Ocean Dynamics

Course Number: 
EAS6672
Hours - Total: 
3.00
Hours - Lecture: 
3.00
Research Topics: 
Climate, Oceanography, and Weather

An advanced class for graduate students in Climate, Oceanography and Weather Science that studies the basic equations governing rotating geophysical flows with application to the ocean circulation. This course includes a theoretical component on geophysical fluid dynamics and one involving a combination of observations, theory and numerical modeling relevant to understand the large scale ocean circulation.