Observations of Large-Scale Ocean Circulation

Course Number: 
SIO 220
Course Description: 

General circulation of the oceans; tropical, subtropical, and high-latitude current systems of the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans and marginal seas; ocean heat flux and thermohaline circulations; observational basis of large-scale dynamics.

Prerequisites: 
graduate standing or consent of instructor. (S/U grades permitted.)
Number of Units: 
4