EAS 3530

EAS 3530

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Covers thermohaline and wind-driven circulation and surface-ocean boundary-layer dynamics. Mathematical expressions for describing conservation of momentum, mass, and heat in a fluid are used to explain the ocean's responses to wind and buoyancy forcing.

When Offered Spring (offered alternate years).

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIOEE 1540/EAS 1540 or BIOEE 1560/EAS 1560 or equivalent, MATH 1120 or MATH 1920, and PHYS 1112 or PHYS 2207, or permission of instructor. 

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG, PBS-AS)

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17352 EAS 3530   LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS/BIOEE 1540 or EAS/BIOEE 1560 or equivalent, MATH 1120 or MATH 1920, and PHYS 2207 or PHYS 1112, or permission of instructor.