Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

ESCI 429 002 (CRN: 17571)

VOLCANIC PROCESSES

Long Title: MAGMATIC, VOLCANIC AND HYDROTHERMAL PROCESSES
Department: Earth/Environmnt/Planetary Sci
Instructor: Gonnermann, Helge M.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR KWG 227 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
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:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 10
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 12
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 26-OCT-2021 10:37PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
9-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: Introduction to the physical processes governing magmatic hydrothermal and volcanic systems. Conceptual and quantitative discussion of topics such as magma generation, accumulation, dike propagation, magma chambers, volcano deformation, volcanic eruptions, magmatic gases, magma rheology and fragmentation, hydrothermal systems. A 3-6 day field trip may be required. Cross-list: ESCI 629. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for ESCI 429 if student has credit for ESCI 629.