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October 15, 2022

Duration:

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This course includes:

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Description

This course presents the phenomena, theory, and modeling of turbulence in the Earth’s oceans and atmosphere.

The scope ranges from centimeter to planetary scale motions. The regimes of turbulence include homogeneous isotropic three dimensional turbulence, convection, quasi-geostrophic turbulence, shallow water turbulence, baroclinic turbulence, macroturbulence in the ocean and atmosphere.

Course Curriculum

  • Introduction Unlimited
  • Transition to Turbulence Unlimited
  • Statistics and Turbulence Unlimited
  • Convection Unlimited
  • 3D Turbulence Unlimited
  • 2D Turbulence Unlimited
  • QG Turbulence Unlimited
  • SQG Turbulence Unlimited
  • Effective Diffusivity Unlimited
  • Transformed Eulerian Mean Unlimited
  • Transformed Eulerian Mean in 3D Unlimited
  • Particle Motions, Stokes’ Drift Unlimited
  • Baroclinic Turbulence Unlimited
  • Gyres Unlimited
  • Turbulent Boundary Layers Unlimited
  • Nonlinear Internal Waves, Solitary Waves Unlimited
  • Topographic Waves Unlimited

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