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CS92PROD
Volcanology

E&ES 380
Fall 2014 not offered
Crosslisting: E&ES 580
Course Cluster: Planetary Science, Planetary Science

Volcanic eruptions are among the most impressive natural phenomena and have been described throughout history. In this course we look at the physical and chemical processes that control volcanic eruptions and their environmental impacts. We also look at the direct impact on humanity, ranging from destructive ashfalls to climate change, and the benefits of volcanoes for society (e.g., geothermal energy, ore deposits).
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM E&ES
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR E&ES213
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (E&ES)(ENVS-MN)(ENVS)

Last Updated on OCT-05-2022
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