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Atmospheric Sciences
Chair: Allen Bell, EMS E402, (414) 229-4836
Coordinator: Clark Evans, EMS W401, (414) 229-4469; evans36@uwm.edu

******If you have any course questions or concerns please notify the office at (414) 229-4836 or email us at math-soc@uwm.edu.****** Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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ATM SCI-100: Survey of Meteorology (3 units; U ; NS+)

Concepts and principles of meteorology; cyclones, fronts, thunderstorms, tornadoes, air pollution, and climate. Interpretation of weather maps, charts, and forecasts. 2 hrs lec, 2 hrs lab-dis.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of 3 cr Atm Sci 100 taken for 4 cr. Prereq: none.
Not open to University Special Students
Enroll in LEC 401 or 402 & any LAB 801-810.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+   3 LEC 401 19895 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Adrian, Barton BOL B46  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+   3 LEC 402 22149 - 09/04-12/13 Oser, Alex ONLINE WEB  
Please be aware that online courses use your UWM email address on record for communication. Information related to the course will be sent to your UWM email account.
No auditors allowed for this online section.
Hybrid course; LEC 402 conducted completely online; computer and internet access required. Students and Auditors must also enroll in a LAB section, which will meet on the UWM campus.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 801 20503 1:00 PM-2:50 PM M 09/04-12/13 Ryan, James EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 802 19896 3:00 PM-4:50 PM M 09/04-12/13 Ryan, James EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 803 19897 9:00 AM-10:50 AM T 09/04-12/13 Westgate, Andrew EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 804 19898 1:00 PM-2:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Westgate, Andrew EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 805 20774 3:00 PM-4:50 PM T 09/04-12/13 Westgate, Andrew EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 806 20775 1:00 PM-2:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Ryan, James EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 807 20678 3:00 PM-4:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Turner, Teresa EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 808 20679 9:00 AM-10:50 AM R 09/04-12/13 Turner, Teresa EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.
NS+     LAB 809 22445 1:00 PM-2:50 PM R 09/04-12/13 Turner, Teresa EMS E169  
Department consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.

ATM SCI-109: Thunderstorms, Tornadoes and Hurricanes (3 units; U ; NS)

The study of basic processes that lead to dry and moist convection. Characteristic atmospheric structure and cloud microphysical processes that produce thunderstorms, tornadoes and hurricanes.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS (FEE) 3 LEC 201 20867 - 09/04-12/13 Thielke, Timothy ONLINE WEB  
Please note: Online courses may require proctored exams.
Please be aware that online courses use your UWM email address on record for communication. Information related to the course will be sent to your UWM email account.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
NS (FEE) 3 LEC 202 22185 - 09/04-12/13 Frederick, James ONLINE WEB  
Please note: Online courses may require proctored exams.
Please be aware that online courses use your UWM email address on record for communication. Information related to the course will be sent to your UWM email account.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ATM SCI-110: The Origin, Composition, and Structure of the Planetary Atmospheres (3 units; U ; NS)

Origin of the solar system, its planets, and planetary atmospheres.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS (FEE) 3 LEC 201 22072 - 09/04-12/13 Frederick, James ONLINE WEB  
Please note: Online courses may require proctored exams.
Please be aware that online courses use your UWM email address on record for communication. Information related to the course will be sent to your UWM email account.
A course fee of $275.00, in addition to applicable fees and/or tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ATM SCI-199: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U )

For further information, consult dept chair.

Notes:
May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: 2.5 gpa; writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 15439 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15440 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15441 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15442 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15443 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-289: Internship in Atmospheric Sciences, Lower Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of basic knowledge of Atmospheric Sciences in business, organizational, educational, political or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for academic work based on 40 hrs in internship. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: soph st.; 2.50 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 101 18316 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 FLD 102 18317 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 FLD 103 18318 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 FLD 104 18319 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 FLD 105 18320 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.

ATM SCI-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U ; NS)

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   1 - 12 LEC 101 18574 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

ATM SCI-351: Dynamic Meteorology I (3 units; U/G )

The role of dynamics in atmospheric physics; equations of motion; symmetric circulation models; gravity waves; Rossby waves, quasi-geostrophy; introduction to instability of atmospheric flows.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Atm Sci 240(P); Math 233(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24928 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Augustine, Stephen EMS E150  

ATM SCI-360: Synoptic Meteorology I (4 units; U/G )

Fundamental principles; synoptic-scale structure and dynamics; equivalent barotropic model; vertical motions; introduction to and application of quasi-geostrophic theory.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Math 232(P); Physics 210(P); Atm Sci 240(P).
Enroll in Lec 401 as well as Lab 801.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 LEC 401 24929 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen EMS E150  
      LAB 801 24930 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/04-12/13 Harris, Austin EMS W434  

ATM SCI-381: Honors Seminar: (3 units; U ; NS)

Selected topics.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st; Honors 200(P); cons Honors College dir.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Machine Learning & Data Science
NS   3 SEM 001 24931 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul HON 180  
Audit never allowed.

ATM SCI-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U/G ; NS)

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS   1 - 12 LEC 101 18573 - 09/04-12/13   OFF CAMPUS  

ATM SCI-505: Micrometeorology (3 units; U/G )

Surface energy budget; radiation balance and heat transfer; boundary-layer profiles of wind, temperature and moisture; turbulence and boundary-layer fluxes; evapotranspiration; special topics.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; Atm Sci 351(P) & 330(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24933 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan EMS E150  

ATM SCI-599: Capstone Experience (1 units; U )

Student writes a paper under supervision of an advisor on an approved topic not covered in the student's regular course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 2 cr max. Prereq: sr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 IND 001 15446 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 IND 002 15447 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 IND 003 15448 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 IND 004 15449 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 IND 005 15450 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-690: Seminar in Atmospheric Sciences: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Intensive topical studies of currently active problem areas.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Satisfies L&S Seminar req. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Special Topics: Data Analytics
    3 SEM 001 24934 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul EMS W434  

ATM SCI-695: Internship in Atmospheric Sciences, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of atmospheric sciences in a business, organizational, educational, political or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for 40 hrs work. May be retaken to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in atm sci; 3.0 gpa in the major; cons supervising faculty.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 18329 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 18323 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 003 18324 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 004 18325 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 005 18326 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-699: Advanced Independent Reading (1 - 3 units; U )

Independent meteorological study.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to 3 cr max. Prereq: jr st, 2.5 gpa, & writ cons instr, dept chair, & asst dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 15453 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 002 15454 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 003 15455 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 004 15456 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 005 15457 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-705: Air Pollution Modeling (3 units; G )

Computational techniques for determining surface fluxes of heat and momentum. Numerical methods for solving advection and diffusion problems; statistical diffusion modeling.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24935 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan EMS W434  

ATM SCI-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G )

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.

Notes:
Fee for 1 cr assessed. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    0 IND 001 15460 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 002 15461 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 003 15462 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 004 15463 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    0 IND 005 15464 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

ATM SCI-990: Master's Thesis (1 - 8 units; G )

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr & completed thesis proposal.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 8 IND 001 15467 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 8 IND 002 15468 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 8 IND 003 15469 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 8 IND 004 15470 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 8 IND 005 15471 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-997: Doctoral Externship (1 - 12 units; G )

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to candidacy for the PhD.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 001 18330 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 LEC 002 18331 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 LEC 003 18332 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 LEC 004 18333 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 LEC 005 18334 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-998: Doctoral Dissertation (1 - 12 units; G )

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to candidacy for PhD.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 IND 001 15474 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 002 15475 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 003 15476 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 004 15477 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 12 IND 005 15478 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

ATM SCI-999: Advanced Independent Reading (1 - 4 units; G )

Independent meteorological study.

Notes:
Retakable to 4 cr max. Prereq: grad st & cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 4 IND 001 15481 - 09/04-12/13 Evans, Allen ROOM TBA  
    1 - 4 IND 002 15482 - 09/04-12/13 Kahl, Jonathan ROOM TBA  
    1 - 4 IND 003 15483 - 09/04-12/13 Kravtsov, Sergey ROOM TBA  
    1 - 4 IND 004 15484 - 09/04-12/13 Larson, Vincent ROOM TBA  
    1 - 4 IND 005 15485 - 09/04-12/13 Roebber, Paul ROOM TBA  

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