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Introduction to Oceanography - Marine Chemistry

Chinese 海洋學導論(海洋化學部分)
Credit 3
Goals
  • To know the composition of dissolved and particulate constituents of seawater
  • A brief introduction of sediment chemistry
Syllabus 2014/10/13

Course introduction

  2014/10/20

Dissolved constituents (I)

Reading: Seawater: Its Composition, Properties and Behavior, chapter 6.1 – 6.2.4 (p. 85–105)

  2014/10/27

Dissolved constituents (II)

Reading: Seawater: Its Composition, Properties and Behavior, chapter 6.2.5 – 6.4 (p. 105–127)

  2014/11/03

The biological particle cycle

Reading: Marine Biogeochemical Cycles, chapter 2.2 (p. 25‒39)

  2014/11/10

Seawater and global change

Reading: How to Build a Habitable Planet, chapter 20 (p. 597‒647)

Bibliography
  • The Open University Course Team, 2002, Seawater: Its Composition, Properties and Behavior. Milton Keynes: The Open University Press. (available as eBook; link to NSYSU library)
  • The Open University Course Team, 2005. Marine Biogeochemical Cycles. Milton Keynes: The Open University Press.
  • Langmuir C. H. & Broecker W, 2012. How to Build a Habitable Planet. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
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