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Graduate Courses


Core curriculum (all new graduate students in their 1st year):

This core curriculum is new and will begin in Fall 2021

EAPS 507 Intro to Analysis and Computing with Geodata
EAPS 521 Atmospheric Chemistry
EAPS 526 Intro Geofluid Dynamics
EAPS 532 Atmospheric Physics I

Electives (at discretion of advisor+student):
EAPS 395 Astrobiology
EAPS 43100 - Synoptic Laboratory I
EAPS 43200 - Synoptic Laboratory II
EAPS 43300 - Synoptic Lab III
EAPS 43400 - Weather Analysis And Forecasting
EAPS 520 Theory of Climate
EAPS 523 Radar Meteorology
EAPS 525 Boundary Layer Meteorology
EAPS 530 Extreme Weather and Climate RIsk
EAPS 533 Atmospheric Physics II -- strongly recommended as addition to Core
EAPS 536 Intro to General Circulation (Advanced large-scale dynamics)
EAPS 539 Mesoscale Meteorology
EAPS 570 Paleoclimate Reconstruction
EAPS 591 Planetary Atmospheres
EAPS 591 Planetary Habitability
EAPS 591 Exoplanets
EAPS 591X Geodata Science Seminar
EAPS 602 New grad seminar
EAPS 632 Advanced Topics in General Circulation

Note: specific elective course offerings vary from year to year.  For the most up to date list of required classes and a description of the classes, please check the Purdue University Course Catalog.

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