Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2017/2018
Belonging course: 
Course of Bachelor's Degree Programme on NAUTICAL, AERONAUTICAL AND METEO-OCEANOGRAPHIC SCIENCES
Disciplinary sector: 
OCEANOGRAPHY AND PHYSICS OF THE ATMOSPHERE (GEO/12)
Language: 
Italian
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
3
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
Second semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

Italian

Course description

Prerequisites

Basics knowledge of Maths and Physics, oceanography and Meteorology

Syllabus

Teaching Methods

Frontal lessons.

Textbooks

"Essential of Meteorology: an invitation to the Atmosphere" di G. Donald Ahrens.
Third Edition - PDF ONLINE -

Guide to Instruments and Methods of Observation Volume I – Measurement of Meteorological Variables
WMO

ENCYLOPEDIA OF OCEAN SCIENCES: MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES, SENSORS AND PLATFORMS
Editor STEVE A. THORPE - PDF ONLINE -

METEOROLOGICAL MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS
Fred V. Brock; Scott J. Richardson
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
- PDF ONLINE -

Collana "Meteorologia" di Andrea Corigliano (Ronca Editore).
Volume 1: L'atmosfera: costituzione, struttura e proprietà
Volume 2: Gli elementi meteorologici principali
Volume 3: Le masse d'aria e le loro caratteristiche fisiche
Volume 4: La circolazione atmosferica: dalla grande scala al mediterraneo

“Introduction to Physical Oceanography” Robert Stewart
Texas A&M University - PDF ONLINE -

"Descriptive Physical oceanography: an introduction, di Talley, Pickard, Emery, Swift

W.J. Emery, R.E. Thomson, Data analysis methods in physical oceanography, Pergamon.

Introduzione all'analisi degli errori. Lo studio delle incertezze nelle misure fisiche
Taylor
ZANICHELLI

Parte del materiale didattico (dispense in formato pdf e ppt) è fornito durante il corso dal docente.

Learning assessment

The exam consists of an oral examination aiming at veryfying the achievement of the previously defined educational goals.
Successful candidates must achieve a minimum evaluation of 18/30.
The autonomous capacity of reading and comprehension, the clarity and mastery of argumentations will also be evaluated.

More information

Lectures are in Italian. The professors are fluent in English and are available to interact with students in English, also during the examination

Mutuazioni