Physics of the Atmosphere and Climate (BOK)

Murry L. Salby

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Murry Salby's new book provides an integrated treatment of the processes controlling the Earth-atmosphere system, developed from first principles through a balance of theory and applications. This book builds on Salby's previous book, Fundamentals of Atmospheric Physics. The scope has been expanded into climate, with the presentation streamlined for undergraduates in science, mathematics and engineering. Advanced material, suitable for graduate students and as a resource for researchers, has been retained but distinguished from the basic development. The book provides a conceptual yet quantitative understanding of the controlling influences, integrated through theory and major applications. It leads readers through a methodical development of the diverse physical processes that shape weather, global energetics and climate. End-of-chapter problems of varying difficulty develop student knowledge and its quantitative application, supported by answers and detailed solutions online for instructors.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2011 Forfatter Murry L. Salby
Forlag
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
ISBN 9780521767187
Antall sider 718 Dimensjoner 21,5cm x 25,3cm x 4cm
Vekt 1400 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Meteorology & climatology, Atmospheric physics