ST- Metamorphic Petrology

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2020
Subject Name: 
Geosciences
Course Number: 
597MP
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course is focused on metamorphic processes and the interpretation of metamorphic rocks. Topics will include: phase equilibrium (and disequilibrium) in mineral systems, metamorphic reactions, calculation of P-T conditions and P-T-time paths, the tectonic context of metamorphic rocks, metamorphic fluids, and deformation-metamorphism interactions. The course is intended for graduate students and upper-level undergraduates.
Comments: 
GEOLOGY 321
Variable Credit Comments: 
https://spire.umass.edu
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Link to Campus Courses
Schedule #: 
51585

Course Sections

ST- Metamorphic Petrology
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Michael Williams mlw@geo.umass.edu TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM Morrill Sci. Ctr. (IV) rm 159