Introduction to Atmospheric Science

Video Lectures

Displaying all 41 video lectures.
I. Introduction and Earth system
Lecture 1
Introduction to Atmospheric Science
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Introduction to Atmospheric Science
Lecture 2
Atmosphere - A Brief Survey: Pressure, Temperature and Chemical composition)
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Atmosphere - A Brief Survey: Pressure, Temperature and Chemical composition)
Lecture 3
Atmosphere - A Brief Survey: Vertical structure of the atmosphere
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Atmosphere - A Brief Survey: Vertical structure of the atmosphere
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Vertical structure of atmosphere contd ... and The Earth system - Oceans
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Vertical structure of atmosphere contd ... and The Earth system - Oceans
Lecture 5
The Earth system – Oceans Contd... and Marine biosphere
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The Earth system – Oceans Contd... and Marine biosphere
Lecture 6
The Earth system – Hydrological cycle
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The Earth system – Hydrological cycle
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The Earth system – Hydrological cycle contd ... and Carbon cycle
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The Earth system – Hydrological cycle contd ... and Carbon cycle
II. Atmospheric Thermodynamics
Lecture 8
The Earth system – Carbon cycle contd..., and Carbon in the oceans Earth's crust
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The Earth system – Carbon cycle contd..., and Carbon in the oceans Earth's crust
Lecture 9
The Earth system -- Carbon in the oceans Earth's crust
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The Earth system -- Carbon in the oceans Earth's crust
Lecture 10
Atmospheric Thermodynamics- Introduction
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Atmospheric Thermodynamics- Introduction
Lecture 11
The hydrostatic equation
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The hydrostatic equation
Lecture 12
Hypsometric equation and pressure at sea level
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Hypsometric equation and pressure at sea level
Lecture 13
Basic Thermodynamics
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Basic Thermodynamics
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Concept of air parcel and dry adiabatic lapse rate
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Concept of air parcel and dry adiabatic lapse rate
Lecture 15
Potential temperature
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Potential temperature
Lecture 16
Skew-T ln-P chart
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Skew-T ln-P chart
Lecture 17
Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
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Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
Lecture 18
Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
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Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
Lecture 19
Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
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Problems using Skew-T ln-P chart
Lecture 20
Lifting Condensation Level (LCL)
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Lifting Condensation Level (LCL)
Lecture 21
Lifting condensation level Contd...
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Lifting condensation level Contd...
Lecture 22
Saturated Adiabatic and Psuedo-adiabatic processes
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Saturated Adiabatic and Psuedo-adiabatic processes
III. Radiative Transfer
Lecture 23
Equivalent potential temperature and wet bulb potential temperature
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Equivalent potential temperature and wet bulb potential temperature
Lecture 24
Normand's rule - Chinook winds
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Normand's rule - Chinook winds
Lecture 25
Problems on Chinook wind and static stability
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Problems on Chinook wind and static stability
Lecture 26
Static stability-Brunt-Visala frequency
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Static stability-Brunt-Visala frequency
Lecture 27
Conditional and convective instability
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Conditional and convective instability
Lecture 28
Static stability - Problems using radiosonde data and skew T ln P chart
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Static stability - Problems using radiosonde data and skew T ln P chart
Lecture 29
The second law of thermodynamics – Clausius Clapeyron relation
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The second law of thermodynamics – Clausius Clapeyron relation
Lecture 30
Clausius Clapeyron relation contd..
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Clausius Clapeyron relation contd..
Lecture 31
Atmospheric radiation – Radiation laws
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Atmospheric radiation – Radiation laws
IV. Atmospheric Dynamics
Lecture 32
Planck's distribution and Inverse square law
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Planck's distribution and Inverse square law
Lecture 33
Physics of scattering, emmision and absorption
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Physics of scattering, emmision and absorption
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Physics of scattering, emmision and absorption contd...
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Physics of scattering, emmision and absorption contd...
Lecture 35
Radiative Transfer Equation – Derivation
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Radiative Transfer Equation – Derivation
V. Atmospheric Boundary Layer
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Radiative Transfer Equation contd..
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Radiative Transfer Equation contd..
Lecture 37
Radiative heating profiles of the atmosphere
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Radiative heating profiles of the atmosphere
VI. Climate Dynamics
Lecture 38
Climate Dynamics – Introduction
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Climate Dynamics – Introduction
Lecture 39
Climate sensitivity and feedback
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Climate sensitivity and feedback
Lecture 40
Climate change
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Climate change
Lecture 41
Atmospheric dynamics
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Atmospheric dynamics