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Planetary atmospheres

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The emphasis of this book is on comparative aspects of planetary atmospheres, generally meaning comparison with the Earth, including atmospheric composition, thermal structure, cloud properties, dynamics, weather and climate, and aeronomy. The goal is to look for common processes at work under different boundary conditions in order to reach a fundamental understanding of the physics of atmospheres. As part of a general Physics course, the material is chosen to emphasise certain aspects tha...

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Published
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Atmos Ocean & Planet Physics
Oxford college:
Jesus College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Place of publication:
Oxford
Publication date:
2010-08-05
ISBN:
9780199547425
Language:
English
Pubs id:
1173921
Local pid:
pubs:1173921
Deposit date:
2021-04-27

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