Physics 4300
Advanced Physical Oveanography


 Instructor: Dr. Iakov Afanassiev

 

Evaluation Scheme (no supplemental exam!):


Textbook:

Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, 2nd Edition Volume 101
Physical and Numerical Aspects

By Benoit Cushman-Roisin  &  Jean-Marie Beckers

Copyright 2011 Academic Press  ISBN: 978-0-12-088759-0

 

Older edition of this book can be used as well:

 

Benoit Cushman-Roisin, Introduction to geophysical fluid dynamics, Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1994.

 

Supplementary Text:

 

 Introduction to Physical Oceanography, Robert H. Stewart, 2003.
You can use this open source electronic textbook for free (see link above and download a copy).


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