Course Descriptions

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METR 470 : Meteorological and Oceanic Observing Techniques and Systems

Prerequisites: METR 201 or OCN 200, or GEOG 101 and GEOG 103; and METR 410 or OCN 420 or GEOG 313 or GEOG 314; or consent of instructor.
Description: Operation, design, and calibration of atmospheric and oceanic monitoring instruments. Experience with instrument types, data processing, and techniques applied to problems in atmospheric pollution, global weather, and dynamical oceanography. Classwork, 1 unit; laboratory and fieldwork, 1 unit. This course is offered as METR 470, OCN 470, and GEOG 607. Students may not repeat the course under an alternate prefix.
Units: 2
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