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PHY492H1/1498HAdvanced Atmospheric Physics

Course Title PHY492H1/1498H
Session fall
Year of Study 4th year
Time and Location 24L: T3-5, Room: MP606

Paul  Kushner


Official Description

A preparatory course for research in experimental and theoretical atmospheric physics.  Content will vary from year to year.  Themes may include techniques for remote sensing of the Earth's atmosphere and surface; theoretical atmosphere-ocean dynamics; the physics of clouds, precipitation, and convection in the Earth's atmosphere.

Prerequisite: PHY250H1, MAT235Y1/MAT237Y1/MAT257Y1
Co-requisite: n.a.
Exclusion: PHY498H1
Recommended preparation: n.a.
Textbook Atmospheric Science, An Introductory Survey 2nd ed by John M Wallace and Peter V Hobbs (Academic Press 2006)