Accession Number : AD0828652
Title : DYNAMIC METEOROLOGY FOR AEROGRAPHERS MATES. PART II. HYDROSTATICS AND THERMODYNAMICS,
Corporate Author : NAVY WEATHER RESEARCH FACILITY NORFOLK VA
Personal Author(s) : Panofsky, Hans A.
Report Date : AUG 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 37
Abstract : This report is a simplified presentation of two of the six fundamental equations governing the behavior of the atmosphere, the first law of thermodynamics and the hydrostatic equation. As in Part I of this manual, an attempt is made to keep the mathematical manipulation to a minimum. (Author)
Descriptors : (*WEATHER FORECASTING, NAVAL PERSONNEL), AIR MASS ANALYSIS, HEAT TRANSFER, CONVECTION(ATMOSPHERIC), ATMOSPHERE MODELS, THERMODYNAMICS, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, STABILITY, EQUILIBRIUM(PHYSIOLOGY), ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE, BAROMETRIC PRESSURE, DENSITY, WIND, VELOCITY.
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE