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地球科学进展  2009, Vol. 24 Issue (3): 262-271    DOI: 10.11867/j.issn.1001-8166.2009.03.0262
中国科学院大气物理研究所中层大气和全球环境探测重点实验室,北京 100029
Recent Advances in the Study of Atmospheric Vertical Structures in Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere
Bian Jianchun
Key Laboratory of Middle Atmosphere and Global Environment Observation, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100029, China
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关键词: 上对流层/下平流层对流层顶对流层顶层精细结构    

     The issues in the atmospheric tropopause structure and its variation are crucial in the study of stratosphere-troposphere exchange and the balance of atmospheric tracers in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere, and the change of global tropopause height is a significant indicator in the climate change caused by human activity. Therefore, the study of tropopause, particularly the finer structure and key processes, arouses the attention in the world. In this paper, recent advances in the study of a few basic scientific problems on the definitions of tropopause (such as thermal, dynamical, and chemical definitions, and relationships among them), tropopause being a interface or a layer and the role of mixing in the transition between troposphere and stratosphere, and the distribution feature of tropopause inversion layer and its formation, are reviewed, and current problems among them are given some comments.

Key words: Tropopause    Upper troposphere and lower stratosphere    Finer structure
收稿日期: 2009-01-18 出版日期: 2009-03-10
:  P412.292  


通讯作者: 卞建春     E-mail:
作者简介: 卞建春(1969-),男,江苏泰兴人,研究员,主要从事上对流层/下平流层动力学和大气成分变化研究.
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卞建春. 上对流层/下平流层大气垂直结构研究进展[J]. 地球科学进展, 2009, 24(3): 262-271.

Bian Jianchun. Recent Advances in the Study of Atmospheric Vertical Structures in Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere. Advances in Earth Science, 2009, 24(3): 262-271.


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