85.416 Advanced Atmospheric Dynamics II

Advanced Atmospheric Dynamics II

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 7789
Status Active

Atmospheric turbulence and boundary layer equations. Secondary circulation and spindown. Quasi-geostrophic prediction, diagnosis of vertical motion, and baroclinic disturbances. Atmospheric oscillations and perturbation theory. Hydrodynamic instability, baroclinic instability, and baroclinic waves.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: 85.415 Adv Atmospheric Dynamics I.