The Arctic climate system [E-Book] / Mark C. Serreze, Roger G. Barry.
Serreze, Mark C., (author)
Barry, Roger G., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2005
1 online resource (xvii, 385 pages)
Cambridge atmospheric and space science series
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Table of Contents:
  • The evolution of knowledge about the Arctic and its climate
  • Physical characteristics and basic climatic features
  • The basic atmospheric heat budget
  • The atmospheric circulation
  • The surface energy budget
  • Precipitation, net precipitation and river discharge
  • Arctic ocean
  • sea ice
  • climate interactions
  • Climate regimes of the Arctic
  • Modeling the Arctic climate system
  • Arctic paleoclimates
  • Recent climate variability, trends and the future.