Fundamentals of Physics and Chemistry of the Atmosphere (2nd Edition)

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eBook details

  • Author: Guido Visconti
  • File Size: 12571 KB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 814 pages
  • Publisher: Springer; 2 edition (June 1, 2016)
  • Publication Date: June 1, 2016
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01GHA4IQ8
  • ISBN-10: 3319294474, 3319805754
  • ISBN-13: 9783319294476, 9783319294490, 9783319805757
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This ebook, Fundamentals of Physics and Chemistry of the Atmosphere 2nd Edition (PDF), is an initial course to the physics and chemistry of the atmosphere and to environment characteristics. It covers the fundamentals in fluid characteristics, thermodynamics, chemistry and radiation and describes the most appealing issues that presently exist in the research study of the environments of the Earth and worlds. A specific effort is made to technique the various subjects intuitively. Among the styles covered are the latest development worrying the chemistry of contaminated troposphere, the worldwide warming issue, and mayhem and nonlinear theory.

The book is nearly totally reworded in contrast to the older edition, with a more sensible company of the chapters. The fundamentals of thermodynamics, fluid characteristics, radiation and chemistry are presented in the initially 6 chapters, consisting of a brand-new chapter on remote picking up. Also there is an extra chapter on geoengineering. A considerable addition to the 2nd edition, at the end of every chapter, are examples where the subjects presented in the chapter are additional gone over with application to classical issues or brand-new research study products. Most of these examples are accompanied by computer system programs. The most essential updates handle the techniques to examine GCM, the theory of the basic blood circulation, the comprehensive conversation of the city troposphere and the mayhem and nonlinear phenomena.


The ebook should have an especially favorable gratitude in view not just of its fundamental quality and clinical rigor, however likewise of the intense concept of the author to combine, into a unified context, the description of the laws of atmosphere as an outcome of otherwise inseparable components… this ebook is extremely suggested as expansive and helpful book of university courses of climatic physics and chemistry. Its initial preparation will definitely promote the attention of trainees and readers.” — A. Longretto, Il Nuovo Cimento, January, 2003

A big part of the book is devoted to climatic characteristics. Climate, radiation and chemistry are dealt with each in 2 chapters. As given up the beginning, the ebook stemmed from an 1989 Italian popular science book and was ultimately reworded as a book along the lectures of the author in Environmental Science… This ebook … uses a grand trip through a complicated field.” — C. Kessler, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 12 (1), 2003


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