GLG543 Principles of Sedimentary Petrology
Petrology and classification of sedimentary rocks. Factors governing sediment dispersal, lithification and diagenesis. Mineralogy and texture of terrigenous clastic sediments as a reflection of possible source terrains. Carbonate petrology and petrography; consideration of limestone and dolostone textures as environmental indicators.
- Liberal Arts
- Must be enrolled in the following level: Graduate
- (GLG331 or 50331)