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Welcome to the Sedimentology course pages. The slides, class notes and assignments are largely by Prof. Angelo Rossi. I am very grateful for his permission to use them 

2019 - Sedimentary Geology - CO10-210203 -

General Information

Credits: 2.50

Official Course Description: 

In this course the students will be made familiar with the basics concepts of sedimentary geology and stratigraphy. Focus will also be on the identification and recognition of sedimentary features and on an understanding of modern and ancient depositional processes and environments.

Reading Material

  1. Introducing Sedimentology, Stuart J. Jones and Stuart J. Jones (2014). ONLINE HERE (please use your campusnet login and password to access)

  2. Reference Material -   Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, 2nd Edition. G. Nichols. Wiley-Blackwell (2009). ISBN: 978-1-4051-3592-4 Even in eBOOK format - Access here -  

Grading & Submission 

 

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Component

10%Participation

45%

Assignments

45%

Final Exam

 

Deadline (all assignments): 12:30 Tuesday 10th December 2019*

  • Delay in submission up to 1 week = 50% reduction of assignment grade
  • Delay in submission more than 1 week = 100% deduction of assignment grade

Submit:

  1. Paper or printed copies to: Erica or Britta (Team Assistant R3) or Vikram (in this order)

  2. Digital copies to: Vikram

Both paper and digital copies are needed for the final submission (and grading).

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Slides, Readings, Assignments

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1Tue, 22. Oct. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentology Intro & Earth History 1

 

 
2Th, 24. Oct. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 SeminarMichael Bau - Igneous / Metamorphics

 

3Tue, 29. Oct. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 SeminarSedimentary Rocks, Processes 1

Chapter 1 - Introduction & Chapter 6

 

4Tue, 5. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentary Rocks, Processes 2

Chapter 2 - Sediments → Rocks

 
5Th, 7. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Structures

Chapter 3 - Sedimentary Structures

 
6Tue, 12. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentary Environments: Fluvial, Aeolian and Glacial

Chapter 4 - Environments 
7Th, 14. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Rock identification lab 1: Clastics

  
8Tue, 19. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentary Environments: Coastal

 Chapter 5 - Fossils


9Th, 21. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Rock identification lab 2: Clastics

Chapter 4 - Environments
10Tue, 26. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentary Environments: Marine / Deep Sea

 

11Th, 28. Nov. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Rock identification lab 3: Marine


 

12Tue, 3. Dec. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Sedimentary Environments: Carbonates

Chapter 4 - Environments

Carbonates-019.pptx

 

13Th, 5. Dec. 201911:1512:30R.3-50 Seminar

Rock identification lab 4: Carbonates


 

14Tue, 10. Dec. 201912:3014:30EH-3 SeminarFINAL EXAM


Registrar's Schedule
15Mon, 27. Jan. 202017:0019:00EH-2 Seminar

Makeup FINAL EXAM

  Registrar's Schedule

Attachments

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PDF File Introducing_Sedimentology_----_(1_What_is_sedimentology_).pdf Oct 29, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File Introducing_Sedimentology_----_(2_Sediment_to_sedimentary_rock).pdf Oct 29, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File lecture1a-CO10-210203-2019.pdf Oct 29, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File lecture1b-CO10-210203-2019_Earth_History.pdf Oct 29, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File lecture-clastic-recognition.pdf Nov 14, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File HOMEWORK-1a-Sedimentology-clastics.pdf Nov 14, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File 703154main_earth_art-eboo-small.pdf Nov 19, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File lecture5-CO10-210203-carbonates.pdf Nov 28, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File lecture3-CO10-210203.pdf Nov 28, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
PDF File HOMEWORK-2-carbonate-chemical-recognition.pdf Nov 28, 2019 by Unnithan, Vikram
Microsoft Powerpoint Presentation Carbonates-019.pptx Dec 03, 2019 by Luzzi, Erica

Contact Details

Vikram Unnithan, v.unnithan@jacobs-university.de, Office: Room 98, R3

Erica Luzzi, e.luzzi@jacobs-university.de, Office: Room 99, R3

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