Atmospheric Dynamics

Atmospheric Dynamics

by John Green
     
 

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In his book, John Green presents a unique personal insight into the fundamentals of fluid mechanics and atmospheric dynamics. Generations of students have benefited from his lectures, and this book, many years in the making, is the result of his wide teaching and research experience. John Green's book is an introduction to fluid mechanics in the atmosphere for… See more details below

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In his book, John Green presents a unique personal insight into the fundamentals of fluid mechanics and atmospheric dynamics. Generations of students have benefited from his lectures, and this book, many years in the making, is the result of his wide teaching and research experience. John Green's book is an introduction to fluid mechanics in the atmosphere for students and researchers that are already familiar with the subject, but who wish to extend their knowledge and philosophy beyond the currently popular development of conventional undergraduate instruction.

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'Written with wit, peppered with personal anecdotes, and illustrated with simple physical problems, this text is a pleasure to read and acts as a useful reference book as well.' Howard B. Bluestein, The Times Higher Education Supplement

'The book is certainly worth recommending for those specialized students and researchers who are prepared to walk the insightful path in search of a deeper knowledge of atmospheric dynamics under Green's illuminating guidance.' S. Bandhari, World Meteorological Organization Bulletin

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521616966
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Series:
Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.47(d)

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