ATOC5051, Fall 2008
Intro to Physical Oceanography, or Notions for the Motions of the Oceans
Reading Assignment 7
This reading assignment covers vorticity and potential vorticity.
- Geoff Vallis's Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 15.
- Cushman-Roisin and Beckers's Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 20.4-20.5.
The reading quiz is due by 11AM (class time) on 11/04. It can be accessed through CULearn.
Optional additional reading may be useful for the assignment: