OCP 4002 Physical Oceanography 3
MAC 2311, and either PHY 2048, PHY 2048L or PHY 2053, PHY 2053L.
introduction to concepts in physical oceanography. Topics include: observation
of temperature, salinity, density, and currents; wind- driven and geostrophic
currents/ density-driven circulation; upwelling; surface waves, tides, and
internal waves; air/sea interaction; and waves and coastal processes.