ENVS1138 Aquatic optics –field course (3 cr)
Department of Biological and Environmental Science
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020
A field course at a research station (e.g, Lammi biological station). Measurements of solar radiation, its absorption, scattering, fluorescence, and attenuation of solar radiation. Organized together with the University of Helsinki
An intensive field course at a research station. Optical measurements in the laboratory and in the field. Calculating and analyzing the results, seminar and a course report.
Performance in the field and in the laboratory, activity at the seminar and a course report.
After the course the student knows how to perform optical measurements in the laboratory and in the field.
Description of prerequisites
Principles of aquatic optics (ENVS1132) required
- Kirk, John T. O. 2011. Light and Photosynthesis in Aquatic Ecosystems. 3rd Edition.
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Teaching (3 cr)
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