Dr John Taylor

Honorary Lecturer
+61 2 62688813
+61 2 6268 8786

LOCATION

Room G27 PEMS South (Bldg 26) School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • PUBLICATIONS

Books

Taylor JR; Woods G, 1997, The 1996 Kalgoorlie Doppler Sodar Experiment: School of Physics Research Report JRT-1 to Kalgoorlie Nickel Smelter 1997, Original, School of Physics Research Report JRT-1, Universit, Canberra ACT Australia

Taylor JR, 1997, The 1996 Tuggeranong High Frequency Doppler Sodar Experiment: School of Physics Research Report JRT-2 to Environment ACT 1997, Original, School of Physics Research Report JRT-2, Universit, Canberra ACT Australia

Woods G; Taylor JR, 1997, The 1996 Kalgoorlie cw RASS Experiment: School of Physics Research Report GJW-1 to Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines 1997, Original, School of Physics Research Report GJW1, University, Canberra ACT Australia

Journal articles

Reeder MJ; Smith RK; Taylor JR; Low DJ; Arnup SJ; Muir L; Thomsen G, 2013, 'Diurnally forced convergence lines in the australian tropics', Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, vol. 139, pp. 1283 - 1297, 10.1002/qj.2021

Taylor JR; Segal NJ; Bradshaw MR; Low DJ, 2013, 'Verification of RASS-measured temperature profiles using a radio-controlled model glider', Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, vol. 119, pp. 197 - 206, 10.1007/s00703-012-0228-2

Taylor JR; Hirsch AL; Burns BA, 2012, 'Modelling low-level boundary layer structure in complex terrain: Verification of TAPM meteorological predictions in the Canberra region', Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Journal, vol. 62, pp. 287 - 304

Taylor JR; Kossmann M; Low DJ; Zawar-Reza P, 2005, 'Summertime easterly surges in southeastern Australia: A case study of thermally forced flow', Australian Meteorological Magazine, vol. 54, pp. 213 - 223

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Woods GJ, 2004, 'Remote sensing of the dynamic stability of the atmospheric boundary layer', Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, vol. 85, pp. 101 - 113

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Aryal P; Woods G, 2000, 'Remote Sensing from the Ground Up : A High-Resolution View of the Boundary Layer', Bulletin of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, pp. 111 - 116

Taylor JR; Veronis G, 1996, 'Experiments on double-diffusive sugar-salt fingers at high stability ratio', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 321, pp. 315 - 333

Sturman JJ; Ivey GN; Taylor JR, 1996, 'Convection in a long box driven by heating and cooling on the horizontal boundaries', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 310, pp. 61 - 87

Coates ML; Ivey GN; Taylor J, 1995, 'Unsteady, turbulent convection into a rotating, linearly stratified fluid: Modeling deep ocean convection', Journal of Physical Oceanography, pp. 3032 - 3050

Ivey GN; Taylor JR; Coates MJ, 1995, 'Convectively driven mixed layer growth in a rotating, stratified fluid', Deep-Sea Research Part I, vol. 42, pp. 331 - 349, 10.1016/0967-0637(94)00039-U

Taylor JR, 1993, 'Anisotropy of salt fingers', Journal of Physical Oceanography, vol. 23, pp. 554 - 565, 10.1175/1520-0485(1993)023<0554:AOSF>2.0.CO;2

Taylor JR, 1993, 'Turbulence and mixing in the boundary layer generated by shoaling internal waves', Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, vol. 19, pp. 233 - 258, 10.1016/0377-0265(93)90038-9

Taylor JR, 1992, 'The energetics of breaking events in a resonantly forced internal wave field', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 239, pp. 309 - 340, 10.1017/S0022112092004427

Taylor J, 1991, 'Laboratory experiments on the formation of salt fingers after the decay of turbulence', Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 96, pp. 12497 - 12497, 10.1029/90JC02313

Taylor J; Bucens P, 1989, 'Laboratory experiments on the structure of salt fingers', Deep Sea Research Part A, Oceanographic Research Papers, vol. 36, pp. 1675 - 1704, 10.1016/0198-0149(89)90066-6

Taylor J, 1988, 'The fluxes across a diffusive interface at low values of the density ratio', Deep Sea Research Part A, Oceanographic Research Papers, vol. 35, pp. 555 - 567, 10.1016/0198-0149(88)90131-8

TAYLOR J; VERONIS G, 1986, 'Experiments on Salt Fingers in a Hele Shaw Cell', Science, vol. 231, pp. 39 - 41, 10.1126/science.231.4733.39

MCDOUGALL TJ; TAYLOR JR, 1984, 'FLUX MEASUREMENTS ACROSS A FINGER INTERFACE AT LOW VALUES OF THE STABILITY RATIO', JOURNAL OF MARINE RESEARCH, vol. 42, pp. 1 - 14, 10.1357/002224084788506095

HORNUNG HG; TAYLOR JR, 1982, 'TRANSITION FROM REGULAR TO MACH REFLECTION OF SHOCK-WAVES .1. THE EFFECT OF VISCOSITY IN THE PSEUDOSTEADY CASE', JOURNAL OF FLUID MECHANICS, vol. 123, pp. 143 - 153, 10.1017/S0022112082002997

Conference Papers

Drake VA; Hao Z; Sidhu L; Taylor JR, (eds.), 2016, 'Investigating wind effects on insect migration', in Proceedings of the 17th Biennial Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, CTAC-2014, Canberra, 1-3 December 2014, Australian Mathematical Society, Canberra, pp. C399 - C415, presented at 17th Biennial Computational Techniques and Applications Conference, CTAC-2014, Canberra, 01 - 03 December 2014, 10.0000/anziamj.v56i0.9349

Taylor JR, (eds.), 2016, 'Transitions in Thermal Circulations in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer', in The Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, Perth, WA, Australia, presented at 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, Australia, 05 - 08 December 2016, http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/20/656%20Paper.pdf

Taylor JR, 2014, 'A comparison of plume rise predictions in a modelled and observed nocturnal boundary layer', in Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2014, presented at

Burns BA; Taylor JR; Sidhu H, 2010, 'Uncertainties in Bathymetric Retrievals', in 17TH NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, IOP PUBLISHING LTD, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, presented at 17th National Conference of the Australian-Meteorological-and-Oceanographic-Society, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, 27 - 29 January 2010, 10.1088/1755-1315/11/1/012032

Taylor JR; Moogan JC, 2010, 'Determination of visual range during fog and mist using digital camera images', in 17TH NATIONAL CONFERENCE OF THE AUSTRALIAN METEOROLOGICAL AND OCEANOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, IOP PUBLISHING LTD, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, presented at 17th National Conference of the Australian-Meteorological-and-Oceanographic-Society, Australian Natl Univ (ANU), Canberra, AUSTRALIA, 27 - 29 January 2010, 10.1088/1755-1315/11/1/012012

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Reeder MJ, 2007, 'Sodar observations of organised flows in tropical northern Australia', in 14th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) Conference in conjunction with Southern Annular Mode (SAM) Workshop, 14th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) Conference in conjunction with Southern Annular Mode (SAM) Workshop, Adelaide, Sth Aust, pp. 66 - 66, presented at 14th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) Conference in conjunction with Southern Annular Mode (SAM) Workshop, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 05 - 08 February 2007

Taylor JR; Jovanovich M; Low DJ, (ed.), 2006, 'Sodar Spectra at Low Levels in the Stable Nocturnal Boundary Layer', in International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, pp. 154 - 155, presented at International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 18 - 20 July 2006

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Reeder MJ, (ed.), 2006, 'Sodar Diagnosis of Mesoscale Boundary Layer Convergence', in International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, pp. 125 - 127, presented at International Symposium for the Advancement of Boundary Layer Remote Sensing, ISARS 13, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 18 - 20 July 2006

Taylor JR; Jovanovich M; Low DJ, (ed.), 2006, 'Measuring Turbulence with Doppler Sodars', in 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, Newcastle, NSW, pp. 67 - 67, presented at 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, Newcastle, NSW, 06 - 08 February 2006

Burns BA; Taylor JR; Low DJ, (ed.), 2006, 'Retrieval Errors in Spectral Parameters Dstimated by Gaussian Fitting', in 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, Newcastle, NSW, pp. 17 - 17, presented at 13th National AMOS Conference. Climate, Water and Sustainability, Newcastle, NSW, 06 - 08 February 2006

Taylor JR; Zawar-Reza P; Low DJ; Aryal P, 2005, 'Verification of a mesoscale model using boundary layer wind profiler data', in 16th National Congress 2005, 16th National Congress 2005, Australian National University, Canberra, presented at 16th National Congress 2005, Australian National University, Canberra, 31 January - 04 February 2005

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Woods G, (eds.), 2002, 'Can Sodar and Rass Measure Dynamic Stability in the Nocturnal Boundary Layer?', in 11th International Symposium on Acoustic Remote Sensing and Associated Techniques of the Atmosphere and Oceans, 11th International Symposium on Acoustic Remote Sensing and Associated Techniques of the Atmosphere and Oceans, Rome, Italy, pp. 251 - 254, presented at 11th International Symposium on Acoustic Remote Sensing and Associated Techniques of the Atmosphere and Oceans, Rome, Italy, 24 - 28 June 2002

Low DJ; Taylor JR; Aryal P, 2000, 'Testing an integrated boundary layer profiling system', in 5th International Symposium on Tropospheric Profiling : Needs and Technology, 5th International Symposium on Tropospheric Profiling : Needs and Technology, Adelaide, Sth Aust, pp. 297 - 299, presented at 5th International Symposium on Tropospheric Profiling : Needs and Technology, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 04 - 08 December 2000

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Woods G; Aryal P, 2000, 'Testing an integrated boundary layer profiling system', in AMOS 2000 : 7th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, AMOS 2000 : 7th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Melbourne, pp. 113 - 113, presented at AMOS 2000 : 7th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Melbourne, 06 - 09 February 2000

Taylor JR; Low DJ, 2000, 'Making air visible : Communicating ideas about the atmosphere', in 14th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics, 14th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics, Adelaide, Sth Aust, pp. 45, presented at 14th National Congress of the Australian Institute of Physics, Adelaide, Sth Aust, 10 - 15 December 2000

Taylor JR; Low DJ; Aryal P, (ed.), 2000, 'Wind profiling with an integrated acoustic and electromagnetic system', in ISARS 2000 : Atmosphere and Oceans and Associated Techniques, ISARS 2000 : Atmosphere and Oceans and Associated Techniques, Auckland, New Zealand, pp. 23 - 26, presented at ISARS 2000 : Atmosphere and Oceans and Associated Techniques, Auckland, New Zealand, 25 November - 01 December 2000

Taylor JR, (ed.), 1999, 'Bottom up and top down: the morning mixing of the nocturnal inversion in the Tuggeranong Valley, ACT, Australia', in 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference (AMOS 1999), 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Australian National University, Canberra, pp. 84 - 84, presented at 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Australian National University, Canberra, 08 - 11 February 1999

Aryal P; Woods G; Taylor JR, (ed.), 1999, 'Development of a 1275 MHz electromagnetic boundary layer wind profiler', in 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference (AMOS 1999), 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Australian National University, Canberra, pp. 2, presented at 6th National Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Conference, Australian National University, Canberra, 08 - 11 February 1999

Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

Burns BA; Davis C; Kiss A; Taylor JR, (eds.), 2010, 'IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Sciences', in IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Sciences, IOP Publishing Ltd, Canberra, ACT, Australia, presented at 17th National Conference of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, Canberra, ACT, Australia, 27 - 29 January 2010, 10.1088/1755-1315/11/1/011001

Theses / Dissertations

Boettger D, 2016, Observations of the Semidiurnal Internal Tide in the Coral and Tasman Seas, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra

Hao Z, 2016, Testing ideas about Australian insect migration using entomological radar observations and a regional scale meteorological model, thesis, UNSW, UNSW Canberra