Sarah Stewart's Courses
GEL 251 Advanced Topics in Planetary Sciences (Fall 2014)
Graduate reading seminar on origin of Solar System, planet formation, cosmochronology, building blocks of planets, development on planets' layered structure, atmosphere and hydrosphere and the role of comets/asteroids for volatile delivery.
GEL 36 The Solar System (Spring 2015)
Nature of the sun, moon, and planets as determined by recent manned and unmanned exploration of the solar system. Comparison of terrestrial, lunar, and planetary geological processes. Search for life on other planets. Origin and evolution of the solar system.