Oceanography 423, Spring 2009
Ocean Circulation and Climate

Instructor: LuAnne Thompson
Email: luanne@u.washington.edu

Office: Ocean Sciences Building 317
Office Hours: by appointment
Telephone: 543-9965

Meeting Times and Locations

Tuesday-Thursdays 9:30-10:50 Ocean Sciences Building 410

We will move to Ocean Sciences Building 410 on Thursday April 9.

Syllabus

IPCC Working Group 1 Report

Readings for Projects from IPCC report

Project instructions


Project Topics and Order of presentation

Hurricanes Tom Broomfield 5/19
Hurricanes
Read the Articles in this document entitled 'Global warming may be homing in on atlantic hurricanes' and
'Uncertainty in hurricanes and global warming'.

Tropical Atlantic Variability: Kylie Nguyen 5/19
Tropical Atlantic Variability
This is an updated paper, read abstract, introduction, conclusions and sections 4,5 and 6.
Pacific Decadal Oscillation: Naoko Kadaeda 5/21
Pacific Decadal Oscillation
Abrupt climate change and the MOC: LuAnne Thompson 5/21
Abrupt Climate Change

Arctic Change: Nathan Griffith 5/26
Arctic Change
Monsoons: Elizabeth McHugh 5/26
Monsoons and ENSO


Salinity Change: Katie Jung 5/28
Salinity Changes
Sea Level Rise: Brian Min 5/28
Sea level Rise and global warming
Riley Linder: North Atlantic Change 6/4
North Atlantic Change

Matlab tutorials


Announcements
March 30 2009, 11:37 AM
Announcements
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