Timeroom: Spring 2021

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Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 501 (08R) - Introduction to Oceanography

Introduction to Oceanography

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   2  
CRN: 56531
Introduces students to the four oceanographic disciplines: the geology of the ocean basins, including the creation of oceans and continents. The physics of the seas, including the origin of the ocean currents and their effect on the Earth's climate. The chemistry of the ocean waters, including how the distribution of elements reflects circulation and biology. The life in the ocean, including animals, plants and microbes, and humanity's influence on them. Special fee. Lab.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed majors in section: EARTH SCI (BS), EARTH SCI TEACH, EARTH SCIENCES, EARTHSCI OCEAN, ENSCI:GEOSYSTM, ENSCI:HYDROL, GEOLOGY (BS), OCEAN ENGR
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery), Discovery Lab Course
Instructors: James Pringle
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 T 4:40pm - 7:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 514 (1SY) - Introduction to Climate

Introduction to Climate

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 55942
The climate as a system controlled by the fluid, chemical, geological, and biological dynamics of the earth. Investigation of natural and man-made climate change over the period of 100 to 100 million years, including the greenhouse effects, tectonic climate forcing, astronomic (Milankovitch) cycles, deep ocean circulation, and biological feedback. How past climate is measured. Prereq: one introductory course in Earth Sciences or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): ESCI 504
Instructors: Rosemarie Came
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 642 (1SY) - Biogeosciences in the Earth System

Biogeosci Earth System

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 54047
This interdisciplinary course applies concepts from chemistry, physics, biology and geology to understand biogeochemical cycles in the Earth system. Course topics includes terrestrial, ocean and freshwater environments; water and energy cycles; carbon, nitrogen, phosphorous and sulfur cycles; biogeochemical cycles through Earth history and a synthesis of how humans have impacted the Earth system. Students will use quantitative methods to explore relationships between causes and effects, positive and negative feedbacks, and thresholds in the Earth systems. Prereq: calculus, two semesters of chemistry or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Ruth Varner
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 654 (01R) - Fate and Transport in the Environment

Fate Transport in Environment

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   4  
CRN: 56532
Special Fees: $10.00
An introduction to the basic processes controlling the migration and transformation of chemicals in surface water, groundwater, and the atmosphere, including advection, diffusion, dispersion, retardation, and chemical reaction. Extensive practice with quantitative problem solving in the environmental sciences, including constructing and using box models. Prereq: CHEM 404 or CHEM 405 or NR 561, MATH 425 or MATH 424B.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Anne Lightbody
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 9:40am - 11:00am ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 W 9:10am - 10:00am ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 654 (02R) - Fate and Transport in the Environment

Fate Transport in Environment

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   3  
CRN: 56533
Special Fees: $10.00
An introduction to the basic processes controlling the migration and transformation of chemicals in surface water, groundwater, and the atmosphere, including advection, diffusion, dispersion, retardation, and chemical reaction. Extensive practice with quantitative problem solving in the environmental sciences, including constructing and using box models. Prereq: CHEM 404 or CHEM 405 or NR 561, MATH 425 or MATH 424B.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Anne Lightbody
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 9:40am - 11:00am ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 W 11:10am - 12:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 701 (01R) - Quantitative Methods in Earth Sciences

Methods in Earth Science

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   3  
CRN: 56534
Introduces quantitative tools necessary for upper level Earth Science courses. Incudes basic statistical descriptions of spatially and temporally varying data, curve fitting, and time-series analysis with emphasis on atmospheric, oceanic and terrestrial data sets. Students learn to construct simple numerical models of Earth Systems. Instruction in data and analysis and modeling in Matlab. Prereq: MATH 426, and ESCI 401, ESCI 402 or ESCI 501; or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: James Pringle
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 M 1:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 701 (02R) - Quantitative Methods in Earth Sciences

Methods in Earth Science

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   6  
CRN: 56535
Introduces quantitative tools necessary for upper level Earth Science courses. Incudes basic statistical descriptions of spatially and temporally varying data, curve fitting, and time-series analysis with emphasis on atmospheric, oceanic and terrestrial data sets. Students learn to construct simple numerical models of Earth Systems. Instruction in data and analysis and modeling in Matlab. Prereq: MATH 426, and ESCI 401, ESCI 402 or ESCI 501; or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Only listed majors in section: EARTH SCI (BS), EARTH SCI TEACH, EARTH SCIENCES, EARTHSCI OCEAN, ENSCI:GEOSYSTM, ENSCI:HYDROL
Instructors: James Pringle
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 M 1:10pm - 3:30pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 710 (2SY) - Groundwater Hydrology

Groundwater Hydrology

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 53366
Special Fees: $20.00
Principles for fluid flow in porous media with emphasis on occurrence, location, and development of groundwater but with consideration of groundwater as a transporting medium. Major topics include well hydraulics, regional groundwater flow, exploration techniques, and groundwater modeling. Laboratory exercises involve use of fluid, electrical, and digital computer models to illustrate key concepts. Prereq: ESCI 654. Special fee. Lab.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Matt Davis
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am ONLINE
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 F 1:10pm - 3:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 752 (01R) - Chemical Oceanography

Chemical Oceanography

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   3  
CRN: 56536
This course investigates the physical and biogeochemical processes that determine the composition of seawater. Topics include biological effects on chemistry, ocean nutrient cycles, air-sea gas exchange, radiogenic and stable isotopes as tracers of ocean processes, sediment and tace-metal chemistry. Prereq: MATH 426 and CHEM 404.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Robert Letscher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 MWF 11:10am - 12:00pm ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 756 (01R) - Geotectonics

Geotectonics

Online Course Delivery Method: Scheduled meeting time, Remote Section, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2021 - Full Term (02/01/2021 - 05/11/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   5  
CRN: 56537
The geological record of plate tectonics past and present. The first part of the course focuses on modern tectonic settings with an emphasis on plate geometries, geodynamical processes, and sedimentary products. The second part of the course focuses on reconstructing ancient tectonic settings with an emphasis on methodology (paleomagnetism, basin analysis, provenance) and case studies (e.g. India-Asia collision). Field trip. Prereq: ESCI 614 or ESCI 631 or permission. Special fee. Writing intensive.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Joel Johnson
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
2/1/2021 5/11/2021 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm ONLINE