Paleoclimatology: Data, Modeling, and Theory (ATMS/OCN/ESS 589)

ATMS/OCN/ESS 589

3 credits

Instructor(s):

Location: ATG 154

Schedule: T/Th 10:30 -11:50

Department: PCC

Quarter: Fall

Evidence for past changes in land and sea surface temperature, in precipitation and atmospheric dynamics, and in ocean circulation: both long and interannual timescales. Paleoclimate modeling and theory. Time series analysis and climate noise. Rapid climate change. Statistical reconstruction of interannual variability.

Offered Fall 2013 (NOT Spring 2013)