ESCI 847 (01) - Aqueous Geochemistry

Aqueous Geochemistry

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   7  
CRN: 16290
The chemical processes that determine the composition of aquatic systems such as rivers, lakes, groundwater and the ocean. The goal is to quantitatively understand the behavior of inorganic species such as carbon dioxide, nutrients, trace metals and inorganic pollutants in natural waters. Topics include, acid-based equilibria, carbonate chemistry, reduction-oxidation reactions, organic complexation and mineral precipitation and dissolution. Lab. One year each of calculus and chemistry or geochemistry required.
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Cross listed with : ESCI 747.01
Instructors: Robert Letscher

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 R 2:10pm - 4:00pm JAMS 244
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am JAMS 240