Unit 23

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Learning goals

After completion of this unit, students will be able to analyze mesoscale climate questions in the context of thermodynamics and radiation.

Students’ Tasks

  1. Re-read chapters 2 and 4 of Lectures in Meteorology.
  2. Read chapter 7.3 to 7.3.2.3 (included).
  3. Prepare a sheet with the essential equations and constants.
  4. Identify what you do not understand or want me to go over during the in-class time (30 minutes will be devoted for this review).
  5. Send me you written questions/requests via this form by 1500 AST the day before the next class