Marine Sediments-Paleo Proxies

Course Number: 
SIO 245
Course Description: 
On the chemical and isotopic records of marine sediments and implications for the history of seawater chemistry and paleoceanography. Will concentrate on the isotopic systems: Li, B, C, O, S, Sr, and Nd, in marine phases that reliably preserve the records, and on associated diagenetic problems. (S/U grades permitted.)
Prerequisites: 
graduate standing or consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
4
Academic Year: 
2012-2013