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Fall 2016-2017
GEO 506   na, npdf

Fundamentals of the Geosciences II

Thomas S. Duffy
Tullis C. Onstott
Samuel G. Philander
Blair Schoene
Jeroen Tromp
Bess Ward

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 core geosciences graduate course.


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
21080 S01 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm M   Guyot Hall   155   Enrolled:5 Limit:20
21080 S01 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Th   Guyot Hall   155   Enrolled:5 Limit:20