The Climate System
GEOG 530
Spring 2013
Additional reading


WEEK READING for week
1
1 INTRO TO CLIMATOLOGY, THE ATMOSPHERE
Chapters 1 and 2

2 CLIMATE SYSTEM CONTROLS
Chapter 3

3 EFFECTS ON THE CLIMATE SYSTEM I
Chapter 4
Vecchi 2008
DiNezio et al. 2010 (optional)
4 EFFECTS ON THE CLIMATE SYSTEM II
Chapter 4
Bowman et al. 2009
Lean and Rind 2008
5 ENERGY, MATTER, MOMENTUM EXCHANGES I
Chapter 5
Livingston and Penn 2009
Ram et al. 2009
6 ENERGY, MATTER, MOMENTUM EXCHANGES II
Chapter 5
Hegerl and Solomon 2009

7 HYDRO CYCLE, WATER BALANCE
Chapter 6

Taylor et al. 2009
Saito et al. 2008
also see GRACE
8 GENERAL CIRCULATION, SECONDARY CIRC.
Chapter 7

Seidel et al. 2008

Toggweiler 2009 

Anderson et al. 2009 optional

9 CLIMATE CLASSIFICATION/AIR MASSES
Chapter 8
Diaz and Eischeid 2007
10 EXTRATROPICAL AND POLAR CLIMATES
Chapter 9
Rowland et al 2010
Kwok and Untersteiner 2011
11 TROPICAL AND SUBTROPICAL CLIMATES
Chapter 10
 
12 CLIMATE VARIABILITY AND CHANGE
Chapter 11
Perlwitz et al. 2009
Easterling and Wehner 2009
Leibmann et al. 2010  (optional)

13 CLIMATE OVER SPACE/TIME- TELECONNECTIONS
Chapter 13, pp. 321-328
Vernon-Kidd and Kiem 2009
Hoerling and Kumar 2003
14 CLIMATE MODELS
Chapter 13, 309-321
Mote et al. 2011
15 ANTHROPOGENIC CLIMATE CHANGE
Chapter 12

16 CLIMATE AND SOCIETY
Dawson et al. 2011
Overpeck and Udall 2011 (optional)
Reardon 2011 (optional)
Finucane 2009