Tags: Dynamical systems

Series (1-2 of 2)

  1. Introduction to the Mathematics of Climate

    07 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Richard McGehee

    This course will investigate the following questions from a mathematical perspective. What determines the Earth's surface temperature? Why does the carbon dioxide in the atmosphere affect the climate? How do changes in the Earth's orbital parameters change the climate? Why has the Earth...

  2. Deriving the Shallow Water Model in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

    01 Jan 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Christopher KRT Jones

    These collected lectures go over key concepts in the derivation shallow water model as a conceptual model for ocean dynamics.  The attached PDF notes in the supporting documents expand on these lectures. This short lecture series was part of the MCRN Mathematics of Climate Modelling...