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Modern meteorology

Frank Waldo

Modern meteorology

an outline of the growth and present condition of some of its phases

by Frank Waldo

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Published by The Walter Scott Publishing Co., Charles Scribner"s Sons in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meteorology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Waldo ... With 112 illustrations.
    SeriesThe contemporary science series; ed. by Havelock Ellis, Contemporary science series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 460 p. ;
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17440216M
    OCLC/WorldCa21420518

    Title: Modern Meteorology. (Books on Science: Weather Study) Book Authors: Brunt, David: Review Author: Brooks, Charles F. Publication: The Scientific Monthly, Volume. CHAPTER 1 FUNDAMENTALS OF METEOROLOGY Meteorology is the study of atmospheric phenomena. This study consists of physics, chemistry, and dynamics of the Size: KB.

    The Weather Studies textbook, offered as an ebook with a print on demand option, includes 15 chapters exploring the atmosphere from an Earth-system perspective. In the sixth edition, AMS updated the science and case studies and added new photographs and line drawings. The meteorology we know today, came later still with the development of the computer in the late 20th century. It wasn't until the invention of sophisticated computer programs and numerical weather prediction (which was envisioned by Vilhelm Bjerknes, who is considered the father of modern meteorology) : Tiffany Means.

      The history of the growth and professionalization of American meteorology and its transformation into a physics- and mathematics-based scientific much of the first half of the twentieth century, meteorology was more art than science, dependent on an individual forecaster's lifetime of local experience. In Weather by the Numbers, Kristine Harper tells the story of the. Meteorology and Physiology in Early Modern Culture: Earthquakes, Human Identity, and Textual Representation provides the first sustained examination of the foundational set of early modern beliefs linking meteorology and physiology. This was a relationship so intimate and, to us, poetic that we have spent centuries assuming early moderns were.


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