Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5068. Ocean Fluid Dynamics

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: None.

Grading Basis: Graded

Physical processes controlling the circulation and mixing of the ocean focusing on small scale processes with short time scales. Topics include fundamental fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, turbulence, waves, wave-current interactions, and air-sea interaction.

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