Rescal snow: Simulating snow dunes with cellular automata

Kelly Kochanski
Kelly Kochanski
Gian-Carlo Defazio
Gian-Carlo Defazio
Eric Green
Eric Green
Carlos Downie
Carlos Downie
Adam Rubin
Adam Rubin
Barry Rountree
Barry Rountree

Journal of Open Source Software, 2019.

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Abstract:

When wind blows over dry snow, it creates shapes known as snow bedforms. These features, which include snow dunes, waves, snow-steps and sastrugi (Fig. 1), ornament Antarctica, Arctic sea ice, tundra, and mountain ridges (Filhol & Sturm, 2015; Kobayashi, 1980; Kochanski, Anderson, & Tucker, 2018). They change the reflectivity and average ...More

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