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Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 858 (01) - Introduction to Physical Oceanography

Intro to Physical Oceanography

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 10602
Descriptive treatment of atmosphere-ocean interaction; general wind-driven and thermo-haline ocean circulation; waves and tides; continental shelf and near-shore processes; instrumentation and methods used in ocean research. Simplified conceptual models demonstrate the important principles. Calculus-based physics and introductory oceanography required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : ESCI 758.01
Instructors: James Pringle
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 12:10pm - 1:00pm JAMS 254
Final Exam 12/14/2023 12/14/2023 R 10:30am - 12:30pm JAMS 254
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 859 (01) - Geological Oceanography

Geological Oceanography

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 11004
Major geological features and processes of the ocean floor; geological and geophysical methods; composition of the earth, sedimentary processes, plate tectonics and paleoceanography.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Cross listed with : ESCI 759.01
Instructors: Joel Johnson
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 9:40am - 11:00am JAMS 252
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 F 1:10pm - 3:00pm JAMS 252
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 10:30am - 12:30pm JAMS 252
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 872 (01) - Applied Tools for Ocean Mapping

Appl Tools for Ocean Mapping

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 1 (08/28/2023 - 10/20/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 15743
A review course on research tools commonly used in ocean mapping. The course focuses on teaching problem solving skills, note merely the application of tools. The course consists of modules addressing the use of: IVS Fledermaus; GeoMappApp, GIS, Google Earth, Matlab as well as the effective library research and use of Wikis. One year of calculus required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Semme Dijkstra
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am CHASE 142
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm CHASE 142
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 W 1:40pm - 5:00pm CHASE 142
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 874 (01) - Integrated Seabed Mapping Systems

Seabed Mapping

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 2 (10/30/2023 - 12/22/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   9  
CRN: 15744
Overview of typical applications that involve mapping the sediment-water interface in the ocean and adjacent waters. Emphasis on defining the task-specific resolution and accuracy requirements. Fundamentals of acoustics relevant to seabed mapping. Progressions through typical configurations involving single beam, sidescan, phase differing and multibeam systems. Integration of asynchronous 3D position, orientation and sound speed measurements with sona-relative acoustic travel times and angles. Analysis of impact of offsets, mis-alignments and latency in all integrated sensors. Prereq: two terms each of college calculus and physics. One year each of calculus and physics required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): MATH 831 May be taken concurrently
Equivalent(s): OE 874
Cross listed with : OE 874.01
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
10/30/2023 12/22/2023 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am CHASE 130
10/30/2023 12/22/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm CHASE 130
10/30/2023 12/22/2023 W 1:40pm - 5:00pm CHASE 130
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 877 (01) - GIS for Earth & Environmental Sciences

Earth/Envi Sci GIS

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 12820
Geospatial technologies provide insight into spatial and temporal aspects of environmental and earth systems. Students will master basic skills of a geographical information system. Weekly laboratory exercises will build upon a foundation of conceptual knowledge and data processing skills. Focus on applied research questions and projects will be addressed. The course will use the open source program QGIS. Additional work will develop programing skills using the python language. Programming background is not required but beneficial. Course in earth sciences or natural resources required.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): GSS 807
Cross listed with : ESCI 777.01
Instructors: Michael Palace
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 10:10am - 11:00am JAMS 254
Final Exam 12/18/2023 12/18/2023 M 10:30am - 12:30pm JAMS 254
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 895 (01) - Topics

Topics

Credits: 1.0 to 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 10776
Study on an individual or group basis in geologic, hydrologic, or oceanographic problems, under members of the graduate staff. Topics include: geochemistry, geomorphology, geophysics; glaciology; groundwater, structural, and regional geology; crystallography, mineralogy; petrology; thermodynamics; ore deposits; earth resource policy; paleontology; sedimentation; stratigraphy; water resources management; chemical, physical, and geological oceanography; earth systems; earth science teaching methods.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits.
Instructors: STAFF
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 895 (03) - Topics

Top/Ocean Biogeochemistry

Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 15738
Study on an individual or group basis in geologic, hydrologic, or oceanographic problems, under members of the graduate staff. Topics include: geochemistry, geomorphology, geophysics; glaciology; groundwater, structural, and regional geology; crystallography, mineralogy; petrology; thermodynamics; ore deposits; earth resource policy; paleontology; sedimentation; stratigraphy; water resources management; chemical, physical, and geological oceanography; earth systems; earth science teaching methods.
Section Comments: Top/Ocean Biogeochemistry
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits.
Cross listed with : ESCI 795.03
Instructors: Robert Letscher
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MWF 9:10am - 10:00am JAMS 216
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 895 (06) - Topics

Topics/Paleomagnetism

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 16781
Study on an individual or group basis in geologic, hydrologic, or oceanographic problems, under members of the graduate staff. Topics include: geochemistry, geomorphology, geophysics; glaciology; groundwater, structural, and regional geology; crystallography, mineralogy; petrology; thermodynamics; ore deposits; earth resource policy; paleontology; sedimentation; stratigraphy; water resources management; chemical, physical, and geological oceanography; earth systems; earth science teaching methods.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits.
Instructors: William Clyde
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 W 2:30pm - 4:30pm JAMS 216
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 898 (01) - Directed Research

Directed Research

Credits: 2.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 13956
Research project on a specified topic in the Earth Sciences, guided by a faculty member.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Rosemarie Came
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences

ESCI 899 (01) - Master's Thesis

Master's Thesis

Credits: 1.0 to 6.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term - Grad Thesis (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Graduate Credit/Fail grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 15165
Master's Thesis.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
Instructors: Rosemarie Came
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged TBA