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280351 UE PM-MiMet Exercise Course in Micrometeorology (PI) (2021W)

Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 20 participants
Language: English



* UZA2, room 2E206, in presence.
* Friday, 09:00-11:00.
* First lecture: 8 October 2021.
* Use of own laptop strongly encouraged.
* Lectures may have to be held in fully online mode depending on pandemic restrictions.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The exercise sessions complement the lecture course on micrometeorology and aim at strengthening the students' knowledge of the subject by: (1) Developing simple toy models (Python codes) of relevant processes; (2) Reading, summarizing and presenting relevant scientific literature. Attendance of the corresponding lecture course is strongly recommended.

Assessment and permitted materials

Mini tests (10-minute quizzes at the beginning of each session): 30%
Code produced during sessions: 40%
Summary and presentation of one piece of scientific literature: 30%
Attendance is mandatory at all sessions. Absences due to illness have to be justified on the basis of a medical certificate.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Overall student performance is summarized in a percent score (100% = perfect performance). Grades are attributed according to the following scheme:
88% < score ≤ 100%: 1
75% < score ≤ 88%: 2
62% < score ≤ 75%: 3
50% < score ≤ 62%: 4
score ≤50%: 5

Examination topics

Concepts, knowledge and methods of micrometeorology developed during the lecture and exercises.

Reading list

Same as lecture course. Details will be given during the first exercise session.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Sa 28.08.2021 14:28