89.502 Quantitative Gemorphology

Quantitative Gemorphology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 37733
Status Active

This course follows the path of material as it is weathered form bedrock, moved down hillslopes and transported via glaciers and rivers. Emphasis is on 1) quantifying erosion and sediment transport, 2) applying computer-based models and conservation of mass equations to earth surface processes and 3) understanding long-term landform evolution.