AOSC 602
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AOSC 602- Mesoscale Meteorology
PREREQUISITES:

  • AOSC 600 - Synoptic Meteorology
  • AOSC 610 - Dynamics of the Atmosphere & Ocean, I
  • AOSC 611 - Dynamics of the Atmosphere & Ocean, II

DESCRIPTION:

Mesoscale approximations, cyclones and fronts, quasi- versus semi-geostrophic theory, piece-wise PV inversion, waves and instability, isolated convection, organized convective systems, numerical modeling and convective parameterization.