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Edouard Léopold Davin: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2016

Name Dr. Edouard Léopold Davin
Address
Institut für Atmosphäre und Klima
ETH Zürich, CHN N 12.3
Universitätstrasse 16
8092 Zürich
SWITZERLAND
Telephone+41 44 632 80 77
E-mailedouard.davin@env.ethz.ch
DepartmentEnvironmental Systems Science
RelationshipLecturer

NumberTitleECTSHoursLecturers
701-1251-00LLand-Climate Dynamics Information 3 credits2GS. I. Seneviratne, E. L. Davin
AbstractThe purpose of this course is to provide fundamental background on the role of land surface processes (vegetation, soil moisture dynamics, land energy and water balances) for the climate system. The course consists of 2 contact hours per week, including 2 computer exercises.
ObjectiveThe students can understand the role of land processes and associated feedbacks for the climate system.
Lecture notesPowerpoint slides will be made available
Prerequisites / NoticePrerequisites: Introductory lectures in atmospheric and climate science
Atmospheric physics -> http://www.vvz.ethz.ch/Vorlesungsverzeichnis/lerneinheitPre.do?lerneinheitId=61924&semkez=2009W&lang=en
and/or
Climate systems -> http://www.vvz.ethz.ch/Vorlesungsverzeichnis/lerneinheitPre.do?lerneinheitId=57794&semkez=2009S&lang=en