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SOEE1281
Module Reading List

Atmosphere, 2021/22, Semester 2
Dr Juliane Schwendike
J.Schwendike@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Below you will find books and resources to help familiarize yourself with much of the essential background reading for SOEE1281. As well as these resources, every lecturer will provide additional reading lists specific to their seminar.

You should also be aware of recent events and topical issues and below there is a list of web resources to help you with this.

 

Background reading

Books

WALLACE, J. M., & HOBBS, P. V. 2006. Atmospheric science: an introductory survey. Amsterdam, Elsevier Academic Press. http://lib.leeds.ac.uk/record=b2680139

BARRY, R. G. & CHORLEY, R. J. 2010. Atmosphere, Weather, and Climate, Routledge. http://lib.leeds.ac.uk/record=b3187829

HOBBS, P. V. 2000. Introduction to Atmospheric Chemistry, Cambridge University Press. http://lib.leeds.ac.uk/record=b2996549  

Available online

STOCKER, T., QIN, D., PLATTNER, G.-K., TIGNOR, M., ALLEN, S. K., BOSCHUNG, J., NAUELS, A., XIA, Y., BEX, V. & MIDGLEY, P. M. 2014. Climate change 2013: The physical science basis, Cambridge University Press Cambridge, UK, and New York. Available for download at: https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/wg1/.

JACOB, D. J. 1999. Introduction to Atmospheric Chemistry, Princeton University Press. Available online and for download at: http://acmg.seas.harvard.edu/people/faculty/djj/book/

 

Online Resources and topical issues

UK Met Office

http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/

Learn about weather forecasting + a lot of excellent resources.

 

Royal Meteorological Society

http://www.rmets.org/weather-and-climate

The ‘Weather and Climate’ section provides some excellent resources.

 

BBC Science and Environment News

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/default.stm

The latest environmental science news topics.

This list was last updated on 15/01/2021