EENV:443 Tropical Meteorology.

An in-depth exploration of the tropical atmosphere. Topics include the average state of the tropical atmosphere, tropical cyclones and large-scale oscillations, such as El Nino. Quantitative theories and examples are presented, as well as real-time events and case studies. Labs include data analysis and visualization. Prerequisites: EENV:240, MATH:111 and PHYS:204. 4 SH. 3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory/field hours. CC: Oral Intensive.