GEOSCI 422 - Principles of Geochemistry
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Geological Sciences (GEOSCI)
Department: LSA Earth & Environmental Sciences
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Advisory Prerequisites:
GEOSCI 231, 305, 310 and CHEM 125/126/130.
Other Course Info:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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Instruction is directed toward how geochemical methods, such as stable isotope and trace element analysis, radioactive age dating, determination of phase relations of minerals and melts at low to high temperature and pressure, and computation of or experimentation on equilibria in the hydrosphere, hydrothermal solutions, and metamorphic and igneous systems, can unravel and provide insight into the origin and chemical evolution of the earth and its parts (core, mantle, crustal rocks).

GEOSCI 422 - Principles of Geochemistry
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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ISBN: 9780763726423
Essentials of geochemistry, Author: John V. Walther., Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers 2005
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