Global Carbon Cycle and Climate (PCC 588)

ATM S/OCEAN/ESS 588

3 credits

Instructor(s):

Location: ATG 610

Schedule: TTh 12-1:20

Department: Program on Climate Change

Quarter: Winter

Oceanic and terrestrial biogeochemical processes controlling atmospheric CO2 and other greenhouse gases. Records of past changes in the earth' s carbon cycle from geological, oceanographic and terrestrial archives. Anthropogenic perturbations to cycles. Develop simple box models, discuss results of complex models.