THE EFFECT OF LAND SURFACE PROCESSES ON THE VARIABILITY OF THE EAST ASIAN SUMMER MONSOON

by

William Richard Bua

 

Dissertation submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School
of the
University of Maryland at College Park
in partial fulfillment
of the requirements
for the degree of

Doctor of Philosophy 1999

Advisory Committee:

Professor Ferdinand Baer, Chair/Advisor
Dr. William K.-M. Lau
Professor Ralph Dubayah
Professor Alan Robock

Professor Anandu D. Vernekar