2018 Courses

Geography and Atmospheric Science Classes

The Summer and Fall 2018 semester class schedules for Geography and Atmospheric Science are listed below. For more specific filtering, visit the official University of Kansas Schedule of Classes. Not every class is offered every semester. View future course offerings on our Semester Planning page. 

SUMMER 2018 

Summer 2018 Geography Classes

Summer 2018 Atmospheric Science Classes

FALL 2018 GEOGRAPHY  

Note: Geography course listings below include both undergraduate and graduate classes. Click to expand each section, or view all Fall Geography 2018 class titles displayed here.

INTRODUCTORY CORE

GEOG 100 World Regional Geography
An introductory survey of the environmental setting, historically formative periods, and present-day issues that distinguish the major culture areas of the world. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
MWF 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 13820
LEC
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11443
LEC Herlihy, Peter
TuTh 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11442
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23632
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23633
DIS
M 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23634
DIS
W 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23635
DIS
M 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23636
DIS
W 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23637

GEOG 102 People, Place, and Society
An examination of the relationships between humans and their environments. The course introduces students to basic concepts in human geography relating to economic activities, landscapes, languages, migrations, nations, regions, and religions. Serves as the basis for further course work in cultural, economic, political, population, and urban geography. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Warf, Barney
MW 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 14538
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23626
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23627
DIS
Tu 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23628
DIS
M 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23629
DIS
Th 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23630
DIS
W 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23631
LEC Warf, Barney
MW 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11444
DIS
Tu 08:00-08:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19350
DIS
Th 08:00-08:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19351
DIS
F 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19352
DIS
F 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 19353
DIS
Tu 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19354
DIS
Th 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 28353
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17520

GEOG 104 Introduction to Physical Geography
The components of the physical environment are discussed in order to familiarize the student with their distributions and dynamic nature. Major topics include the atmosphere, landforms, soils, and vegetation together with their interrelationships and their relevance to human activity. This course and GEOG 105 together satisfy the laboratory science requirement. Both courses are required for geography majors. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
3 11447
LEC Vanderveen, Cornelis
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 412 - LAWRENCE
3 11445
LEC
MWF 01:00-01:50 PM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
3 11446
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17540

GEOG 105 Introductory Laboratory in Physical Geography
A laboratory course designed to complement GEOG 104 in satisfying the laboratory science requirement. It is required for geography majors. Laboratory exercises include a wide variety of analyses using data on the atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, and lithosphere. Prerequisite: GEOG 104, which may be taken concurrently. LAB.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB
MW 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11448
LAB
TuTh 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11449
LAB
TuTh 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 22295
LAB
MW 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11450
LAB
MW 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11451
LAB
TuTh 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11452
LAB
MW 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11453
LAB
MW 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11454
LAB
TuTh 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11455
LAB
TuTh 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11456
LAB
MW 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11457
LAB
MW 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11458
LAB
TuTh 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11459
LAB
TuTh 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11460
LAB
MW 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 28354
LAB
TuTh 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 28355

GEOG 140 Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change
This interdisciplinary course and laboratory sections survey the foundations of environmental understanding and the process of scientific discovery from perspectives that combine the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences. Key topics include the history of environmental systems and life on earth, the discovery of biotic evolution, ecological change, and climate change. Laboratory sections apply the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences to earth systems and the development of environmental understanding using historical and present-day examples. (Same as EVRN 140 and HIST 140.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brox, Ali
Loecke, Terrance
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
5 17257
LBN
W 09:00-10:50 AM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18559
LBN
W 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18561
LBN
Th 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18562
LBN
F 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18560

GEOG 144 Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change, Honors
This interdisciplinary course surveys the foundations of environmental understanding and the process of scientific discovery from perspectives that combine the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences. Key topics include the history of environmental systems and life on earth, the discovery of biotic evolution, ecological change, and climate change. Laboratory sections apply the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences to earth systems and the development of environmental understanding using historical and present-day examples. (Same as EVRN 144 and HIST 144.) Open only to students admitted to the University Honors Program or by permission of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brox, Ali
Loecke, Terrance
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
5 18553
LBN Brox, Ali
Loecke, Terrance
Tu 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18539

GEOG 148 Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies
This course provides the scientific knowledge necessary to understand the changing relationships between humans and the natural environment, with an emphasis on the assessment of current environmental problems and critical evaluation of potential solutions. Major topics include fundamental scientific concepts and principles, interactions among the biological and physical components of the environment, implications of a growing human population, water resources, the atmosphere, climate, and energy sources. (Same as EVRN 148.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17258
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 23673
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
MW 12:30-01:45 PM LEEP2 2420 - LAWRENCE
3 23674

GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SCIENCE

GEOG 311 Introductory Cartography and Geovisualization
This course is an introduction to cartography and focuses on computer-based map making skills. It begins with the history of cartography, cognitive maps, and the use of maps in the past and modern times. Topics covered in this course emphasize spatial data handling, principles of cartography and symbolization, map elements and design, and mapping techniques such as choropleth, proportional symbol and dot maps. Students will learn to adopt appropriate spatial data and mapping techniques to create accurate and creative digital maps reflecting given phenomena. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Shi, Di
MW 01:00-02:15 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
4 18636
LBN
F 01:00-02:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 18637
LBN
Tu 09:00-10:50 AM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 28171

GEOG 316 Methods of Analyzing Geographical Data
Introduces the benefits and limitations of using quantitative methods to analyze geographical problems. Covers traditional descriptive (e.g., measures of central tendency) and inferential statistics (e.g., hypothesis testing) but also inherently geographical approaches such as shape and point pattern analysis, and spatial autocorrelation. Laboratory emphasizes using the computer to explore and analyze geographical problems. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brookfield, Andrea
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
4 11461
LBN
Th 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11463
LBN
M 01:00-02:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11462

GEOG 358 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
An introduction to computer-based analysis of spatial data. Covers basic principles of collecting, storing, analyzing, and displaying spatial data. Emphasis is on problem-solving activities using common spatial analytical techniques (e.g., map overlay). The student will gain extensive hands-on experience with state-of-the-art GIS software. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
4 11464
LBN
F 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11465
LBN
W 01:00-02:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11466

GEOG 490 Geographic Internship
Supervised practical experience. The student submits a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography and permission of instructor. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20937
INT Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20938
INT Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20939
INT Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20940
INT Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20941
INT Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20943
INT Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20944
INT O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20945
INT Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20946
INT Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20947
INT Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20948
INT Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21088
INT Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21089
INT Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 28447

GEOG 498 Special Topics in Geography: _____
Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14772
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11468
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14659
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17797
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11470
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11471
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16144
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11467
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11469
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 19750
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15147
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16145
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21090
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21091
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 28452

GEOG 499 Honors Course in Geography
Open to students with nine hours of upper level credit in geography, an average of at least 3.5 in all geography courses, and an overall average of at least 3.25. Includes the preparation of an honors paper and its defense before a committee of at least two regular faculty members. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11473
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14660
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 17798
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11475
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11476
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16149
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11472
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11474
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 19751
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 15148
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16150
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21092
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21093
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 28458

GEOG 526 Remote Sensing of Environment I
Introduction to study of the environment through air photos and satellite imagery, including principles of remote sensing, interactions of electromagnetic energy with the atmosphere and earth's surface, aerial photography, satellite systems, and sensors (electro-optical, thermal, and radar). Emphasis in the latter part of the course is on such applications as global monitoring, land cover mapping, forestry, agriculture, and oceanography. Laboratory emphasizes visual interpretation of aerial photography and satellite imagery and an introduction to digital image processing in the department's NASA Earth Science Remote Sensing Laboratory. (Same as EVRN 526.) Prerequisite: MATH 101 or equivalent. GEOG 358 recommended. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Shi, Di
MW 03:00-04:15 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
4 11477
LBN
Th 09:00-10:50 AM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11479
LBN
M 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11478

GEOG 552 Topics in Urban/Economic Geography: _____
An investigation of special topics in urban/economic geography. May include specific course work under the headings of energy, economic development, international trade, environmental perception, housing, transportation, and migration. May be repeated. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 658 Topics in Geospatial Technologies: _____
An investigation of special topics in geoinformatics. May include specific coursework under the headings of methodology, basic research, thematic or regional applications, geographic information systems (GIS), Global Positioning System (GPS), and geostatistics. May be repeated if topic differs. Prerequisite: GEOG 111 or GEOG 358 or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Egbert, Stephen
Li, Xingong
F 01:00-03:00 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
2 25137

GEOG 890 Geographic Internship
Supervised professional experience. The student submits to the program committee a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Twelve hours of graduate level geography courses and consent of program committee. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20936

GEOG 898 Readings in Geography
RSH.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14455
RSH Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11481
RSH Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14898
RSH Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14661
RSH Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17802
RSH Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11483
RSH Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11484
RSH Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16164
RSH Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20797
RSH Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11485
RSH O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11482
RSH Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 19752
RSH Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15149
RSH Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16165
RSH Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21094
RSH Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 28459

GEOG 899 Master's Thesis
Thesis credit. Graded on a satisfactory progress/limited progress/no progress basis. THE.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 18844
THE Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11486
THE Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11491
THE Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 14662
THE Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 17804
THE Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11488
THE Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11489
THE Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16167
THE Johnson, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 23647
THE Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11490
THE O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11487
THE Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 19753
THE Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 15150
THE Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16168
THE Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21095
THE Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21096
THE Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 28460

GEOG 980 Seminar in Geography: _____
LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
F 04:00-05:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
1 18045

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

GEOG 104 Introduction to Physical Geography
The components of the physical environment are discussed in order to familiarize the student with their distributions and dynamic nature. Major topics include the atmosphere, landforms, soils, and vegetation together with their interrelationships and their relevance to human activity. This course and GEOG 105 together satisfy the laboratory science requirement. Both courses are required for geography majors. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
3 11447
LEC Vanderveen, Cornelis
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 412 - LAWRENCE
3 11445
LEC
MWF 01:00-01:50 PM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
3 11446
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17540

GEOG 105 Introductory Laboratory in Physical Geography
A laboratory course designed to complement GEOG 104 in satisfying the laboratory science requirement. It is required for geography majors. Laboratory exercises include a wide variety of analyses using data on the atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, and lithosphere. Prerequisite: GEOG 104, which may be taken concurrently. LAB.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LAB
MW 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11448
LAB
TuTh 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11449
LAB
TuTh 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 22295
LAB
MW 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11450
LAB
MW 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11451
LAB
TuTh 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11452
LAB
MW 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11453
LAB
MW 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11454
LAB
TuTh 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11455
LAB
TuTh 12:00-01:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11456
LAB
MW 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11457
LAB
MW 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11458
LAB
TuTh 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 11459
LAB
TuTh 02:00-03:50 PM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 11460
LAB
MW 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 403 - LAWRENCE
2 28354
LAB
TuTh 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 418 - LAWRENCE
2 28355

GEOG 140 Global Environment I: The Discovery of Environmental Change
This interdisciplinary course and laboratory sections survey the foundations of environmental understanding and the process of scientific discovery from perspectives that combine the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences. Key topics include the history of environmental systems and life on earth, the discovery of biotic evolution, ecological change, and climate change. Laboratory sections apply the principles and methodologies of the humanities, physical, life and social sciences to earth systems and the development of environmental understanding using historical and present-day examples. (Same as EVRN 140 and HIST 140.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brox, Ali
Loecke, Terrance
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM RIT 164 - LAWRENCE
5 17257
LBN
W 09:00-10:50 AM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18559
LBN
W 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18561
LBN
Th 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18562
LBN
F 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 307 - LAWRENCE
5 18560

GEOG 148 Scientific Principles of Environmental Studies
This course provides the scientific knowledge necessary to understand the changing relationships between humans and the natural environment, with an emphasis on the assessment of current environmental problems and critical evaluation of potential solutions. Major topics include fundamental scientific concepts and principles, interactions among the biological and physical components of the environment, implications of a growing human population, water resources, the atmosphere, climate, and energy sources. (Same as EVRN 148.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17258
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 23673
LEC Nuckolls, Kathleen
MW 12:30-01:45 PM LEEP2 2420 - LAWRENCE
3 23674

GEOG 316 Methods of Analyzing Geographical Data
Introduces the benefits and limitations of using quantitative methods to analyze geographical problems. Covers traditional descriptive (e.g., measures of central tendency) and inferential statistics (e.g., hypothesis testing) but also inherently geographical approaches such as shape and point pattern analysis, and spatial autocorrelation. Laboratory emphasizes using the computer to explore and analyze geographical problems. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Brookfield, Andrea
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
4 11461
LBN
Th 11:00-12:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11463
LBN
M 01:00-02:50 PM LIN 310 - LAWRENCE
4 11462

GEOG 321 Climate and Climate Change
This course is designed to introduce students to the nature of the Earth's physical climate. It introduces the basic scientific concepts underlying our understanding of our climate system. Particular emphasis is placed on energy and water balances and their roles in evaluating climate change. The course also evaluates the impact of climate on living organisms and the human environment. Finally, past climates are discussed and potential future climate change and its impact on humans is evaluated. (Same as ATMO 321.) Prerequisite: ATMO 105 or GEOG 104. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 21895

GEOG 490 Geographic Internship
Supervised practical experience. The student submits a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography and permission of instructor. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20937
INT Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20938
INT Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20939
INT Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20940
INT Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20941
INT Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20943
INT Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20944
INT O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20945
INT Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20946
INT Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20947
INT Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20948
INT Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21088
INT Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21089
INT Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 28447

GEOG 498 Special Topics in Geography: _____
Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14772
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11468
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14659
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17797
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11470
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11471
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16144
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11467
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11469
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 19750
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15147
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16145
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21090
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21091
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 28452

GEOG 499 Honors Course in Geography
Open to students with nine hours of upper level credit in geography, an average of at least 3.5 in all geography courses, and an overall average of at least 3.25. Includes the preparation of an honors paper and its defense before a committee of at least two regular faculty members. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11473
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14660
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 17798
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11475
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11476
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16149
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11472
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11474
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 19751
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 15148
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16150
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21092
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21093
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 28458

GEOG 521 Microclimatology
A study of climatic environments near the earth-atmosphere interface. Consideration of rural climates in relation to agriculture and urban climates as influenced by air pollution and other factors. Emphasis is on physical processes in the lower atmosphere, distribution of atmospheric variables, the surface energy budget, and water balance. (Same as ATMO 521.) Prerequisite: ATMO 105 and MATH 125. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 540 Ecohydrology
Ecohydrology is the discipline that answers real world hydrologic and biologic questions through integrating knowledge from hydrology, ecology, atmospheric science and biogeochemistry. We focus on the key concepts, methodological approaches and analytical techniques utilized in ecohydrology to understand and quantify: plant water use, evolution of hydrologic properties, groundwater-surface water interactions, controls on landscape patterns, spatial and temporal patterns of soil moisture and nutrient concentrations, and vegetation competition. Students should leave the class having developed critical skills in: 1) reviewing scientific literature, 2) collecting environmental samples, 3) analyzing ecohydrologic data, 4) writing a scientific research paper, 5) working collaboratively and independently. (Same as EVRN 540.) Prerequisite: GEOG 104 or GEOL 101 or GEOL 102, or EVRN 363 or GEOG 336 or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 635 Soil Physics
Provides theoretical and practical foundations for understanding physical properties and processes of variably-saturated porous media. Focus is on the transport, retention, and transformation of water, heat, gas, and solutes through the soil. We examine modern vadose zone measurement methods, analytical tools, and numerical models for data collection and interpretation. (Same as EVRN 635.) Prerequisite: GEOG 335 or EVRN 335; or GEOG 535 or EVRN 535, and MATH 125, PHSX 114; or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 890 Geographic Internship
Supervised professional experience. The student submits to the program committee a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Twelve hours of graduate level geography courses and consent of program committee. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20936

GEOG 898 Readings in Geography
RSH.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14455
RSH Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11481
RSH Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14898
RSH Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14661
RSH Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17802
RSH Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11483
RSH Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11484
RSH Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16164
RSH Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20797
RSH Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11485
RSH O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11482
RSH Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 19752
RSH Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15149
RSH Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16165
RSH Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21094
RSH Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 28459

GEOG 899 Master's Thesis
Thesis credit. Graded on a satisfactory progress/limited progress/no progress basis. THE.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 18844
THE Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11486
THE Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11491
THE Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 14662
THE Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 17804
THE Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11488
THE Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11489
THE Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16167
THE Johnson, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 23647
THE Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11490
THE O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11487
THE Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 19753
THE Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 15150
THE Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16168
THE Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21095
THE Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21096
THE Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 28460

GEOG 980 Seminar in Geography: _____
LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
F 04:00-05:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
1 18045

HUMAN/CULTURAL GEOGRAPHY

GEOG 100 World Regional Geography
An introductory survey of the environmental setting, historically formative periods, and present-day issues that distinguish the major culture areas of the world. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
MWF 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 13820
LEC
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11443
LEC Herlihy, Peter
TuTh 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11442
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23632
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23633
DIS
M 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23634
DIS
W 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23635
DIS
M 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23636
DIS
W 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23637

GEOG 102 People, Place, and Society
An examination of the relationships between humans and their environments. The course introduces students to basic concepts in human geography relating to economic activities, landscapes, languages, migrations, nations, regions, and religions. Serves as the basis for further course work in cultural, economic, political, population, and urban geography. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Warf, Barney
MW 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 14538
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23626
DIS
F 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23627
DIS
Tu 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23628
DIS
M 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23629
DIS
Th 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
3 23630
DIS
W 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23631
LEC Warf, Barney
MW 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11444
DIS
Tu 08:00-08:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19350
DIS
Th 08:00-08:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19351
DIS
F 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19352
DIS
F 12:00-12:50 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 19353
DIS
Tu 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 19354
DIS
Th 01:00-01:50 PM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 28353
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17520

GEOG 177 First Year Seminar: _____
A limited-enrollment, seminar course for first-time freshmen, addressing current issues in Geography. Course is designed to meet the critical thinking learning outcome of the KU Core. First-Year Seminar topics are coordinated and approved by the Office of First-Year Experience. Prerequisite: First-time freshman status. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 370 Introduction to Cultural Geography
Charts some of the major lines of research in cultural geography, including critical theory, political economy, poststructuralist thought, feminism, and global consumption. Through fieldwork, diverse research methods are applied to issues such as community development, cultural patterns on the landscape and global impacts on local economies. Prerequisite: GEOG 100, GEOG 101, GEOG 102 or GEOG 103; or consent of instructor. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 02:30-03:45 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 20100

GEOG 371 Environmental Geopolitics
This course examines how human relationships with the biophysical world are politicized. Examines key contributions to debates surrounding environmental security, resource conflicts, and related issues, as well as geopolitical assumptions on which these debates build. (Same as EVRN 371 and GIST 371.) LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 490 Geographic Internship
Supervised practical experience. The student submits a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography and permission of instructor. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20937
INT Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20938
INT Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20939
INT Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20940
INT Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20941
INT Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20943
INT Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20944
INT O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20945
INT Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20946
INT Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20947
INT Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20948
INT Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21088
INT Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21089
INT Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 28447

GEOG 498 Special Topics in Geography: _____
Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14772
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11468
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14659
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17797
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11470
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11471
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16144
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11467
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11469
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 19750
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15147
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16145
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21090
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21091
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 28452

GEOG 499 Honors Course in Geography
Open to students with nine hours of upper level credit in geography, an average of at least 3.5 in all geography courses, and an overall average of at least 3.25. Includes the preparation of an honors paper and its defense before a committee of at least two regular faculty members. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11473
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14660
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 17798
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11475
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11476
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16149
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11472
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11474
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 19751
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 15148
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16150
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21092
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21093
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 28458

GEOG 570 Geography of American Indians
A survey of the culture and history of selected indigenous peoples of the Americas. Emphasis is placed on the environmental setting, the settlement and subsistence patterns, and the impact of European colonization. Discussion includes present-day ethnic and resource issues. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 577 Human Dimensions of Global Change
This class introduces concepts such as coupled human and natural systems, social-ecological resilience, and sustainability science, examines people's responses to major climate, land, water, and coastal change, and discusses case studies. One hour of each seminar will be devoted to individual needs that address topical or methodological issues. Class requirements include presentations, biweekly papers, and a term paper. (Same as GIST 577.) Prerequisite: One of the following: GEOG 100, GEOG 104, GEOG 374, or an Environmental Studies introductory course. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Cheong, So-Min
M 03:30-06:00 PM LIN 210 - LAWRENCE
3 23646

GEOG 590 Understanding Central Asia
An intensive, multidisciplinary survey of Central Asia, focusing on the former Soviet republics-Kazakhstan, Krygystan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan-with additional coverage of neighboring regions (the Caucasus and the Caspian basin, Afghanistan, and western China). The course addresses the history of the region (from the Silk Road to Soviet rule), geography, religion, and the building of post-Soviet states and societies. (Same as REES 510.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Diener, Alexander
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 22298

GEOG 805 Perspectives in Geography
This course provides background on the discipline of geography and how it is practiced by the faculty in the department. It provides a foundation of knowledge of geography's role within the human and physical sciences as well as the humanities. Students will gain a critical perspective into the breadth of geography, including the ways in which geographers view the world through the lenses of place, space, and scale and the debates and approaches within the changing landscape of geographic inquiry. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Diener, Alexander
Tu 03:00-04:50 PM LIN 210 - LAWRENCE
2 11480

GEOG 890 Geographic Internship
Supervised professional experience. The student submits to the program committee a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Twelve hours of graduate level geography courses and consent of program committee. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20936

GEOG 898 Readings in Geography
RSH.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14455
RSH Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11481
RSH Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14898
RSH Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14661
RSH Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17802
RSH Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11483
RSH Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11484
RSH Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16164
RSH Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20797
RSH Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11485
RSH O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11482
RSH Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 19752
RSH Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15149
RSH Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16165
RSH Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21094
RSH Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 28459

GEOG 899 Master's Thesis
Thesis credit. Graded on a satisfactory progress/limited progress/no progress basis. THE.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 18844
THE Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11486
THE Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11491
THE Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 14662
THE Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 17804
THE Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11488
THE Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11489
THE Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16167
THE Johnson, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 23647
THE Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11490
THE O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11487
THE Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 19753
THE Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 15150
THE Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16168
THE Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21095
THE Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21096
THE Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 28460

GEOG 980 Seminar in Geography: _____
LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
F 04:00-05:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
1 18045

REGIONAL STUDIES

GEOG 100 World Regional Geography
An introductory survey of the environmental setting, historically formative periods, and present-day issues that distinguish the major culture areas of the world. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
MWF 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 13820
LEC
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11443
LEC Herlihy, Peter
TuTh 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 11442
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 23632
DIS
F 11:00-11:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23633
DIS
M 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23634
DIS
W 10:00-10:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23635
DIS
M 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23636
DIS
W 09:00-09:50 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 23637

GEOG 490 Geographic Internship
Supervised practical experience. The student submits a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography and permission of instructor. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20937
INT Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20938
INT Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20939
INT Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20940
INT Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20941
INT Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20943
INT Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20944
INT O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20945
INT Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20946
INT Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20947
INT Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20948
INT Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21088
INT Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 21089
INT Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 28447

GEOG 498 Special Topics in Geography: _____
Prerequisite: Fifteen hours of geography. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14772
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11468
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 14659
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 17797
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11470
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11471
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16144
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11467
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 11469
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 19750
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 15147
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 16145
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21090
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21091
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 28452

GEOG 499 Honors Course in Geography
Open to students with nine hours of upper level credit in geography, an average of at least 3.5 in all geography courses, and an overall average of at least 3.25. Includes the preparation of an honors paper and its defense before a committee of at least two regular faculty members. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11473
IND Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14660
IND Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 17798
IND Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11475
IND Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11476
IND Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16149
IND Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11472
IND O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 11474
IND Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 19751
IND Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 15148
IND Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 16150
IND Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21092
IND Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 21093
IND Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 28458

GEOG 570 Geography of American Indians
A survey of the culture and history of selected indigenous peoples of the Americas. Emphasis is placed on the environmental setting, the settlement and subsistence patterns, and the impact of European colonization. Discussion includes present-day ethnic and resource issues. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

GEOG 590 Understanding Central Asia
An intensive, multidisciplinary survey of Central Asia, focusing on the former Soviet republics-Kazakhstan, Krygystan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan-with additional coverage of neighboring regions (the Caucasus and the Caspian basin, Afghanistan, and western China). The course addresses the history of the region (from the Silk Road to Soviet rule), geography, religion, and the building of post-Soviet states and societies. (Same as REES 510.) LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Diener, Alexander
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 22298

GEOG 890 Geographic Internship
Supervised professional experience. The student submits to the program committee a proposal describing the internship prior to enrollment. Upon acceptance, regularly scheduled meetings with the advisor provide assistance, guidance and evaluation of progress in the professional experience. A written summary of the experience or outcomes of the research project are prepared independently by the student, a representative of the host agency, and the advisor. Total credit not to exceed six hours. Prerequisite: Twelve hours of graduate level geography courses and consent of program committee. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 20936

GEOG 898 Readings in Geography
RSH.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14455
RSH Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11481
RSH Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14898
RSH Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 14661
RSH Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 17802
RSH Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11483
RSH Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11484
RSH Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16164
RSH Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 20797
RSH Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11485
RSH O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 11482
RSH Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 19752
RSH Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 15149
RSH Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 16165
RSH Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21094
RSH Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 28459

GEOG 899 Master's Thesis
Thesis credit. Graded on a satisfactory progress/limited progress/no progress basis. THE.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 18844
THE Brown, John
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11486
THE Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11491
THE Cheong, So-Min
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 14662
THE Diener, Alexander
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 17804
THE Egbert, Stephen
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11488
THE Herlihy, Peter
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11489
THE Johnson, Jay
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16167
THE Johnson, William
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 23647
THE Li, Xingong
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11490
THE O'Lear, Shannon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 11487
THE Sullivan, Pamela
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 19753
THE Vanderveen, Cornelis
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 15150
THE Warf, Barney
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16168
THE Chikanda, Abel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21095
THE Lei, Ting
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 21096
THE Brookfield, Andrea
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 28460

GEOG 980 Seminar in Geography: _____
LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
F 04:00-05:50 PM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
1 18045

FALL 2018 ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE 

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UNDERGRADUATE CLASSES

ATMO 105 Introductory Meteorology
A lecture and laboratory course introducing students to the atmosphere, weather and climate phenomena, and their controlling physical processes. Topics covered include: the structure of the atmosphere, energy and energy budgets, climate and climate change, air pollution, clouds and precipitation, pressure and wind systems, severe weather, and weather forecasting. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rahn, David
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM LIN 412 - LAWRENCE
5 10281
LBN
MW 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 10283
LBN
MW 02:30-04:20 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 29402
LBN
TuTh 02:30-04:20 PM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 29403
LBN
TuTh 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 10284
LBN
TuTh 10:00-11:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 10282
LBN
MW 08:00-09:50 AM LIN 225 - LAWRENCE
5 28364
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
5 17537

ATMO 220 Unusual Weather
An introductory lecture course which surveys the general principles and techniques of atmospheric science and illustrates their application through discussions of natural but unusual weather phenomena such as blizzards, hurricanes, tornados, and chinooks, of the effects of air pollution on weather, and of intentional human alteration of the atmosphere. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pu, Bing
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM LIN 317 - LAWRENCE
3 18383
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 17539

ATMO 321 Climate and Climate Change
This course is designed to introduce students to the nature of the Earth's physical climate. It introduces the basic scientific concepts underlying our understanding of our climate system. Particular emphasis is placed on energy and water balances and their roles in evaluating climate change. The course also evaluates the impact of climate on living organisms and the human environment. Finally, past climates are discussed and potential future climate change and its impact on humans is evaluated. (Same as GEOG 321.) Prerequisite: ATMO 105 or GEOG 104. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
APPT- ONLNE KULC - LAWRENCE
3 21894

ATMO 499 Honors Course in Atmospheric Science
Open to students with nine hours of upper level credit in Atmospheric Science, an average of at least 3.5 in all Atmospheric Science courses, and an overall average of at least 3.25. Includes the preparation of an honors paper and its defense before a committee of a least two regular faculty members. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14601
LEC Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 14602
LEC Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 15708
LEC Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 18384
LEC Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 22304
LEC Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2-3 28492

ATMO 505 Weather Forecasting
A first course in synoptic meteorology designed to introduce students to weather analysis and forecasting through the application of hydrodynamic and thermodynamic principles to operational analysis and forecasting. Topics include analysis and interpretation of surface and upper-air observations and data from satellites, radars, and wind profilers; chart and sounding analysis; and three-dimensional, conceptual models of weather systems. The course includes student-led weather briefings and analysis exercises. Prerequisite: ATMO 105 and MATH 125 or MATH 115. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Stachnik, Justin
TuTh 09:30-10:45 AM LIN 228 - LAWRENCE
3 10285

ATMO 606 Forecasting Practicum - Private Industry
Practical experience in private industry working with current and/or archived meteorological data. Possibilities include the preparation of forecasts for TV stations and meteorological consulting firms, and working with environmental consulting firms to assess air pollution hazards. May be repeated two times for credit. Credit for ATMO 605, ATMO 606, and ATMO 607 is limited to a total of eight hours, six of which may be counted toward a degree in atmospheric science. Prerequisite: ATMO 605. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 21101

ATMO 607 Forecasting Intern - National Weather Service
Practical experience working in a National Weather Service forecasting center in analyzing weather data and preparing weather forecasts. May be repeated two times for credit. Credit for ATMO 605, ATMO 606, and ATMO 607 is limited to a total of eight hours, six of which may be counted toward a degree in atmospheric science. Prerequisite: ATMO 605. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 21102

ATMO 640 Dynamic Meteorology
This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of fluid dynamics necessary for understanding large scale atmospheric motions. Fundamental physical laws of conservation of mass, momentum and energy are examined and applied to atmospheric flows. Rotation in the atmosphere is examined quantitatively in terms of both circulation and vorticity. Prerequisite: MATH 127 and PHSX 214 or PHSX 212 and PHSX 236. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Mechem, David
MW 09:00-10:15 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 10286

ATMO 650 Advanced Synoptic Meteorology
Analysis and interpretation of synoptic weather charts including treatment of numerical weather forecasting. Prerequisite: ATMO 630 and ATMO 660. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rahn, David
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
3 20102

ATMO 680 Physical Meteorology
This course is designed to enhance the student's understanding of atmospheric processes through the study of these processes at molecular through micro scales. Topics include the properties and behavior of gases; transfer processes; phase change; solar and earth radiation; cloud drop, ice crystal and precipitation formation; atmospheric electricity; stratospheric chemistry. Prerequisite: MATH 223; PHSX 214, or PHSX 212 and PHSX 236. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
3 23595

ATMO 690 Special Problems in Meteorology
Prerequisite: Nine hours in meteorology. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 10287
IND Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 14130
IND Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 15709
IND Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 18385
IND Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 22306
IND Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 28493

ATMO 697 Seminar for Seniors
Current research in atmospheric science will be discussed. May be repeated for a total of two credit hours. Prerequisite: Senior level in atmospheric science. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pu, Bing
M 04:00-05:15 PM LIN 405 - LAWRENCE
1 10288

GRADUATE CLASSES
 

ATMO 606 Forecasting Practicum - Private Industry
Practical experience in private industry working with current and/or archived meteorological data. Possibilities include the preparation of forecasts for TV stations and meteorological consulting firms, and working with environmental consulting firms to assess air pollution hazards. May be repeated two times for credit. Credit for ATMO 605, ATMO 606, and ATMO 607 is limited to a total of eight hours, six of which may be counted toward a degree in atmospheric science. Prerequisite: ATMO 605. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 21101

ATMO 607 Forecasting Intern - National Weather Service
Practical experience working in a National Weather Service forecasting center in analyzing weather data and preparing weather forecasts. May be repeated two times for credit. Credit for ATMO 605, ATMO 606, and ATMO 607 is limited to a total of eight hours, six of which may be counted toward a degree in atmospheric science. Prerequisite: ATMO 605. INT.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
INT Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 21102

ATMO 640 Dynamic Meteorology
This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of fluid dynamics necessary for understanding large scale atmospheric motions. Fundamental physical laws of conservation of mass, momentum and energy are examined and applied to atmospheric flows. Rotation in the atmosphere is examined quantitatively in terms of both circulation and vorticity. Prerequisite: MATH 127 and PHSX 214 or PHSX 212 and PHSX 236. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Mechem, David
MW 09:00-10:15 AM LIN 226 - LAWRENCE
3 10286

ATMO 650 Advanced Synoptic Meteorology
Analysis and interpretation of synoptic weather charts including treatment of numerical weather forecasting. Prerequisite: ATMO 630 and ATMO 660. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Rahn, David
TuTh 11:00-12:15 PM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
3 20102

ATMO 680 Physical Meteorology
This course is designed to enhance the student's understanding of atmospheric processes through the study of these processes at molecular through micro scales. Topics include the properties and behavior of gases; transfer processes; phase change; solar and earth radiation; cloud drop, ice crystal and precipitation formation; atmospheric electricity; stratospheric chemistry. Prerequisite: MATH 223; PHSX 214, or PHSX 212 and PHSX 236. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC
TuTh 01:00-02:15 PM LIN 401 - LAWRENCE
3 23595

ATMO 690 Special Problems in Meteorology
Prerequisite: Nine hours in meteorology. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 10287
IND Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 14130
IND Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 15709
IND Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 18385
IND Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 22306
IND Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-3 28493

ATMO 697 Seminar for Seniors
Current research in atmospheric science will be discussed. May be repeated for a total of two credit hours. Prerequisite: Senior level in atmospheric science. LEC.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Pu, Bing
M 04:00-05:15 PM LIN 405 - LAWRENCE
1 10288

ATMO 699 Undergraduate Research
Work on a research project under the supervision of a faculty member. Prerequisite: Nine credit hours in atmospheric science. May be taken up to three times for credit. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 10289
IND Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 14131
IND Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 15710
IND Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 18386
IND Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 28495
IND Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 10290

ATMO 710 Atmospheric Dynamics
Presentation of contemporary approaches to the study of atmospheric dynamics. May include methodologies that provide insight into global, synoptic, mesoscale or microscale motions. Prerequisite: ATMO 660 or equivalent. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Fall 2019 semester.

ATMO 898 Readings in Atmospheric Science
Independent readings of special problems in Atmospheric Science. IND.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21111
IND Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21112
IND Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21113
IND Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21114
IND Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 21123
IND Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 28496

ATMO 899 Master's Thesis
Thesis credit. Graded on a satisfactory progress/limited progress/no progress basis. THE.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16635
THE Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16391
THE Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 16636
THE Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 18387
THE Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 22307
THE Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-10 28497

ATMO 998 Research in Atmospheric Science
Individual investigation of special problems in Atmospheric Science. RSH.
Fall 2019
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Braaten, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21119
RSH Brunsell, Nathaniel
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21120
RSH Mechem, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21121
RSH Rahn, David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21122
RSH Stachnik, Justin
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 21124
RSH Pu, Bing
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-5 28499


Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science Events
2019 GPRM-AAG Annual Meeting