Weather Systems

CLIMATE 414
EARTH 414

Weather Systems --- Introduction to the basic characteristics, thermodynamics, and dynamics of atmospheric weather systems on Earth and other planets. The students are exposed to observations of weather systems while reviewing non-dimensional analysis, dynamics and thermodynamics. Weather systems on earth are compared to that of other planets and analytical tools are used to gain insights into their basic physics.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Engineering » Climate & Space Sciences
Literature, Science, & Arts » Earth and Environmental Sciences
Semesters: 
Winter 2018
Winter 2017
Winter 2016