Earth System Science : Earth system science examines the complex interactions among the atmosphere, biosphere, geosphere and hydrosphere. It focuses on physical, chemical, and biological processes that extend over spatial scales ranging from microns to the size of planetary orbits, and spans time scales from fractions of a second to billions of years.
Terms: Winter 2011
Instructors: William Minarik, Frederic Fabry, Michel F Lapointe (Winter)
- 3 hours lecture
- Restriction: Not open to students who are taking or have taken ATOC 104 or GEOG 104 or EPSC 104.