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Part I: Brittle Deformation and Mechanics


UC Davis Geo 101: Structural Geology 
Spring 2014: Oskin

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Part I: Brittle Deformation and Mechanics           Part II: Strain, Rheology, and Technonics

Chapters 1-9 in the textbook, covering faulting of various styles, and an introduction to the continuum mechanics of fault frictional strength and stability. The midterm (scheduled for February 11) will cover these chapters, and materials presented in Appendix 1.

Michael E. Oskin (Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, UC Davis)