Meteorology and Climatology University of Tsukuba
Elementary course about the general circulation of the atomosphere and the energy budget, mechanism of climate and and climate change, weather forecasting and precipitation, interactions of the atmospheric environment and human activities.
Students learn the fundamentals in Meteorology and Climatology by this class
Competence of Academic knowledge will be fulfilled.
Basic knowledge of mathematics and physics is required.
Grade is evaluated by reports and final exam.
Because of COVID19, the first class will be 4/29 by remote lecture. The detail will be informed later. Students need to regist in manaba before starting class.There are four instructors for this class.(4/29) Introduction to Atmospheric Science (H. Tanaka)(5/13) General circulation of the atmosphere 1 (H. Tanaka)(5/20) General circulation of the atmosphere 2 (H. Tanaka)(5/23) Climate classification (Y. Kamae)(5/27) Global energy balance (Y. Kamae)(6/03) Hydrological cycle and ocean circulation (Y. Kamae)(6/10) Climate variability and change (Y. Kamae)(6/13) Numerical Weather prediction 1 (M. Matsueda)(6/17) Numerical Weather prediction 2 (M. Matsueda)(6/24) Numerical Weather prediction 3 (M. Matsueda)(7/01) Numerical Weather prediction 4 (M. Matsueda)(7/08) Paleoclimate reconstruction (M. Harada)(7/15) Climate over geological timescales (M. Harada)(7/22) Climate and biological evolution (M. Harada)(7/29) Final exam or report (to be announced by Harada)The teachers might change.
Online Course Requirement
Tanaka Hiroshi,Matsueda Mio,Kamae Yoichi,Harada Mariko,Namura Yusuke
Students need to register teams of this class. Refer to the time tables by each instructor.
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Contact person: Tanaka Hiroshi
Email address: email@example.com
Link to the syllabus provided by the university