Portland-State-University 2022-2023 Bulletin

ESM 471 Atmospheric Physics

Cycles of trace gases in the Earth’s atmosphere and their role in the environment. Emission, dispersal, and removal of natural and man-made trace constituents in the atmosphere that determine the Earth’s climate and stratospheric ozone layer. This is the same course as Ph 471 and may only be taken only once for credit. Recommended: introductory course in differential equations.



Cross Listed Courses

Ph 471


one year each of calculus and calculus-based physics.
  • Up one level
  • 400