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2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEOG 613 - Meteorological processes for wind energy (3cr.)

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
This course explores the fundamental concepts of meteorology that are needed to understand onshore, offshore, and airborne wind energy. Topics include: forces affecting winds; terrain and land-use effects; air turbulence; numerical modeling; wind power and energy from turbines; and wind measurement technologies.
Allowed Units: 3 Grading Basis: Student Option
Crosslisted: Crosslisted with MAST 613 .