Tsonis, Anastasios A.

Nonlinear Dynamics in Geosciences

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Table of contents

1. Introducing Networks in Climate Studies
Anastasios A. Tsonis

2. Two Paradigms in Landscape Dynamics: Self-Similar Processes and Emergence
A. Brad Murray

3. Effects of Systematic and Random Errors on the Spatial Scaling Properties in Radar-Estimated Rainfall
Gabriele Villarini, Grzegorz J. Ciach, Witold F. Krajewski, Keith M. Nordstrom, Vijay K. Gupta

4. Nonlinear Dynamics in the Earth’s Magnetosphere
D.N. Baker, A.J. Klimas, D. Vassiliadis

5. Microseism Activity and Equilibrium Fluctuations
Antoni M. Correig, Mercè Urquizu, Josep Vila, Ramon Macià

6. An Exponential Langevin-type Model for Rainfall Exhibiting Spatial and Temporal Scaling
Victor B. Sapozhnikov, Efi Foufoula-Georgiou

7. Storm Tracking and Ensemble Prediction
Lizzie S.R. Froude, Lennart Bengtsson, Kevin I. Hodges

8. Towards a Nonlinear Geophysical Theory of Floods in River Networks: An Overview of 20 Years of Progress
Vijay K. Gupta, Brent M. Troutman, David R. Dawdy

9. Investigations of Wave-induced Nonlinear Response of Minor Species with the KBM Averaging Method
Tai-Yin Huang

10. ENSO Signal Propagation Detected by Wavelet Coherence and
Mean Phase Coherence Methods
S. Jevrejeva, J.C. Moore, A. Grinsted

11. 25 Years of Nonlinearity in Oceanography from the Lagrangian Perspective
A.D. Kirwan Sapozhnikov, B.L. Lipphardt, A.C. Poje, L. Kantha, M. Zweng

12. Self-Scaling of the Statistical Properties of a Minimal Model of the Atmospheric Circulation
Valerio Lucarini, Antonio Speranza, Renato Vitolo

13. Hindcast AGCM Experiments on the Predictability of Stratospheric Sudden Warming
Hitoshi Mukougawa, Toshihiko Hirooka, Tomoko Ichimaru, Yuhji Kuroda

14. Self Organized Criticality and/or Low Dimensional Chaos in Earthquake Processes: Theory and Practice in Hellenic Region
G.P. Pavlos, A.C. Iliopoulos, M.A. Athanasiu

15. Analysis of Nonlinear Biophysical Time Series in Aquatic Environments: Scaling Properties and Empirical Mode Decomposition
François G. Schmitt, Yongxiang Huang, Zhiming Lu, Sylvie Zongo Brizard, Juan Carlos Molinero, Yulu Liu

16. The Arctic Ocean as a Coupled Oscillating System to the
Forced 18.6 Year Lunar Gravity Cycle
Harald Yndestad

17. Dynamical synchronization of truth and model as an approach to data assimilation, parameter estimation, and model learning
Gregory S. Duane, Joseph J. Tribbia

18. Scale, Scaling and Multifractals in Geophysics: Twenty Years on
Shaun Lovejoy, Daniel Schertzer

19. Statistics of Return Intervals and Extreme Events in Long-term Correlated Time Series
Armin Bunde, Jan F. Eichner, Jan W. Kantelhardt, Shlomo Havlin

20. Statistical Properties of Mid-latitude Atmospheric Variability
S. Calmanti, A. Dell’Aquila, V. Lucarini, P.M. Ruti, A. Speranza

21. On the Spatiotemporal Variability of the Temperature Anomaly Field
Leila M. V. Carvalho, Anastasios A. Tsonis, Charles Jones

22. Time Evolution of the Fractal Dimension of Electric Self-Potential Time Series
F. Cervantes-De la Torre, C. G. Pavía‐Miller, A. Ramirez-Rojas, F. Angulo-Brown

23. Diffusion Entropy Analysis in Seismicity
Abigail Jimènez, Kristy F. Tiampo, Antonio M. Posadas

24. Snow Avalanches as a Non-critical, Punctuated Equilibrium System
D.M. McClung

25. Evidence from Wavelet Lag Coherence for Negligible Solar Forcing of Climate at Multi-year and Decadal Periods
John Moore, Aslak Grinsted, Svetlana Jevrejeva

26. From Diversity to Volatility: Probability of Daily Precipitation Extremes
Anna K. Panorska, Alexander Gershunov, Tomasz J. Kozubowski

27. Stochastic Linear Models of Nonlinear Geosystems
Cécile Penland

28. Reducing Forecast Uncertainty to Understand Atmospheric Flow Transitions
Paul J. Roebber, Anastasios A. Tsonis

29. The Role of El Niño—Southern Oscillation in Regulating its Background State
De-Zheng Sun

30. Nonlinear Dynamics of Natural Hazards
Donald L. Turcotte, Sergey G. Abaimov, Robert Shcherbakov, John B. Rundle

31. Predicting the Multifractal Geomagnetic Field
D. Vassiliadis, A. Pulkkinen, A.J. Klimas, D.N. Baker

Keywords: Geosciences, Math. Applications in Geosciences, Complexity, Environmental Monitoring/Analysis, Meteorology/Climatology, Geoecology/Natural Processes

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