Physics of the atmosphere and climate [E-Book] / Murry L. Salby.
Salby, Murry L., (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012
1 online resource (xix, 666 pages)
englisch
9780521767187
9781139005265
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: 1. The Earth-atmosphere system; 2. Thermodynamics of gases; 3. The second law and its implications; 4. Heterogeneous systems; 5. Transformations of moist air; 6. Hydrostatic equilibrium; 7. Static stability; 8. Radiative transfer; 9. Aerosol and cloud; 10. Atmospheric motion; 11. Atmospheric equations of motion; 12. Large-scale motion; 13. The planetary boundary layer; 14. Atmospheric waves; 15. The general circulation; 16. Dynamic stability; 17. Influence of the ocean; 18. Interaction with the stratosphere.