MTEOR 432: Instrumentation and Measurements
(2-2) Cr. 3. S.
Prereq: Credit or enrollment in MATH 266, PHYS 222
Principles of meteorological sensing and data analysis. Thermometry, barometry, hygrometry, anemometry, precipitation measurements, radiometry, radar, remote sensing, visibility, and cloud height. Calibration and measurement uncertainties. Digital signal processing. Field trip to the National Weather Service. Labs emphasize dataloggers and modern weather stations.