AT620 - Thermodynamics and Cloud Physics

Fall 2016 - Dr. Steven Rutledge

Web Sites of Interest

For a little amusement, check out the following on a little history of atmospheric thermodynamics.

You might enjoy this short read on the Laws of Thermodynamics.

Cloud Physics

A Useful Website that contains further definitions of State Variables as well as discusses reversible and irreversible processes.

Wikipedia link on surface tension (for example images)

Sample youtube videos of pendant and sessile drop analyses

Sample paper on pendant drop method for measuring interfacial properties

Black carbon and brown clouds

Several images of ice crystals