Department of

Atmospheric Physics


This is the 3 credits, Level 5 optional course offered by the Department of Physics.
Students who follow this course should be able to gain the knowledge on basic structure of Earth atmosphere and its climate system, physical laws and the concepts governing the atmospheric processes and modern weather observation methods. They will be able to use that knowledge to analyze problems related to atmospheric processes and determine possible solutions, providing physical interpretation of weather and climate phenomena.

Contact details

Dr.(Mrs.) H. K. W. I. Jayawardena
Contact No- 011 2881242 Ext: 267
Department of Physics,
The Open University of Sri Lanka,
Nawala, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka