ATM S 552 Assignment History
## ATM S 552 Assignment History

Winter 2014

**Final Exam: 2:30-4:20, Tuesday March 18, 2014. Bring paper, pencils and a calculator to exams.**

# Homework History: Note Reversed Order

**Extra Credit Homework #7 Alternate**
3/01/2010
If you want a real life experience, you can do this homework for extra credit. It will also be accepted in lieu of the regular Homework #7, below.
Computer Project on Welches Overlapping Segment Analysis (WOSA) Spectral Analysis using real data of 45 years of
reanalysis of meridonal wind and temperature at 850mb over North Atlantic..
Due Monday, 12 March 2010.
Homework #7alternate

**Homework #7**
2/18/10
Study chapter 6 of Class Notes.
Computer Project on WOSA Spectral Analysis. Due Monday, 1 March 2010.
Homework #7

**Monday, 2/15/2010 Presidents Day Holiday**

**Homework #6**
2/10/2010
Study chapter 6 of Class Notes.
Maximum Covaraince Analysis Computer Assignment. Due Monday, 22 February 2010.
Homework #6

**Homework #5**
2/8/2010
Study Chapter 6 of Class Notes
**EOF FEST** - Reading/Discussion Assignment on EOF Analysis. Due Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Homework #5

**Homework #4**
- 1/18/2010
- You should study
**Chapter 4 and sections 6.1.1-6.1.5 **of the class notes.
- Computer assignment on SVD of a DATA matrix using Matlab. Due Wednesday February 3, 2010
2008
- Homework #4

- Here is an EOF analysis warmup exercise!
- EOF Analysis Warmup Exercise

** Here are fun examples of EOF Analysis you can run yourself!**
Fun with Matlab Playtime!

**Homework #3**
- 1/18/2010
- Study Chapter 3 of Notes
- Problems 3.4 to 3.7 at the end of Chapter 3 of the notes.
Due Friday 29 January, 2010.

- Matlab Starter Example . . . .
Hints for 3.2 and 3.3 pdf
- Here are the answers to 3.2 and 3.3.
- Answer for3.2 pdf
- Answer for3.3 jpg

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**Monday, 1/20/14 M.L. King Holiday**
**Homework #2**
- 1/4/10
- Study Chapter 2 of Notes
- Read the following Paper: Brier, G.W. and Bradley, D.A, 1964: The lunar synodic period
and precipitation in the US, J. Atmos. Sci., 21, 386-395.
- This is an old paper, but it is hard to find a better example of compositing.
- Write a two-page critique of this paper, using the criteria given in Chapter 2
of the notes. More specifically, you should use as the outline for your paper
the five bulleted questions under section 2.2. Maximum length should be about 2
single-spaced pages. Be thorough, but to the point and efficient. Due 1/22/2010
Here is a pdf of the paper,
Brier and Bradley (1964)

Here is a later reference to the lunar effect on precip in the USA.
Hanson, et al. (1978)

**Homework #1**
- 1/4/2010 First day of class.
- Fill out the survey Sheet by Friday, Jan 8. Here is pdf version, in case you lost it. You should be able to fill it out on line, then print it completed.
- Study Chapter 1 of Notes
- Do problems 1, 3, 5, 6, 7 & 9 at end of Chapter 1 of Class Notes: Due 1/15/2010

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