UT Dallas 2021 Graduate Catalog

GEOS5342 - Clastic Sedimentology

GEOS 5342 Clastic Sedimentology (3 semester credit hours) Review of sedimentary processes focusing on the transport of clastic sediments from source to sink. Students will learn about the formation and identification of sedimentary structures and how to interpret clastic depositional environments, facies, and systems using both modern and stratigraphic examples, such as fluvial, deltaic, shoreline, and deepwater accumulations. (3-0) Y