# Extended self-similarity of atmospheric boundary layer wind fields in mesoscale regime: Is it real?

@article{Kiliyanpilakkil2015ExtendedSO, title={Extended self-similarity of atmospheric boundary layer wind fields in mesoscale regime: Is it real?}, author={Velayudhan Praju Kiliyanpilakkil and Sukanta Basu}, journal={arXiv: Fluid Dynamics}, year={2015} }

In this letter, we study the scaling properties of multi-year observed and atmospheric model-generated wind time series. We have found that the extended self-similarity holds for the observed series, and remarkably, the scaling exponents corresponding to the meoscale range closely match the well-accepted inertial-range turbulence values. However, the scaling results from the simulated time series are significantly different.

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