Title Physics of Earth
Description Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Requisites: Mathematics 33A, Physics 1C (or 1CH). Crust-to-core tour of Earth and physics used to explore it. Isostasy, plate tectonics, mantle convection, and geodynamo as discovered with tools of elasticity, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics. P/NP or letter grading.
Units 4 units
Restrictions Geology B707
Course Days Tuesday Thursday
Time 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Location Geology 4677
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 411612200
Type Lecture
Class Website https://ccle.ucla.edu/course/view/16F-EPSSCI152-1
Instructor Paul Davis
Email pdavis@epss.ucla.edu
Phone 310-825-1343