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Fall 2022 Earth and Environmental Sciences GU4230 section 001
CRUSTAL DEFORMATION

Call Number 12996
Day & Time
Location
TR 10:10am-11:25am
506 Schermerhorn Hall [SCH]
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Folarin Kolawole
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Prerequisites: Introductory geology and one year of calculus. Recommended preparation: One semester of college physics. Introduction to the fundamental concepts of structure and deformation processes in the Earth's crust. Fundamental theories of stress and strain, rock behavior in both brittle and ductile fields, large-scale crustal contractional and extensional structures with focus on their geometries and mechanics of formation. Introduction to the principles of earthquake mechanics with emphasis on physical processes. Laboratory sessions (part of the lecture) will cover techniques of structural analysis, recognition and interpretation of structures on geologic maps, and construction of interpretive cross sections.
Web Site Vergil
Department Earth and Environmental Sciences
Enrollment 7 students (15 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, October 1, 2022
Subject Earth and Environmental Sciences
Number GU4230
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20223EESC4230W001

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