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[Earth and Planetary Sciences 261. Sea Level Change]

The physical processes responsible for sea level changes over time scales extending from hours to hundreds of millions of years. Long-term sea-level change and dynamic topography. Glacial isostatic adjustment. Recent global sea-level rise and fingerprinting. Ocean tides.
Prerequisite:
Applied Mathematics 21a, b; Physics 11 or 15; or permission of instructor.
Note: Expected to be given in 2014-15.

Professor: 
Jerry X. Mitrovica
Season: 
Spring
Days: 
T
Days: 
Th
Time: 
1:00-2:30
School: 
Harvard Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Subject Area: 
Earth and Planetary Sciences
Catalog Number: 
91589
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