OC680 Course materials for Winter 2016

Syllabus: [PDF]

Lecture notes:

Contents [Mar 22]

1: Preliminaries [Mar 22]

2: Convective Instability [Mar 22]

3: Shear Instability [Mar 22]

4: Vortex Instabilities [Mar 22]

5: Buoyancy effects [Mar 22]

6: Viscosity effects [Mar22]

7: Viscous, diffusive, stratified shear flow [Mar22]

8: Rotating flow [Mar 22]

9, 10: Summary and Beyond [Mar 22]

Homework [Mar 22]

THE WHOLE THING! [Mar 29]

Find an error or typo? Please let me know! Thanks. Bill Smyth


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