound, Phys Rev D, 2004
  15. 2002
    1. Thompson (Romps), Descent relations in Type 0A/0B, Phys Rev D, 2002