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Advanced Marine Geology

Chinese 高等海洋地質學
Credit 3
Goals
  • Formation of land and ocean (H.-L. Lin)
  • Composition of marine sediment (Y.-S. Lin)
Syllabus

After 2012/11/20

  • Sampling of marine sediment
  • Gas hydrate as a reservoir of methane (Milkov, 2004, Earth-Sci. Rev.)
  • Clastic sediment (Marine Geology, Ch. 13)
  • Biogenic sediment (Marine Geology, Ch. 14)
  • Carbonate system (Aquatic Chemistry, Ch. 4)
  • Early diagenesis (Marine Geochemistry, Ch. 3)
  • Term report
     
Bibliography
  • Kennett K. (1985) Marine Geology. New York: Prentice-Hall.
  • Schulz HD and Zabel M. (2006) Marine Geochemistry. Berlin: Springer.
  • Stumm W and Morgan JJ. (1996) Aquatic Chemistry: Chemical Equilibria and Rates in Natural Waters. New York: John Wiley & Sons.
Term report

Download, compile and interprete data from the database of ODP and IODP.

Grading 30% homework,35% oral presentation,35% term paper