GLG362/598--Geomorphology


Announcements Syllabus Schedule Weekly lecture notes Links

Weekly Lecture Notes and Other Information

Lab1 TA: Joel Leonard: jsleona1@asu.edu, ISTB4-603
DateTopicReading and Assignments
Week 0:
8/18 -
8/19

No Lecture or Lab, MW class - Reading Before first Meeting 8-22
Week 1:
8/22 -
8/24

Introduction, Runoff Processes
Lecture 1 Powerpoint
Draft Runoff Powerpoint
Week 2:
8/29 -
8/31

Runoff/Drainage Basins
Runoff Powerpoint
Week 3:
9/7

Drainage Basins/Channel Initiation
Week 4:
9/12 -
9/14

Hillslope Processes; Channel Initiation
Week 5:
9/19 -
9/21

Soil Transport, Linear Diffusion, Hillslope Evolution
Derivations_Diffusion_Fault_Scarps
Triangular Ridge Correction Analysis
Week 6:
9/26 -
9/28

Slope Stability, Non-linear Diffusion

Triangular Ridge Correction Analysis
Week 7:
10/3-
10/5

Fluvial Processes - Open Channel Flow
Fluvial Processes Notes
Supplementary Detailed Fluvial Processes Notes
Week 8:
10/12 -
10/16

Open Channel Flow, Sediment Transport and Landforms
Alluvial Channel Notes
  • Anderson and Anderson: Geomorphology, Chap 12 (380-405), Chap 14 (452-468).
  • Lab Project 3: Stream Flow, Part I Due Oct 12 (Wed)
  • Complete Verde River Data Analysis Due by 5pm Thursday October 13.
  • Verde Peak Flood Historical Data
Week 9:
10/17 -
10/21

Sediment Transport, Alluvial River Morphology and Long Profiles
Alluvial River (and Fan) Profile Notes
  • Anderson and Anderson: Geomorphology, Chap 12 (405-411)
  • Lab Project 3: Verde River, Part II, Due Friday Oct 21

Week 10 and 11:
10/24 -
11/4

Alluvial River Morphology and Long Profiles, Alluvial Fans
Black_and_White Base Map: Air Photos
Black_and_White Base Map with 10m Contours
Black_and_White Base Map: low res
B_and_W Base Map with 10m Cont - low res
Color Base Map: ASTER
ASTER TIR Decorrelation Stretch
Stereo Air Photos Zip File
Week 11:
10/31 -
11/4

Alluvial Fans Project, in class work
Week 12 and 13:
11/7 -
11/18

Alluvial Fans Project, in class work
  • 11/11: Holiday
  • 11/9: Project work day
    • Reading from Research Papers -- see Week 10
    • Alluvial Fans: Draft Unit Descriptions and Draft Map Due Nov 10
    • Alluvial Fans: Draft Strat Column and 2 Cross-sections Due Nov 14; Final Project due Nov. 18
    Week 14 and 15:
    11/21 -
    11/23

    River Incision Processes, Tectonic Geomorphology
    Tectonics_Topography_Essentials_lecture

    GLG362/598--Geomorphology


    Last modified: August 20, 2016