GEOSCI 321 - Earth Systems Dynamics
Section: 001
Term: WN 2010
Subject: Geological Sciences (GEOSCI)
Department: LSA Earth & Environmental Sciences
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Advisory Prerequisites:
Preceded or accompanied by MATH 215 or 216.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Instructor:

Describes the major wind systems and ocean currents that are important to climate studies. The primary equations are developed and simple solutions derived that explain many of these motions. The relations among the dynamics and other parameters in the climate systems are illustrated by examples both paleo and present day systems.

GEOSCI 321 - Earth Systems Dynamics
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001 (LEC)
P
31651
Open
2
 
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TuTh 10:30AM - 12:30PM
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Note:
For the first 7 weeks we will be using the 4th edition of the textbook 'An introduction to dynamic meteorology' by J. Holton. The 3rd edition of the textbook is also suitable (the library has several copies). The book will be reused in AOSS401.
ISBN: 0123540151
An introduction to dynamic meteorology, Author: Holton, James R., Publisher: Elsevier 2004
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