CEE 7360

CEE 7360

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

Fundamentals of stably stratified flows, stratified homogeneous turbulence (spectra, lengthscales, and timescales), kinematics of diapycnal mixing, basic turbulent flow processes in homogeneous and stratified fluids (shear layers, wakes, boundary layers, etc.), energy budget analysis, and parameterizations of geophysical turbulence. Additional topics may include fossil turbulence theory and vortex-internal wave decomposition in strongly stratified turbulence.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CEE 6550 or second course in fluid mechanics or permission of instructor.

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19095 CEE 7360   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person