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Spring 2015-2016
AOS 573   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Physical Oceanography

Rong Zhang

Response of the ocean to transient and steady winds and buoyancy forcing. A hierarchy of models from simple analytical to realistic numerical models is used to study the role of the waves, convection, instabilities, and other physical processes in the circulation of the oceans.


Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 50%
Final Exam - 50%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Freshmen.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
41748 C01 2:00 pm - 3:20 pm M W        Enrolled:7 Limit:20