Boundary-Layer Meteorology

Course Details

  • Acronym ATMS 431
  • Instructor(s) Qiang Fu
  • Quarter Autumn 2017
  • Credits 3
  • Meeting Times TTh 10:00 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Location ATG 310
  • Fullfills Climate Minor Atmos Elective Requirement
  • Prerequisites Either ATM S 340 or PHYS 224

Course Description

Introduction to boundary-layer meteorology. Surface energy budgets, structure and evolution of boundary layers, and basic ideas of turbulence theory.