AS 221: Boundary Layer Dynamics

Course Number and Title: AS 221 (Boundary Layer Dynamics)
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Number of Units: 3
Prerequisites: AS 201, AS 230

Course Description:
A course on the structure and dynamics of the atmospheric boundary layer, turbulent transfer of properties, and mathematical modeling of the boundary layer.


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