Complexity in Environmental Systems

Course Type: 
ES
Code: 
7160
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
4
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

This interdisciplinary course explores mathematical methods for quantitative analysis and modeling of complex nonlinear environmental systems. The course introduces the concepts and tools for analyzing and modeling: scaling in space and time, feedback, and self-organization in environmental systems including: ecology, hydrology, global climate change, and geodynamical systems. Two hours lecture and two hours lab are combined.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Environmental Sciences - PHD.