Physical principles are illustrated with the aid of the simplest existing models, and the computer methods are shown in juxtaposition with the equations to which they apply. It explores contemporary topics of climate dynamics and equatorial dynamics, including the Greenhouse Effect, global warming, and the El Nino Southern Oscillation. Combines both physical and numerical aspects of geophysical fluid dynamics into a single affordable volume Explores contemporary topics such as the Greenhouse Effect, global warming and the El Nino Southern Oscillation Biographical and historical notes at the ends of chapters trace the intellectual development of the field Recipient of the Wernaers Prize, awarded each year by the National Fund for Scientific Research of Belgium FNR-FNRS. His teaching includes a series of introductory, mid-level, and advanced courses in environmental engineering. He has also developed new courses in sustainable design and industrial ecology. Cushman-Roisin holds a B.
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These are the ADCP currentmeter, satellite i Recensioner i media " I would recommend this book to advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and others for self-study or reference. The physics underlying the different phenomena of interest to geophysical fluid dynamics is concisely explained.
Several problems, questions and exercises are given at the end of each chapter. I highly recommend this to undergraduate students, however, graduate students will also benefit from the material presented. His teaching includes a series of introductory, mid-level, and advanced courses in environmental engineering. He has also developed new courses in sustainable design and industrial ecology. Cushman-Roisin holds a B. He is the author of two books and numerous refereed publications on various aspects of environmental fluid mechanics.
In addition to his appointment at Dartmouth College, Prof. Cushman-Roisin maintains an active consultancy in environmental aspects of fluid mechanics and energy efficiency He is co-founder of e2fuel LLC, a startup dedicated to aviation and trucking fuel from clean sources. He is the founding editor of Environmental Fluid Mechanics.
Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
Introduction to geophysical fluid dynamics