Volcanism and Active Geology of the Island of Hawaii
A Wintermester 2014 Activity
DATES: JANUARY 5-13, 2014
Seminar brief description
This is a field-based course introducing students to the volcanism and active geology of the island of Hawaii, and by extension, other oceanic islands. Topics include physical features of the volcanoes, plate tectonics and the origin of volcanism, and the development and "life cycle" of oceanic islands.
Jeff Freymueller, Professor, Department of Geology and Geophysics and Geophysical Institute, UAF; firstname.lastname@example.org
Pavel Izbekov, Research Associate Scientist, Alaska Volcano Observatory and Geophysical Institute, UAF, email@example.com