Sequence Stratigraphy

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
4460
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Description: 

Examines the mechanisms that produce sea-level change, how sediments respond to changes in sea-level, and how the architecture of basins may be assessed using the sequence stratigraphic model. Topics include the scales of stratigraphic cycles, seismic applications and outcrop scale high resolution sequence stratigraphy.