Earth
Richard McGehee
The Mathematics of Climate Seminar
University of Minnesota
School of Mathematics

 

Fall 2016 Schedule

 

 
 
   
   
September 13, 2016
       An Introduction to Energy Balance, Richard McGehee, School of Mathematics
       Earth's global mean surface temperature can be estimated using elementary physics: conservation of energy and the theory of black body radiation.
 
   
 
September 20, 2016
       An Introduction to Budyko's Equation, Richard McGehee, School of Mathematics
       Budyko's equation of energy balance predicts the existence of stable ice caps for Earth's current climate.
 
   
 
 
        
        
 
   
 

Last update: August 26, 2016

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