Earth & Atmospheric Sciences (EAS)Engineering

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EAS 1101

Two of the most pressing issues that humankind will face in the 21st Century are Climate Change and Energy. These two issues are inexorably linked together and impact other great challenges including fresh ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10806EAS 1101  LEC 001

EAS 1109

Introductory survey course for anyone interested in dinosaurs. Lectures examine the fossil evidence and illustrate how various geological and biological disciplines contribute to understanding dinosaurs ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 10807EAS 1109  LEC 001

EAS 1310

Simplified treatment of the structure of the atmosphere: heat balance of the Earth; general and secondary circulations; air masses, fronts, and cyclones; and hurricanes, thunderstorms, tornadoes, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10808EAS 1310  LEC 001

  • Optional 1 credit lab offered as EAS 1330.

EAS 1330

Required for atmospheric science majors but is optional for other students taking EAS 1310. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11030EAS 1330  LAB 401

  • Concurrent enrollment in EAS 1310 required.

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11031EAS 1330  LAB 402

  • Concurrent enrollment in EAS 1310 required.

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11032EAS 1330  LAB 403

  • Concurrent enrollment in EAS 1310 required.

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11033EAS 1330  LAB 404

  • Concurrent enrollment in EAS 1310 required. Lab 404 is for Majors only.

EAS 1540

This class relies more on intuitive reasoning rather than complicated mathematical formulas to convey basic concepts about how the ocean works. For this reason, the class is very accessible to non-science ... view course details

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  • 10809EAS 1540  LEC 001

EAS 1560

This class relies more on intuitive reasoning rather than complicated mathematical formulas to convey basic concepts about how the ocean works. For this reason, the class is very accessible to non-science ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BIOEE 1540BIOEE 1560EAS 1540

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11694EAS 1560  LEC 001

EAS 2960

Practice course providing daily exercise in probabilistic weather forecasting, in which students compete to forecast local weather most skillfully. view course details

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  • 0.5 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 10833EAS 2960  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

  • Enrollment limited to: undergraduate students in the Atmospheric Science major or those with permission of the instructor.

EAS 3010

Life activities alter the physical and chemical environment of Earth's surface and are altered by that environment, while physical and chemical processes transform rock, transfer material, and create new ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: EAS 5011

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10919EAS 3010  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS 2200 or EAS 2250, MATH 1110 or MATH 1910, and one course in chemistry (high school or college).

  • 10920EAS 3010  LAB 401

EAS 3030

Control and function of the Earth's global biogeochemical cycles. Begins with a review of the basic inorganic and organic chemistry of biologically significant elements, and then considers the biogeochemical ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: NTRES 3030

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 11115EAS 3030  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: Chem 2070 or equivalent, Math 1120, and a course in biology and/or geology.

  • 11116EAS 3030  DIS 201

  • 11118EAS 3030  DIS 202

EAS 3050

Discusses processes that determine climate and contribute to its change, including atmospheric radiation, ocean circulation, and atmospheric dynamics. Investigates contemporary climate change issues and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 5051

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10834EAS 3050  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: two semesters of calculus and one semester of physics.

EAS 3410

Introduction to the thermodynamics and hydrostatics of the atmosphere and to the methods of description and quantitative analysis used in meteorology. Topics include thermodynamic processes of dry air, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10835EAS 3410  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one year of calculus, one semester of physics.

EAS 4010

The Earth's energy and mineral resources reflect some of the most important changes and dramatic events that have punctuated earth history. Course provides an overview of resource types in the context ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 5010

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12431EAS 4010  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: previous course in geology.

EAS 4040

Quantitative study of the deformation, heat transport, and melting processes that have shaped the evolution of the solid Earth. Familiar physical and chemical principles and concepts are applied to the ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 5041

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17050EAS 4040  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: calculus and calculus-based physics courses, or permission of instructor.

EAS 4350

Statistical methods used in climatology, operational weather forecasting, and selected meteorological research applications. Statistical characteristics of meteorological data, including probability ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 5350

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10837EAS 4350  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one introductory course each in statistics (e.g. AEM 2100) and calculus.

EAS 4510

Structure and dynamics of large-scale midlatitude weather systems, such as cyclones, anticyclones, and waves, with consideration of processes that contribute to temperature changes and precipitation. Lab ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10838EAS 4510  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS 3410, EAS 3420.

  • 10839EAS 4510  LAB 401

EAS 4570

Examines sources, effects, transport, measurement, and controls of air pollution. Discusses the basic principles in each area with an emphasis on their local, regional, and global impacts. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17234EAS 4570  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS 3410 or thermodynamics course, and one semester of chemistry, or permission of instructor.

EAS 4620

Lectures and discussion focus on current research in marine ecosystems with an emphasis on processes unique to marine systems and current issues of ocean sustainability. A synthetic treatment of multiple ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOEE 4620EAS 5620

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16221EAS 4620  LEC 001

  • Letter grades, S/U grades with permission of instructor. Limited to 50 students.

EAS 4780

Earth's environmental history is recorded in sedimentary rocks, but can only be deciphered if geological time relations are correctly recognized. Course covers approaches to the study of ages of, and genetic ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

EAS 4820

This course presents an overview of observations and methods in seismology. Topics include techniques necessary for understanding elastic wave propagation in layered media and what these waves teach us ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 6820

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17064EAS 4820  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one year of calculus, one year of physics. Recommended prerequisite: structural geology.

EAS 4840

An exploration of solution methods for inverse problems with examples taken from geophysics and related fields, with particular attention to making inferences from inaccurate, incomplete, or inconsistent ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 5840

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17023EAS 4840  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: MATH 2940.

EAS 4910

Introduction to the techniques and philosophy of research in the earth sciences and an opportunity for undergraduates to participate in current faculty research projects. Topics chosen in consultation ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11130EAS 4910  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Abers, G

  • Students must complete form in 2124 Snee Hall.

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11728EAS 4910  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Allmendinger, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11729EAS 4910  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Allmon, W

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11730EAS 4910  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11731EAS 4910  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Brown, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11855EAS 4910  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Cathles, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11873EAS 4910  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Cisne, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11878EAS 4910  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11881EAS 4910  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17235EAS 4910  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Derry, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11927EAS 4910  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17236EAS 4910  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11928EAS 4910  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11929EAS 4910  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Jordan, T

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11930EAS 4910  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Keranen, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11931EAS 4910  RSC 717

    • TBA
    • Lohman, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11932EAS 4910  RSC 718

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11933EAS 4910  RSC 719

    • TBA
    • Monger, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11934EAS 4910  RSC 721

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11935EAS 4910  RSC 722

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11936EAS 4910  RSC 723

    • TBA
    • Riha, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11937EAS 4910  RSC 724

    • TBA
    • Thompson, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12544EAS 4910  RSC 725

    • TBA
    • White, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12545EAS 4910  RSC 726

    • TBA
    • Wilks, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12554EAS 4910  RSC 727

    • TBA
    • Wysocki, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18556EAS 4910  RSC 728

    • TBA
    • Klinck, H

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18733EAS 4910  RSC 729

    • TBA
    • Hayes, A

EAS 4940

The department teaches "trial" courses under this number. Offerings vary by semester and are advertised by the department before the beginning of the semester. The same course is not offered more than ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Local Glacial & Quaternary Geology

  • 18629EAS 4940  DIS 201

EAS 4960

Students with internship opportunities may be able to receive credit through this course. view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 10843EAS 4960  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Abers, G

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11131EAS 4960  DIS 202

    • TBA
    • Allmendinger, R

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11132EAS 4960  DIS 203

    • TBA
    • Allmon, W

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11133EAS 4960  DIS 204

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12233EAS 4960  DIS 205

    • TBA
    • Brown, L

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12234EAS 4960  DIS 206

    • TBA
    • Cathles, L

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12622EAS 4960  DIS 208

    • TBA
    • Cisne, J

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12623EAS 4960  DIS 209

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12624EAS 4960  DIS 210

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17237EAS 4960  DIS 211

    • TBA
    • Derry, L

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12625EAS 4960  DIS 212

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17238EAS 4960  DIS 213

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12626EAS 4960  DIS 214

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12627EAS 4960  DIS 215

    • TBA
    • Jordan, T

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12628EAS 4960  DIS 216

    • TBA
    • Keranen, K

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12629EAS 4960  DIS 217

    • TBA
    • Lohman, R

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12630EAS 4960  DIS 218

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12631EAS 4960  DIS 219

    • TBA
    • Monger, B

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12632EAS 4960  DIS 221

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, M

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12633EAS 4960  DIS 222

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12634EAS 4960  DIS 223

    • TBA
    • Riha, S

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12635EAS 4960  DIS 224

    • TBA
    • Thompson, J

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12636EAS 4960  DIS 225

    • TBA
    • White, B

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12637EAS 4960  DIS 226

    • TBA
    • Wilks, D

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12638EAS 4960  DIS 227

    • TBA
    • Wysocki, M

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation.

EAS 4970

Topics are arranged at the beginning of the semester for individual study or for group discussions. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11134EAS 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11135EAS 4970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11589EAS 4970  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11590EAS 4970  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11940EAS 4970  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11941EAS 4970  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11942EAS 4970  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Riha, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12547EAS 4970  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Wilks, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12937EAS 4970  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Wysocki, M

EAS 4980

The student assists in teaching an EAS course appropriate to his or her previous training. The student meets with a discussion or laboratory section, prepares course materials, grades assignments, and ... view course details

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  • 1-2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 10844EAS 4980  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Abers, G

  • A&S students receive transcript credit only; cannot be used toward graduation

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11591EAS 4980  DIS 202

    • TBA
    • Allmendinger, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11592EAS 4980  DIS 203

    • TBA
    • Allmon, W

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11607EAS 4980  DIS 204

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11872EAS 4980  DIS 205

    • TBA
    • Brown, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12197EAS 4980  DIS 206

    • TBA
    • Cathles, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12237EAS 4980  DIS 208

    • TBA
    • Cisne, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12606EAS 4980  DIS 209

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12607EAS 4980  DIS 210

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17240EAS 4980  DIS 211

    • TBA
    • Derry, L

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12608EAS 4980  DIS 212

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17241EAS 4980  DIS 213

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12609EAS 4980  DIS 214

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12610EAS 4980  DIS 215

    • TBA
    • Jordan, T

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12611EAS 4980  DIS 216

    • TBA
    • Keranen, K

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12612EAS 4980  DIS 217

    • TBA
    • Lohman, R

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12613EAS 4980  DIS 218

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

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  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12615EAS 4980  DIS 221

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, M

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12616EAS 4980  DIS 222

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12617EAS 4980  DIS 223

    • TBA
    • Riha, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12618EAS 4980  DIS 224

    • TBA
    • Thompson, J

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12619EAS 4980  DIS 225

    • TBA
    • White, B

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12620EAS 4980  DIS 226

    • TBA
    • Wilks, D

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12621EAS 4980  DIS 227

    • TBA
    • Wysocki, M

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

EAS 4990

Independent research on current problems in atmospheric science. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11136EAS 4990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11137EAS 4990  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11138EAS 4990  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11593EAS 4990  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11887EAS 4990  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11943EAS 4990  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11944EAS 4990  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Riha, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12601EAS 4990  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Wilks, D

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-4 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12938EAS 4990  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Wysocki, M

EAS 5000

Project with significant engineering content that is required for the M.Eng. program. view course details

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  •  

  • 2-12 Credits Graded

  • 12433EAS 5000  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Cathles, L

EAS 5010

The Earth's energy and mineral resources reflect some of the most important changes and dramatic events that have punctuated earth history. Course provides an overview of resource types in the context ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 4010

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12432EAS 5010  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: previous course in geology.

EAS 5011

Life activities alter the physical and chemical environment of Earth's surface and are altered by that environment, while physical and chemical processes transform rock, transfer material, and create new ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: EAS 3010

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11721EAS 5011  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: EAS 2200 or EAS 2250, MATH 1110 or MATH 1910, and one course in chemistry (high school or college).

  • 11722EAS 5011  LAB 401

EAS 5041

Quantitative study of the deformation, heat transport, and melting processes that have shaped the evolution of the solid Earth. Familiar physical and chemical principles and concepts are applied to the ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 4040

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17054EAS 5041  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: calculus and calculus-based physics courses, or permission of instructor.

EAS 5051

Discusses processes that determine climate and contribute to its change, including atmospheric radiation, ocean circulation, and atmospheric dynamics. Investigates contemporary climate change issues and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 3050

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11720EAS 5051  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: two semesters of calculus and one semester of physics.

EAS 5350

Statistical methods used in climatology, operational weather forecasting, and selected meteorological research applications. Statistical characteristics of meteorological data, including probability ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 4350

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11719EAS 5350  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one introductory course each in statistics (e.g. AEM 2100) and calculus.

EAS 5620

Lectures and discussion focus on current research in marine ecosystems with an emphasis on processes unique to marine systems and current issues of ocean sustainability. A synthetic treatment of multiple ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOEE 4620EAS 4620

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17021EAS 5620  LEC 001

  • Letter grades, S/U grades with permission of instructor. Limited to 50 students.

EAS 5750

Introduction to radiative transfer in emitting and scattering atmospheres. Radiative energy balance and radiative equilibrium. Structures of the atmospheres in the solar system. Introduction to motions ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ASTRO 6575

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17203EAS 5750  LEC 001

EAS 5840

An exploration of solution methods for inverse problems with examples taken from geophysics and related fields, with particular attention to making inferences from inaccurate, incomplete, or inconsistent ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 4840

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17025EAS 5840  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: MATH 2940.

EAS 6480

Factors determining air quality and effects of air pollutants on public health, ecological systems and global climate change. Students examine the source-to-receptor relationship of major air pollutants ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MAE 6480

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17268EAS 6480  LEC 001

EAS 6820

This course presents an overview of observations and methods in seismology. Topics include techniques necessary for understanding elastic wave propagation in layered media and what these waves teach us ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 4820

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17066EAS 6820  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: one year of calculus, one year of physics. Recommended prerequisite: structural geology.

EAS 6920

Study of topics in earth and atmospheric science that are more specialized or different from other courses. Special topics depend on staff and student interests. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-6 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • Topic: Atmospheric Science Seminar

  • 10845EAS 6920  DIS 201

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Graduate Experience in EAS

  • 13042EAS 6920  DIS 202

  • Intended for 1st and 2nd year graduate students in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: CEE 6055CHEME 6678

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Water-Energy Nexus

  • 18208EAS 6920  DIS 203

    • MWFHollister Hall 306
    • Nov 2 - Dec 2, 2016
    • Albertson, J

      Reed, P

      Riha, S

  • The deadline to drop this class without a W or change the grade option from S/U to LET or LET to S/U is 11/14/16. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 12/02/16.

EAS 7010

Thesis research for geological sciences graduate students. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11143EAS 7010  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Abers, G

  • ATMOS SCI students use EAS 8500, 9500 or 9510.

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11608EAS 7010  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Allmendinger, R

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11609EAS 7010  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Allmon, W

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11610EAS 7010  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Brown, L

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11611EAS 7010  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Cathles, L

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11612EAS 7010  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Derry, L

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11613EAS 7010  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Dietl, G

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11614EAS 7010  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Hayes, A

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11615EAS 7010  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Jordan, T

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11616EAS 7010  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Keranen, K

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11617EAS 7010  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Lohman, R

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11618EAS 7010  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Lunine, J

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11619EAS 7010  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, M

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11620EAS 7010  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11713EAS 7010  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Thompson, J

EAS 7110

Reading class for upper atmospheric physics. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17026EAS 7110  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

EAS 7220

Advanced work on original investigations in structural geology. Topics change from semester to semester. Contact the instructor for more information. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13196EAS 7220  DIS 201

    • TBA
    • Allmendinger, R

EAS 7310

Advanced work on original investigations in geodetic monitoring and modeling. Topics change from semester to semester. Contact the instructor for more information. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11594EAS 7310  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Pritchard, M

EAS 7620

Advanced work on original investigations in paleobiology. Topics change from semester to semester. Contact the instructor for more information. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11149EAS 7620  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Allmon, W

EAS 7650

Advanced work on original investigations in paleoecology. Topics change from semester to semester. Contact the instructor for more information. view course details

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 11981EAS 7650  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Dietl, G

EAS 7710

Advanced readings on specific themes in sedimentology, stratigraphy, and sedimentary basins. Topics change from semester to semester and will be chosen in consultation between student and instructor. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12377EAS 7710  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Jordan, T

EAS 7800

Analysis and interpretation of real-time geophysical data focusing on interesting and significant events that happen during the semester, emphasizing seismogram interpretation of large earthquakes. view course details

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

EAS 7810

Exploration of advanced techniques for imaging the earth via readings and/or computer exercises. view course details

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  •  

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11151EAS 7810  DIS 201

  • Prerequisite: EAS 3880, EAS 4340, or permission of instructor.

EAS 7930

Seminar course for graduate students in geological sciences with topics in tectonics, seismology, petrology, and similar disciplines. Emphasis on mountain belts, but other topics entertained. view course details

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

EAS 7950

Advanced work on original investigations in low temperature geochemistry. Topics change from semester to semester. Contact the instructor for more information. view course details

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  •  

  • 1-3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 17177EAS 7950  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Derry, L

EAS 7960

Seminar covering topics relevant to solid earth geochemistry and includes presentations from both faculty and students. Students will be expected to make at least one presentation during the semester. view course details

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  •  

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 10847EAS 7960  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • White, B

EAS 8500

Thesis research for atmospheric science master's students. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11152EAS 8500  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

  • GEOL SCI students use EAS 7010 or 7020.

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11621EAS 8500  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Chen, G

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11622EAS 8500  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11623EAS 8500  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11857EAS 8500  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Gao, H

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12177EAS 8500  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12238EAS 8500  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12602EAS 8500  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12603EAS 8500  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12939EAS 8500  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

EAS 9500

Dissertation research for atmospheric science Ph.D. students only before "A" exam has been passed. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11153EAS 9500  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

  • GEOL SCI students use EAS 7010 or 7020.

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11624EAS 9500  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Chen, G

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11625EAS 9500  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11626EAS 9500  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11858EAS 9500  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Gao, H

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12178EAS 9500  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12241EAS 9500  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12604EAS 9500  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12605EAS 9500  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12940EAS 9500  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S

EAS 9510

Dissertation research for atmospheric science Ph.D. students after "A" exam has been passed. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11154EAS 9510  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Ault, T

  • GEOL SCI students use EAS 7010 or 7020.

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11627EAS 9510  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Chen, G

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11628EAS 9510  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Colucci, S

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11629EAS 9510  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Degaetano, A

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12179EAS 9510  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Gao, H

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12239EAS 9510  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Greene, C

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12240EAS 9510  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Hess, P

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12639EAS 9510  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Hysell, D

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12640EAS 9510  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Mahowald, N

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Syllabi: none
  •  

  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 12941EAS 9510  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Pryor, S