814104 Meteorology

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Weiss, Peter , Rieder, Harald , Eitzinger, Josef
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Structure of the atmosphere, meteorological parameters - diurnal and annual variations, global distribution, thermodynamics of the atmosphere, energybalances - components and applications in the local, regional and global scale, water cycle, dynamics, climate and weather analysis and forecast.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Waken awareness of the beauty, complexity and fragility of our atmosphere. Raise understanding for processes in the atmosphere and their importance in everyday life. Teach the basics of meteorology, that enable students to understand which problems require the consideration of meteorological aspects and when meteorological expertise needs to be sought. Learn to handle basic tools for quantitative analysis and calculations.
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