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2013 - 2014 Graduate Catalog 
2013 - 2014 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MSCI 630 - Advanced Aquatic Chemistry

Spring, even years (3) Beck

This course explores the basic principles of natural water chemistry, with particular focus on marine systems. Topics include chemical kinetics and thermodynamics, ions in aqueous solution, acids and bases, carbonate chemistry, oxidation and reduction reactions, sorption and mineral precipitation/dissolution, and photochemical processes, with reference to biogeochemical cycling in marine waters.