MET 402 - Atmospheric Physics: Atmospheric Aerosol and Cloud Physics
2010-2011 Catalog Year
Application of fundamental physics and calculus to describe aerosol influences and cloud processes in the earth’s atmosphere. Knowledge on the importance of aerosol acting as cloud condensation nuclei and the physical processes involved in the growth of hydrometeors. Utilization of weather radar to probe the atmosphere in order to measure concentrations of aerosol and cloud particles.
PREREQ: MAT 220 and PHY 213 or instructor permission. OFFERED: Irregular CREDIT: 3