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2014-2015 University Catalog 
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EAPS 22500 - Science Of The Atmosphere

Credit Hours: 3.00. An overview of the physics and dynamics of the atmosphere. Quantitative study of the energy balance of the atmosphere, condensation and precipitation processes, atmospheric motion and global circulation, severe storms, atmospheric chemistry. Contemporary issues such as human impact on climate, ozone depletion, numerical weather prediction and climate simulation, and modern measurement systems. Not available to students with credit in EAPS 22100 . Intended for Science and Engineering majors only. Prior course work in calculus is required. Typically offered Spring.