Chair Disciplines

Within the chair in Fluid Dynamical Systems and the Meteoceanics Interdisciplinary Centre for Complex System Sciences, the following disciplines are nurtured and delivered by our coordinator Rui Perdigão:

Semester-long Disciplines:

  • Fluid Dynamical Systems: introductory (BSc/MSc) and advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Information Physics and Evolutionary Complexity: advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Earth System Dynamics: introductory (BSc/MSc) and advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Dynamic Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology: advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Frontiers in Fluid Dynamical Systems: advanced (PhD);
  • Complex System Dynamics, Analytics and Predictability in Earth and Environmental Sciences: advanced (PhD);
  • Complex System Dynamics: intermediate and advanced (PhD);
  • Interdisciplinary Data Analytics and Model Design: intermediate and advanced (PhD);

Modular Disciplines:

  • Dynamical System Analytics in Physics and Engineering: introductory (MSc);
  • Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics: advanced (PhD);
  • Mathematical Physics and Modelling: introductory (BSc/MSc) and advanced (PhD);
  • Mathematical Methods in the Geophysical Sciences: advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Hydro-Climate Dynamics: introductory (BSc/MSc) and advanced (MSc/PhD);
  • Electrodynamics and Magnetohydrodynamics of the Earth: advanced (PhD);
  • Nonlinear Analytics and Machine Learning: advanced (PhD);
  • Information Theory and Kinematic Geometry: introductory (MSc);
  • Atmospheric Physics A: Thermodynamics: (MSc) introductory;
  • Atmospheric Physics B: Fluid Dynamics: (MSc) introductory;
  • Atmospheric Physics C: Electricity and Optics: (MSc) introductory;
  • Atmospheric Physics D: Numerical Modelling: (MSc) advanced;
  • Atmospheric Physics E: Nonlinear Geostatistics: (MSc) advanced;
  • Computational Hydrodynamics in GPU Architectures: advanced (PhD).

All course materials, including manuals, software and experimental setups are available via the Meteoceanics Centre under copyright of the chair professor and author (® Rui A. P. Perdigão), with all rights reserved.