ATOC5051, Spring 2010

Intro to Physical Oceanography, or Notions for the Motions of the Oceans

Reading Assignment 12

This final reading assignment covers equatorial waves and El Nino.

  1. Tomczak and Godfrey's Regional Oceanography: An Introduction, Chapter 19.
  2. Cushman-Roisin and Beckers's Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Chapter 21.
  3. Chapter 14 of Robert H. Stewart's Introduction to Physical Oceanography.

The reading quiz is due by class time. It can be accessed through CULearn.

Optional additional reading may be useful for the assignment: