ATOC5051, Fall 2008
Intro to Physical Oceanography, or Notions for the Motions of the Oceans
Reading Assignment 5
This reading assignment covers vorticity and potential vorticity dynamics..
- Geoff Vallis's Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 4.
- Joe Pedlosky's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 2.
The reading quiz is due by 11AM (class time) on 10/14. It can be accessed through CULearn.
Optional additional reading may be useful for the assignment: