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Highlights in Helioclimatology

Cosmophysical Influences on Climate and Hurricanes

Written by pioneers in the field, Highlights in Helioclimatology examines the scientific evidence related to the influence of solar activity on climate and the resulting atmospheric process that creates hurricanes. In addition to providing the science behind the phenomenon, this book also provides tools for aiding in hurricane prediction, specifically spectral analysis and signal theory. In addition to aiding readers in understanding tropical storm and hurricane genesis, intensification, and prediction, Highlights in Helioclimatology also provides an excellent introduction to spectral analysis - an essential tool for anyone who is actively performing research in hurricanes and climatology.

Audience

Atmospheric and ocean scientists

Hardbound, 306 Pages

Published: July 2012

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-0-12-415977-8

Contents

  • Introduction
    Part I. Solar Terrestrial Relationships: Helioclimatology
    Chapter 1 Climate and Global Warming
    Chapter 2 Solar Activity Influence on Cosmophysical and Geophysical Processes
    Chapter 3 About Possible Analysis of Solar Activity Influence on Climatic Processes
    Chapter 4 Estimation of Risks and Advantages Conditioned by Global Climatic Changes
    Part II. Illustrative Examples of Helioclimatology Applications
    Chapter 5. The Case of Hurricanes vs. African Dust
    References

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