This book reviews the current state of knowledge of the atmospheres of the four giant gaseous planets. It is the first book to contain all the latest data and background information on these planets in one handy volume. Current theories of their formation are reviewed. The book clearly explains all specialist terms, and it discusses the pros and cons of ground versus space-based observations of giant planets.Observed and modelled abundance profiles in the atmosphere of Saturn . . . . Equilibrium cloud condensation model of Uranusa#39; ... Regime diagram of the main characteristic atmospheric motion as a function of the Richardson number (Ri).
|Title||:||Giant Planets of Our Solar System|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2006-08-29|