Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

ESCI 411 001 (CRN: 25448)

ADVANCED PETROLOGY II

Long Title: ADVANCED PETROLOGY II
Department: *Earth Science*
Instructors:
Lee, Cin-Ty A.
Dasgupta, Rajdeep
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:29PM MW KWG 227 (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 29
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 26-OCT-2021 10:51PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2016  
2:00PM - 5:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: This course will bring together constraints from field geology, petrography, petrology, geochemistry, and geodynamics to tackle advanced A87 research questions of whole Earth processes that are relevant in the 21st century. The topics that may be covered include, but are not limited to, interplay between magmatic and tectonic processes, magma generation, migration, extraction, and dynamic stability in various settings, magmatic differentiation, volatiles and fluids exchange between various reservoirs and effects on long-term climate, ore genesis, and formation and modification of continents. Cross-list: ESCI 611. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ESCI 411 if student has credit for ESCI 611.