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EESC 3391 Introduction to Geophysics (Fall: 3 )

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the fundamental principles of geophysics. Both theoretical and applied aspects of geophysics will be discussed. Topics include stress and strain, deformation of earth materials, the earth's gravitational field, the earth's magnetic field, seismic waves, earth structure, earthquakes, and tectonic processes.

Schedule: Periodically

Instructor(s): Alan Kafka

Prerequisites: EESC1134. With permission of the Instructor. EESC1132; MATH1102-103; PHYS2211-2212, or permission of instructor.

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Last Updated: 15-Mar-18