New Syllabus

Date Sunday 14:00-16:00 Date Tuesday 10:00-12:00
Feb. 01 Quiz 2 - heat flow Feb. 03 Geodesy I: Quantifying and characterizing crustal deformation (download presentation)
Feb. 08 May-Tal: Measuring current plate motion (download presentation) Feb. 10 Election day
Feb. 15 Student presentations Feb. 17

Student presentations

Note that quiz 3 has been rescheduled (see below)

Mar. 01 Student presentations
Quiz 3 on geodesy is scheduled for Mar. 3

Old Syllabus

Date Sunday 14:00-16:00 Tuesday 10:00-12:00
Nov 16 No class - to be rescheduled No exercise
Nov 23 Earth structure, earthquake distribution, types of plate boundaries, plate geometry on a plane, plate geometry on a sphere and Euler pole of rotation (download presentation) May-Tal: Solving plate kinematics I (download exercise)
Nov 30 Triple junction, and earthquake fault plane solution (download presentation) May-Tal: Solving plate kinematics II (download exercise)
Dec 07 Shahar: Focal plane solution I (download presentation and exercise) Hot spots, plumes and absolute plate motion (download presentation)
Dec 14 Heat transfer I (download presentation) Heat transfer II (download lecture notes)
Dec 21

Shahar: Focal plane solution II

quiz 1

Shahar: Problems in heat transfer I (download exercise)
Dec 28 Hanuka vacation Heat transfer III + the oceanic lithosphere (download lecture notes)
Jan 04 Shahar: Problems in heat transfer II (download exercise) The seismic cycle and the elastic rebound theory
Jan 11 quiz 2 Geodesy I: Quantifying and characterizing crustal deformation
Jan 18 May-Tal: Measuring current plate motion Geodesy II: Principles of InSAR (download download lecture notes)
Jan 25 Geodesy III: InSAR applications (guest lecturer - Gidi Baer) quiz 3
Feb 01 Students presenting papers Students presenting papers
Feb 08 Students presenting papers election day - no class