Title Mineralogy: Earth and Planetary Materials
Description Lecture, three hours; laboratory, four hours. Enforced requisite: course 1. Recommended: completion of chemistry requirement. Principles of mineralogy. Mineral structure and bonding and crystal chemistry, with focus on materials of interest for Earth and planetary sciences and major rock-forming minerals. Laboratory study of relationship between mineral structure and properties, including hand sample identification, microscopy (optical and electron), X-ray diffraction, and spectroscopy techniques. P/NP or letter grading.
Units 4.0 units
Course Days Tuesday Thursday
Time 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Location GEOLOGY 3645
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 411153200
Type Lecture
Instructor Abby Kavner
Email akavner@ucla.edu
Phone 310-206-3675