Code: 
66356 
ECTS:  4.0 
Lecturers in charge: 
izv. prof. dr. sc.
Ivana Herceg Bulić  Lectures 
Lecturers: 
dr. sc.
Iva Međugorac
 Exercises 
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Description:  
Atmosphereocean system: Solar radiation. Temperature distribution. Greenhouse effect. Convection. Variability of radiative forcing and consequent horizontal gradients. Atmospheresea interaction. Characteristics of fluid in restEquation of state. Thermodynamic variables. Water vapour in atmosphere. Phase transitions. Fluid parcels in equilibrium (pressure gradient force, gravity), hydrostatic equation. Vertical structure of atmosphere and sea. Static stability, BruntVäisälä.frequency, potential temperature, potential density. Vertical profiles and their graphical presentation. Fluid in motionFluid parcel. Continuity equation. Equation of conservation of scalar quantity (humidity, salinity). Heat equation. Equation of motion, Coriolis force, viscosity effects (molecular, turbulent). Scales of motion. Boundary conditions (solid boundary, material boundary, internal boundary). 

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Prerequisit for:  
Examination : 
5. semester 
Mandatory course  Mandatory studij  Geophysics 