EARTH 102: Lake Michigan and the Chicago River
EARTH 107: Our Dynamic Planet
This course will discuss theories of the major processes of Earth dynamics: plate tectonics and internal convection; the continents and their history of breakup, drifting, and collisions; the ocean basins and their formation by seafloor spreading and their relation to upwelling in the mantle; and other important Earth phenomena will be related to plate tectonics, such as earthquakes, volcanoes, biological evolution, and climate changes.
EARTH 327: Geophysical Time Series Analysis
Introduction to analysis techniques applied to seismic and other geophysical data. Sampling, windowing, discrete and fast Fourier transforms, deconvolution, filtering, and inverse methods.