Ocean Dynamics

Course Number: 
EAS8803
Hours - Total: 
3.00
Hours - Lecture: 
3.00
Hours - Lab: 
0.00

An advanced class for graduate students in Oceanography and Climate 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.