• 28 May 2020
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How waves and turbulence maintain the super-rotation of Venus' atmosphere - Science Magazine

How waves and turbulence maintain the super-rotation of Venus’ atmosphere

By Takeshi Horinouchi, Yoshi-Yuki Hayashi, Shigeto Watanabe, Manabu Yamada, Atsushi Yamazaki, Toru Kouyama, Makoto Taguchi, Tetsuya Fukuhara, Masahiro Takagi, Kazunori Ogohara, Shin-ya Murakami, Javier Peralta, Sanjay S. Limaye, Takeshi Imamura, Masato Nakamura, Takao M. Sato, Takehiko Satoh

Science : 405-409

Thermal tides cause Venus’ atmosphere to rotate much faster than its surface.


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