F&ES 722a / 2017-2018

Boundary Layer Meteorology (First Organizational Meeting, September 5, 2017 2:30)

Credits: 3
Fall 2017: Tu, 2:30-5:20, Sage 24
 

 

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.


Permission of the instructor required.