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Planetary Atmospheres 1: Overview of Planetary Atmospheres in the Solar System


Dr. Sebastien Lebonnois
Laboratoire de Meteorologie Dynamique, France


November 7th, 2016

Abstract

Series: XXVIII Canary Islands Winter School of Astrophysics: Solar System Exploration

Topic: Planetary Atmospheres.

Lecture 1: Overview of planetary atmospheres in the Solar System. 

In this lecture Dr. Lebonnois talks about the large diversity of objects that populate our Solar System, gives an overview on the different types of atmospheres that can be found, as well as the atmospheric structures, and ends with an update on the current exploration of planetary atmospheres.