Physical Oceanography  (191134)
Japanese
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Course  :  Master's Course
Subject Type  :  Type 1 Subject
Instructor  :  Associate Professor AIKI, Hidenori
Credits  :  2
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Objective
Contents
1 Introduction
2 Wind-driven circulation and thermohaline circulation
3 Air-sea interaction, vertical mixing, bottom topography
4 Satellite and in-situ observations, moored and drift buoys
5 Governing equations for fluid motions
6 Density-coordinates and
7 Reduced-gravity model
8 Internal gravity wave, inertial oscillation
9 Rossby wave, quasi-geostrophic dynamics
10 Sverdrup circulation, eddy viscosity
11 Subduction, Ekman spiral
12 Multiple equilibrium of thermohaline circulation
13 Baroclinic instability
14 Energy budget
15 Equatorial wave
Grading Criteria
Course Textbook
Recommended Reference Books, Other Study Material, and notes
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