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The Resource Meteorology : an introduction to the wonders of the weather, Robert G. Fovell, (videorecording)

Meteorology : an introduction to the wonders of the weather, Robert G. Fovell, (videorecording)

Label
Meteorology : an introduction to the wonders of the weather
Title
Meteorology
Title remainder
an introduction to the wonders of the weather
Statement of responsibility
Robert G. Fovell
Title variation
Introduction to the wonders of weather
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents 12 lectures (each about 30 minutes long) by Robert G. Fovell, Professor of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles, on meteorology
Member of
Cataloging source
MvI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fovell, Robert G.
Dewey number
551.6 MET
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
QC861.3.F68
LC item number
M47 2010
PerformerNote
Lectures by Robert G. Fovell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fovell, Robert G.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Meteorology
  • Weather
  • Atmosphere
  • Atmosphere
  • Educational films
  • Meteorology
  • Weather
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Meteorology : an introduction to the wonders of the weather, Robert G. Fovell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 103 pages ; 19 cm)
Bibliography note
Bibliographic references included in course guidebook (p. 96-103)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Nature abhors extremes
  • Temperature, pressure, and density
  • Atmosphere: composition and origin
  • Radiation and the greenhouse effect
  • Sphericity, conduction, and convection
  • Sea breezes and Santa Anas
  • Disc 2.
  • An introduction to atmospheric moisture
  • Bringing air to saturation
  • Clouds, stability, and buoyancy, part 1
  • Clouds, stability, and buoyancy, part 2
  • Whence and whither the wind, part 1
  • Whence and whither the wind, part 2
  • Disc 3.
  • Global atmospheric circulation
  • Fronts and extratropical cyclones
  • Middle troposphere: troughs and ridges
  • Wind shear: horizontal and vertical
  • Mountain influences on the atmosphere
  • Thunderstorms, squall lines, and radar
  • Disc 4.
  • Supercells, tornadoes, and dry lines
  • Ocean influences on weather and climate
  • Tropical cyclones
  • Light and lightning
  • Prediction and predictability
  • Imperfect forecast
Control code
sky218302610
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781598036251
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1796
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Meteorology : an introduction to the wonders of the weather, Robert G. Fovell, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 103 pages ; 19 cm)
Bibliography note
Bibliographic references included in course guidebook (p. 96-103)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1.
  • Nature abhors extremes
  • Temperature, pressure, and density
  • Atmosphere: composition and origin
  • Radiation and the greenhouse effect
  • Sphericity, conduction, and convection
  • Sea breezes and Santa Anas
  • Disc 2.
  • An introduction to atmospheric moisture
  • Bringing air to saturation
  • Clouds, stability, and buoyancy, part 1
  • Clouds, stability, and buoyancy, part 2
  • Whence and whither the wind, part 1
  • Whence and whither the wind, part 2
  • Disc 3.
  • Global atmospheric circulation
  • Fronts and extratropical cyclones
  • Middle troposphere: troughs and ridges
  • Wind shear: horizontal and vertical
  • Mountain influences on the atmosphere
  • Thunderstorms, squall lines, and radar
  • Disc 4.
  • Supercells, tornadoes, and dry lines
  • Ocean influences on weather and climate
  • Tropical cyclones
  • Light and lightning
  • Prediction and predictability
  • Imperfect forecast
Control code
sky218302610
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781598036251
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1796
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
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