Snowflakes Melting Simulation Over Turntable
These simulated melting snowflakes were based on a smoothed particle hydrodynamics model. Scientists are interested in understanding the microphysics of such events to help improve remote sensing of melting layer precipitation.
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Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Model Method
Model used to simulate melting snowflakes.
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