Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science

Cloud Microphysics

The learning objective of this course is that students understand the formation of clouds and precipitation under current conditions and in a changing climate.

Prerequisite for this course: at least one introductory lecture in Atmospheric Science or instructor's consent.


This course consists of 2 lectures and 1 hour tutorial per week (see Semesterprogramm) Tuesdays from 10:15h to 13h in the CHN building, room E46.

Outline of the lectures:

Outline of the tutorials:

The teaching assistants for this course are Blaz Gasparini and Olga Henneberg.

Marks will be based on the oral exam for which a bonus of up to 1/2 a grade can be obtained from the assignments.


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