85.502 Advanced Synoptic Meteorology

Advanced Synoptic Meteorology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7797
Status Active

This course is designed for graduate students who have a strong background in mathematics and physics, but whose meteorology preparation is weak. The basic concepts of weather forecasting and analysis on synoptic scales are covered theoretically as well as in application to case studies and current weather. The coursework encourages the development of three - dimensional visualization techniques and an appreciation of the physics which controls weather systems.