PHY2504H S specialized: Atmospheric Dynamics
|Course Title||PHY2504H S specialized|
|Year of Study||1st year|
|Time and Location||
Time: TR 12
Room: MP 1115
|Course Homepage||Link to Course Homepage|
An overview of the fundamentals of geophysical fluid dynamics as applied to the atmosphere and ocean. Topics include dynamical scaling considering the joint effects of rotation and stratification, shallow water systems, vorticity and potential vorticity, quasigeostrophic dynamics, waves in the atmosphere and ocean, baroclinic instability, and eddy mean-flow interaction.