課程資訊
課程名稱
岩石年代學
Petrochronology 
開課學期
109-2 
授課對象
理學院  地質科學系  
授課教師
朱美妃 
課號
Geo5154 
課程識別碼
224 U2920 
班次
 
學分
2.0 
全/半年
半年 
必/選修
選修 
上課時間
星期四3,4(10:20~12:10) 
上課地點
地質212 
備註
與羅清華、臼杵直合授
總人數上限:15人 
 
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課程概述

Students will be expected to understand the modern measurement of geological time used in the study of igneous and metamorphic processes, comprising analytical methods and basic concepts of chronometry, speedometry and related petrology.
This course is mianly taught in English and for graduates and upper division undergraduates.  

課程目標
Students will be expected to understand the modern measurement of geological time used in the study of igneous and metamorphic processes, comprising analytical methods and basic concepts of chronometry, speedometry and related petrology. 
課程要求
Class participation 10%
Take-home Exams 90% (30% x3) 
預期每週課後學習時數
 
Office Hours
另約時間 
參考書目
(1) Moser DE et al. (Ed.) Microstructural Geochronology: Planetary Records Down to Atom Scale. American Geophysical Union, 2017. ISBN: 978-1-119-22735-9 (online).  
指定閱讀
Kohn MJ, Engi M, and Lanari P (Ed.) Petrochronology: Methods and Applications. Reviews in Mineralogy & Geochemistry 83. Chantilly, Verginia, USA: Mineralogical Society of America, 2017. ISBN: 1529-6466 (print); 1943-2666 (online). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110561890

* Please visit the “Core e-Journal” webpage of IES Library to download the e-book. 
評量方式
(僅供參考)
 
No.
項目
百分比
說明
1. 
Class participation 
10% 
 
2. 
Take-home Exams (1) 
30% 
 
3. 
Take-home Exams (2) 
30% 
 
4. 
Take-home Exams (3) 
30% 
 
 
課程進度
週次
日期
單元主題
Week 1
2/25  《 Chap. 1 》 Basic concepts of "Petrochronology" 
Week 2
3/04  《 》 K-Ar & Ar-Ar dating 
Week 3
3/11  【 Lab Tour 】(1) Ar-Ar dating  
Week 4
3/18  《 Chap. 5 》 Methods - I. EPMA 
Week 5
3/25  《 Chap. 9 》 U-Pb dating of zircon: Introduction
《 Chap. 8 》 Methods - II. TIMS 
Week 6
4/01  ---- Study Leave 
Week 7
4/08  ---- Youth Forum 
Week 8
4/15  《 Chap. 6 & 7 》 Methods - III. In situ analyses 
Week 9
4/22  《 Chap. 10 》 U-Pb dating of zircon: Applications I  
Week 10
4/29  《 Chap. 9 & 11 》 U-Pb dating of zircon: Applications II 
Week 11
5/06  【 Lab Tour 】(2) In situ zircon analyses [@ IES] 
Week 12
5/13  《 Chap. 12-14 》 U-Pb dating of other accessory minerals I 
Week 13
5/20  《 Chap. 12-14 》 U-Pb dating of other accessory minerals II 
Week 14
5/27  【 Lab Tour 】(3) EPMA ---- time pending 
Week 15
6/03  《 Chap. 4 》 Diffusion 
Week 16
6/10  《 Chap. 15 》 Garnet petrochronometer 
Week 17
6/17  《 Chap. 16 》 Speedometry of magmatic processes 
Week 18
6/25  ---- (Final Exam)