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Dynamical forecast methods - NMET024
Title in English: Dynamické předpovědní metody
Guaranteed by: Department of Atmospheric Physics (32-KFA)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2016
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 7
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/2 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: doc. RNDr. Tomáš Halenka, CSc.
Mgr. Michal Belda, Ph.D.
Mgr. Peter Huszár, Ph.D.
Classification: Physics > Meteorology and Climatology
Annotation -
Last update: T_KMOP (25.04.2001)
Numerical weather prediction, mathematical and physical principles of the atmospheric modelling methods.
Aim of the course -
Last update: HALENKA/MFF.CUNI.CZ (01.05.2008)

The main objective of the subject is to introduce basic principles of atmospheric modelling and numerical weather prediction models. The subject provides overview on methods used in numerical weather prediction and atmospheric modelling as well as practical training with basic types of the models.

Course completion requirements - Czech
Last update: doc. RNDr. Tomáš Halenka, CSc. (15.10.2017)

Zápočet - uděluje se za účast, práci s meteorologickými modely a seminární prací-prezentací výsledků analyzovaného problému. Je podmínkou ke zkoušce, která je ústní.

Literature -
Last update: HALENKA/MFF.CUNI.CZ (05.05.2008)

(1) W. Haltiner: Numerical prediction and dynamic meteorology (1980)

(2) Curry, Webster: Thermodynamics of Atmospheres & Oceans (Academic Press, London, 1999)

(3) Holton: An Introduction to dynamic meteorology, Fourth Edition (Academic Press, New York, 2004)

(4) F. Mesinge, A. Arakawa:Čislennyje metody ispolzujemyje v atmosfernych moděljach I (1976, resp.1979)

(5) Kasahara (ed.) Čislennyje metody ispolzujemyje v atmosfernych moděljach II (1979, resp. 1982)

(6) Chang (ed.) General circulation models of the atmosphere (1977)

(7) Gill: Atmosphere - Ocean Dynamics (Academic Press, New York, 1982)

(8) Trenberth: Climate System Modeling (Cambridge University Press, 1992)

Teaching methods -
Last update: HALENKA/MFF.CUNI.CZ (05.05.2008)

lectures with excercises

Requirements to the exam - Czech
Last update: doc. RNDr. Tomáš Halenka, CSc. (13.10.2017)

Učivo v rozsahu přednášené látky, vybraných částí doporučené literatury a prezentací, ústní forma.

Syllabus -
Last update: doc. RNDr. Tomáš Halenka, CSc. (06.05.2004)

I. Introduction on weather prediction and climate modelling.

II. Numerical models of the atmosphere.

III. Primitive equation.

IV. Wave motion in the atmosphere.

V. Parameterization of boundary layer.

VI. Parameterization of water.

VII. Parameterization of radiation.

VIII. Objective analysis and initialization.

IX. Boundary condition in LAM.

 
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