EESC 7730G Low Temperature Geochemistry
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 773.
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45 hours; 3 credits
Chemical equilibria in aqueous systems and at low temperature. Natural processes controlling the composition of streams, lakes, the ocean, and near-surface groundwaters; impact of biological systems and human activities. Water in the geological cycle, applications to weathering, sedimentary processes, diagenesis, and ore formation.
Prerequisite: Geology or Earth and Environmental Sciences 7700G [770G] or permission of the chairperson.