Carbonate Sedimentology and Petrology

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
6500
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
4
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Lab
Description: 

An introduction to the origin, composition, and diagenesis of ancient and modern carbonate rocks. Topics include the macroscopic and microscopic identification of rock constituents and a survey of depositional models for modern carbonate environments, with an emphasis on Floridian and Bahamian carbonates facies. Four hours lecture/lab combination.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional.