1.84J Atmospheric Chemistry


Class Info

Provides a detailed overview of the chemical transformations that control the abundances of key trace species in the Earth's atmosphere. Emphasizes the effects of human activity on air quality and climate. Topics include photochemistry, kinetics, and thermodynamics important to the chemistry of the atmosphere; stratospheric ozone depletion; oxidation chemistry of the troposphere; photochemical smog; aerosol chemistry; and sources and sinks of greenhouse gases and other climate forcers.

This class has 5.60 as a prerequisite.

1.84J will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by J. H. Kroll.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the Graduate site.

MIT 1.84J Atmospheric Chemistry Related Textbooks
MIT 1.84J Atmospheric Chemistry On The Web
Graduate
Tags
aerosols instructor atmospheric prereq chemistry Earth Noelle Selin Colette Heald Ron Prinn

© Copyright 2015