Geochemistry of Natural Waters

ESC 3009 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Surveys biogeochemical cycles and focuses on the fundamentals of aquatic chemistry that can be applied to a variety of environmental systems, including freshwater, marine, groundwater, and atmospheric. Topics include chemical thermodynamics and kinetics, acids and bases, air-water interactions, aqueous metal ions, stable isotope geochemistry, precipitation and dissolution, oxidation and reduction, and the solid-solution interface.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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