Physical Oceanography  (191134)
Japanese
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Course  :  Master's Course
Subject Type  :  Type 1 Subject
Instructor  :  Associate Professor AIKI, Hidenori
Professor ISHIZAKA, Joji
Credits  :  2
Class schedule  :  Tue.   4th
Classroom  :  Lecture Room 301/Common Building, Graduate School of Environmental Studies
 
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 Reduced-gravity model
6 Internal gravity wave, inertial oscillation
7 Rossby wave, quasi-geostrophic dynamics
8 Sverdrup circulation, eddy viscosity
9 Subduction, air-sea fluxes
10 Multiple equilibrium of thermohaline circulation
11-12 Satellite remote sensing
13-14 Lower trophic ecosystem
15 Marine biogeochemical cycle
Grading Criteria
Course Textbook
Recommended Reference Books, Other Study Material, and notes
Language in class
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▪ Oral explanations :
▪ Questions in English :
e-mail address / Tel No / Room of Instructor(s)
 
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