The Global Carbon Cycle and Climate (ATMS/OCN/ESS 588)

ATMS/OCN/ESS 588

3 credits

Instructor(s):

UW Website: http://courses.washington.edu/pcc588/

Location: OCN 425

Schedule: TTh 12:00-1:20

Department: Program on Climate Change

Quarter: Winter

Oceanic and terrestrial biogeochemical processes controlling atmospheric CO2 and other greenhouse gases. Records of past changes in the earth's carbon cycle from geological, oceanographic and terrestrial archives. Anthropogenic perturbations to cycles. Develop simple box models, discuss results of complex models.