Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K5129010 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 海洋大気圏システム
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Ocean-Atmosphere Systems
サクノ ユウジ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon1-4:ENG 109
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture-oriented, heavy use of board writing 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 10 : Integrated Engineering
Eligible Students  
Keywords ocean. atmosphere. environment, dynamics, wave, wind 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Program of Transportation Systems
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The area of environmental engineering and fluid dynamics: Technical knowledge on environmental engineering and fluid dynamics relating to transportation equipment and coexistence
(Abilities and Skills)
・The area of environmental engineering and fluid mechanics: The ability to use technical knowledge on environmental engineering and fluid dynamics to solve issues relating to transportation equipment and coexistence with the environment 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
In discussing engineering issues related to transportation equipment and environment-related equipment (for example, shape measurement of automobiles and ships and monitoring of the global environment), all must understand external forces (forces from nature) and the surrounding natural environment. Through this lecture, students will deepen their knowledge and understanding of specialized technologies related to natural environmental systems. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Outline of atmospheric environment system
lesson2 Barometric pressure and static equilibrium
lesson3 Fundamentals of thermodynamics and radiation of dry air
lesson4 Steam and humidified air
lesson5 Buoyancy and air mass rise
lesson6 Wind physics
lesson7 Aerology
lesson8 Meteorological satellite
lesson9 Mid-term exam
lesson10 Outline of Marine Environment System
lesson11 marine light environment
lesson12 Ocean currents and tides
lesson13 Ocean color and water quality
lesson14 Mrine life
lesson15 Ocean measurement

2 examinations 
(1) N. Sato: Ippan kishogaku, Kiso kara manabu kisho-gaku, Tokyo Gakugei Univ. Press, 2019
(2) K. Ninomiya ,Kisho ga wakaru suushikinyumon, Ohmsha, 2006
(3) M. Sakudai: Kaiyo kankyo-gaku, Kyoristu Press, 1998.
(4) M. Arita, Suiken no kankyo, Tokyo Denki Univ. Press, 1999.
PC or AV used in
Text book, Image and Movie 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Please read the textbook 
Grading Method Examination (50% + 50%) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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