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GEOL464 - Carbonate Geology

Course Description

Carbonate rocks, their characteristics, classification, and distribution. Environments of deposition, associations, and economic importance. Relationship to petroleum deposits with special emphasis on shoals and reefs. Study of outcrops, hand specimens and thin sections. At least one field trip is required.


Semester Instructor(s)
GEOL464 - Spring 2006/2007
  • Dr. Khalid Al-Ramadan
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