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ATMO.4160 Advanced Atmospheric Dynamics (Formerly 85.416)

Id: 007789 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


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-Req: 85.415 Adv Atmospheric Dynamics I.

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