This page has some various notes from coursework completed here at Courant, and may be useful to others preparing for oral exams, etc. There may be typos or errors.

Other recommended materials, many of which were sources for these notes:

  • Fluids: Cerfon’s lecture notes
  • PDE: Tabak’s lecture notes
  • Climate change: Marshall and Plumb Atmosphere Ocean and Climate Dynamics, chapters 1-4.
  • Ocean/Atmosphere: Vallis “Essentials” - smaller, more concise version of the big Vallis book.