**Atmospheric Convection**

by David J. Raymond

**Publisher**: New Mexico Tech 2009**Number of pages**: 224

**Description**:

A graduate course in the physics of atmospheric convection: Governing equations of fluid dynamics; Convection and turbulence; Thermodynamics of moist convection; Simple models of convection; Microphysics of convection; Convection and the environment.

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