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Spring 2013-2014
GEO 506   na, npdf

Fundamentals of the Geosciences II

John A. Higgins
Gerta Keller
François Morel
Satish C. Myneni
Samuel G. Philander
Frederik J. Simons
Jeroen Tromp

A survey of fundamental papers in the Geosciences. Topics include present and future climate, biogeochemical processes in the ocean, geochemical cycles, orogenies, thermochronology, rock fracture and seismicity. This is the second of two core geosciences graduate courses.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Requirements/Grading:
Other Exam - 100%

Other information:
Course is taught by 6 different professors, each taking a 2 week term. The final is a combination of all their class work compiled together.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42449 S01 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm M   Guyot Hall   154   Enrolled:9 Limit:12
42449 S01 2:00 pm - 4:50 pm F   Guyot Hall   154   Enrolled:9 Limit:12