have gained detailed knowledge about the earth’s climate on a global and regional scale.
have knowledge and be able to apply methods to classify climate
be able to use statistical methods on large amount of meteorological data to extract climatological information.
understand transport processes within the climate system as a result of classical physics
Regional climate, classification of climate types (Köppen, Hendl), general circulation and its connection to conservation of energy and momentum for system earth/atmosphere. Statistical evaluation of meteorological observations, measures of central tendency, measures of dispersion, distributions, Gauss distribution, Weibull distribution, probability analysis, regression analysis, correlations, homogenisations of time series of data, trend analysis, urban effects.
Lectures, exercises in statistical analysis, home assignment
week 30, 2014
Klimatologisk statistik med övningsuppgifter
Utgiven vid Inst. f. geovetenskaper, Uppsala universitet,