GG611 Accelerated Introduction to Geology I, Fall 2014
Big Gulp: Gravity, the Geoid, and Mantle Dynamics
One Week of Mantle Dynamics
Instructor: Clint Conrad
Contact: 804 POST, 956-6649, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lectures: 9:00-9:50 AM, Oct. 17, 20, & 22, 2014
Office Hours: After class or by appointment
- Lecture Notes: Mantle Convection & Plate Tectonics
- Lecture Notes: Geoid & Gravity
Topography and Distribution of Landforms by Anny
Cazenave, in Global Earth Physics, AGU, 1995.
The relation between mantle dynamics and plate
tectonics: A primer, by D. Bercovici, Y. Ricard, &
M.A. Richards, Geophys. Monograph, 121, 5-46, 2000.