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Marine Chemistry

Course Number: OCOR - 5605

A study of the composition of seawater; the distribution of chemical parameters and physicochemical processes in the oceans; the importance, relationships, seasonality and cycling of nutrients, trace metals, dissolved oxygen, salinity, temperature, density, carbonate parameters (pH, Alkalinity, TCO2 and pCO2); Climate Change and Ocean Acidification.

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Chemical Oceanography, 4rd Ed., Frank J. Millero, Taylor & Francis Group, 2013.
ISNB: 9781466512498

Winter 2016 Syllabus 

Oceanography Library Course Guide