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Fall 2016-2017
AOS 578 / GEO 578   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Chemical Oceanography

Jorge L. Sarmiento

The chemical composition of the oceans and the nature of the physical and chemical processes governing this composition in the past and present. The cycles of major and minor oceanic constituents, including interactions with the biosphere and at the ocean-atmosphere and ocean-sediment interfaces.

Sample reading list:
J.L. Sarmiento and N. Gruber, Ocean Biogeochemical Dynamics, Princeton University Press

Mid Term Exam - 50%
Final Exam - 50%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to First Year Undergraduates.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
20890 L01 11:00:00 am - 12:30:00 pm T Th   Guyot Hall   220   Enrolled:10 Limit:20