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atmo324-07-review2 - ATMO 324: Guide to the Final Exam...

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ATMO 324: Guide to the Final Exam (Nov. 5, 2007) Covering Chapters 3-6 Excluding 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.11, 4.6.1 ( Note: Equations in bold are particularly important .) Chapter 3: ( excluding 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, and 3.11) Atmospheric Radiative Transfer 3.1 Photons and Minority Constituents 3.2 The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation 3.4 Planck’s Law of blackbody emission 3.8 Heuristic Model of Radiative Equilibrium T s = n + 1 4 T e (Eq. 3.52) 3.9 Clouds and Radiation 3.10 Radiative-Convective Equilibrium Temperature Profiles 3.12 Observed Role of clouds in the Energy Balance of the Earth Chapter 4 : ( excluding 4.6.1) The Energy Balance of the Surface 4.1 Contact Point 4.2 The Surface Energy Budget " E t = G = R s # LE # SH #$ F eo (Eq. 4.1) Atmosphere, land, and ocean heat capacity eo eo s T C E = (Eq. 4.3) C o = w c w d w (Eq. 4.5) 4.3 Heat storage in soil 2 2 t T D t T T ! ! = ! ! (Eq. 4.9) 4.4 Radiative heating of the surface ) 0 ( ) 0 ( ) 0 ( ) 0 ( ! " ! " # + # = F F S S R s (Eq. 4.11) % (Eq. 4.11) 4.5 The Atmospheric Boundary Layer
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