ATOC 215 Oceans, Weather and Climate (3 unités)

Offered by: Sciences atmosphériques et océanographiques (Sciences)

Vue d'ensemble

Sciences atmosphériques et océanographiques : Laws of motion, geostrophic wind, gradient wind. General circulation of the atmosphere and oceans, local circulation features. Air-sea interaction, including hurricanes and sea-ice formation, extra-tropical weather systems and fronts, role of the atmosphere and oceans in climate.

Terms: Hiver 2020

Instructors: David N Straub (Winter)

  • Winter

  • 3 hours lecture

  • Prerequisites: MATH 141; ATOC 214, or permission of instructor