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4550. Physics of the Earth's Interior

Also offered as: PHYS 4100

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: PHYS 1230 or 1402Q or 1502Q or 1530 or 1602Q, any of which may be taken concurrently; MATH 1122Q or 1126Q or 1131Q any of which may be taken concurrently. Recommended preparation: MATH 1132Q.

Grading Basis: Graded

The composition, structure, and dynamics of the Earth's core, mantle, and crust inferred from observations of seismology, geomagnetism, and heat flow. Formerly offered as GSCI 4550.

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