F&ES 722a

Boundary Layer Meteorology

Credits: 3 Fall 2014: Tu,Th, 2:30-3:50, Sage 24
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This course examines the interactions between the atmosphere and the earth’s surface. Students gain an understanding of the surface energy and radiation balance, air motion in the atmospheric boundary layer, impacts of land use on surface climate, land surface parameterization for climate models, and field research methods. Three hours lecture and discussion. Data analysis/term paper/presentation

Permission of the instructor required.