EPSC 580 Aqueous Geochemistry (3 credits)

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Offered by: Earth & Planetary Sciences (Faculty of Science)


Earth & Planetary Sciences : The use of chemical thermodynamics to study fluid-rock interactions with an emphasis on the aqueous phase. The course will introduce basic concepts and will discuss aqueous complexation, mineral surface adsorption, and other controls on crustal fluid compositions. Applications will range from considering contaminated groundwater systems to metamorphic reactions.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Alfonso Mucci (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours lectures

  • Prerequisites: EPSC 210, EPSC 212, or equivalent, or permission of instructor.