GLG362/598--Geomorphology


Announcements Syllabus Schedule Weekly lecture notes Links

Weekly Lecture Notes and Other Information

Course TA: Emily Zawacki, eezawack@asu.edu, ISTB4-603.

DateTopicReading and Assignments
Week 1:
8/22 -
8/23

No Lecture or Lab, MW class - Reading Before first Meeting 8-26. Come to class with 2 written questions about the reading.
Week 2:
8/26 -
8/30

Introduction, Runoff Processes
Lecture 1 Powerpoint
Runoff Powerpoint - graphics to supplement lecture
Week 3:
9/2 -
9/6

Runoff/Drainage Basins
Runoff Powerpoint
Week 4:
9/9-9/13

Drainage Basins/Channel Initiation
Week 5:
9/16 -
9/20

Hillslope Processes; Channel Initiation
Week 6:
9/23 -
9/27

Soil Transport, Linear Diffusion, Hillslope Evolution
Derivations_Diffusion_Fault_Scarps
Triangular Ridge Correction Analysis
Week 7:
9/30 -
10/4

Slope Stability, Non-linear Diffusion

Triangular Ridge Correction Analysis
Week 8:
10/7-
10/11

Fluvial Processes - Open Channel Flow
Fluvial Processes Notes
Supplementary Detailed Fluvial Processes Notes
Week 9:
10/16-10/18

Open Channel Flow, Sediment Transport and Landforms
Alluvial Channel Notes
  • Anderson and Anderson: Geomorphology, Chap 12 (380-405), Chap 14 (452-468).
  • Complete Verde River Data Analysis (to share) Due by 10pm Thursday October 17.
  • Verde Peak Flood Historical Data
    Verde Project (Calculations and Responses) Due Monday Oct 28, 10pm
Week 10:
10/21 -
10/25

Sediment Transport, Alluvial River Morphology and Long Profiles
Alluvial River (and Fan) Profile Notes
Week 11 and 12:
10/28 -
11/8

Alluvial River Morphology and Long Profiles, Alluvial Fans
Stereo Air Photos Zip File
Week 13:
11/11 -
11/15

Alluvial Fans Project, in class work
Week 14 and 15:
11/18 -
11/27

River Incision Processes, Tectonic Geomorphology

Tectonics_Topography_Essentials_lecture
Week 6:
12/2 -
12/6

Longterm Landscape Evolution, Tectonic Geomorphology

Transient_Landscapes_lectures
  • Lab Project 5: Longterm Landscape Evolution; Due Friday Dec. 6.

GLG362/598--Geomorphology


Last modified: August 17, 2019