Petrology

GEOL 1420 S01 [CRN: 26289]

Introduction to the origin and evolution of igneous rocks. Topics include: physical properties of magma, thermodynamics and phase equilibria, igneous rocks and their classification, magmatic processes, trace elements and isotopes, basalts and layered intrusions, survey of lunar and planetary petrology. Prerequisites: GEOL 1410, or instructor permission.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
20
Primary Instructor
Meetings
13:00 - 14:20 Tue, Thu - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
10