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Semana
1
4 horas para concluir

1A - The Mediterranean: a model of an ocean - Temperature, salinity and pressure.

5 vídeos (Total 59 mín.), 13 leituras, 1 teste
5 videos
1.2.1 Video Introduction: Vertical profiles for T and S on the Catalan coast, NW Mediterranean.11min
1.2.2 Video Vertical stability12min
13 leituras
Introduction10min
Course structure10min
1. Introduction to the module 1 (A and B)10min
1.1 The Mediterranean: a model of an ocean - Temperature, salinity and pressure10min
1.1.1 Temperature10min
1.1.2 Salinity10min
1.1.3 Pressure10min
1.1.4 Density and the T/S diagram10min
1.2 The annual hydrographic cycle opposite Barcelona10min
1.2.1 Vertical profiles for T and S on the Catalan coast, NW Mediterranean.10min
1.2.2 Vertical stability10min
1.2.3 Stability gains and losses10min
1.2.4 The construction and destruction of the thermocline10min
1 exercício prático
Quiz 1A30min
Semana
2
3 horas para concluir

1B - The Mediterranean: a model of an ocean - Water masses and circulation

4 vídeos (Total 66 mín.), 8 leituras, 1 teste
8 leituras
1.3 The formation of dense water and water masses10min
1.4 The Mediterranean a model of an ocean10min
1.4.1 The Mediterranean, a negative estuary10min
1.4.2 The circulation of the Mediterranean's main masses of water10min
1.5 Fundamental concepts of marine dynamics10min
1.5.1 The “pressure gradient force”10min
1.5.2 The Coriolis Force10min
1.5.3 Dynamic topography and geostrophic circulation10min
1 exercício prático
Quiz 1B30min
Semana
3
6 horas para concluir

2. The Global Ocean

12 vídeos (Total 151 mín.), 18 leituras, 1 teste
12 videos
2.1.4 Video: Vertical structure by density. Intrusions and intermediate waters7min
2.2.1 Video Circulation, water masses and the internal structure of the oceans. Geostrophy or how ocean structure reflects circulation and how the circulation affects structure14min
2.2.3 Video Wind-induced circulation. Ekman and upwelling.13min
2.3.1 Video Instabilities. Inertial motion. Mesoscale.10min
2.3.2 Video Deep and intermediate water formation18min
2.3.3 Video Climate impact. Heat distribution on the planet. Hidden heat.13min
2.3.4 Video Non-linearity and instabilities: Niños and Niñas14min
2.4.1 Video A three-dimensional environment, with little or no visibility and no fixed references12min
2.4.2 Video A sea full of life: the pelagic and benthic environments. Near to and far from the coast. In light and darkness.13min
18 leituras
2. Introduction Planet Earth is also 'planet water'10min
2.1.The Global Ocean10min
2.1.1 From the Mediterranean to the ocean. Changing scales past Gibraltar10min
2.1.2 Water cycle on the planet10min
2.1.3 The confinement of the ocean and the freedom of the atmosphere. Exchanges of energy and evaporation. Heating and cooling. Consequences of ocean dynamics.10min
2.1.4 Vertical structure by density. Intrusions and intermediate waters10min
Introduction Ocean Circulation10min
2.2.1 Circulation, water masses and te internal structure of the oceans. Geostrophy or how ocean structure reflects circulation and how the circulation affects structure10min
2.2.2 Thermohaline circulation. Water transport and the conveyor belt10min
2.2.3 Wind-induced circulation. Ekman and upwelling.10min
2.3 Introduction Other scales of motion10min
2.3.1 Instabilities. Inertial motion. Mesoscale.10min
2.3.2 Deep and intermediate water formation10min
2.3.3 Climate impact. Heat distribution on the planet. Hidden heat.10min
2.3.4 Non-linearity and instabilities: Niños and Niñas10min
2.4 Introduction The ocean as an environment. A sea full of life10min
2.4.1 A three-dimensional environment, with little or no visibility and no fixed references10min
2.4.2 A sea full of life: the pelagic and benthic environments. Near to and far from the coast. In light and darkness.10min
1 exercício prático
Quiz 230min
Semana
4
2 horas para concluir

3A. Satellite oceanography: all eyes on the planet (I)

4 vídeos (Total 22 mín.), 9 leituras, 1 teste
9 leituras
3.1 What is remote sensing? Why do we want to observe the ocean from space?10min
3.1.1 Can we do something similar for the ocean?10min
3.1.2 Why do we want to use remote sensing for oceanography?10min
3.1.3 Advantages and disadvantages of ocean remote sensing10min
3.2 Electromagnetic radiation emitted and reflected by the ocean10min
3.2.1 Oceans and electromagnetic radiation10min
3.2.2 Sensing the ocean surface from a satellite10min
3.2.3 Sea Surface Temperature (SST)10min
3.2.4 Ocean colour10min
1 exercício prático
Quiz 3A30min
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por AAJan 2nd 2018

I enjoyed the learning process for this course. I definitely recommend it. This course is very interactive and quite interesting :)

por JQAug 1st 2017

Fun and interesting. A wonderful review (I'm an ex pilot)

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