ESCI 801 (01) - Quantitative Methods in Earth Sciences

Methods in Earth Science

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   1  
CRN: 52659
Introduces quantitative tools necessary for upper level Earth Science courses. Incudes basic statistical descriptions of spatially and temporally varying data, curve fitting, and time-series analysis with emphasis on atmospheric, oceanic and terrestrial data sets. Students learn to construct simple numerical models of Earth Systems. Instruction in data and analysis and modeling in Matlab. Prereq: Calculus and at least one 500 or 600 level undergraduate Earth Science course; or permission.
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Instructors: James Pringle

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm JAMS 254
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 M 1:10pm - 3:30pm JAMS 221