Tom Marchitto


Current Courses

  • GEOL 5430: Paleoceanography and Paleoclimatology (alternate Falls)


    Examines scientific tools, data, and theories related to the dramatically varied past climate of the Earth. Focus will be on marine records of climate change and ocean circulation, but ice core and other continental archives will also be discussed. Course will cover the Cretaceous Period to the present, with particular emphasis on the past 150,000 years (the last ice age cycle). Prereq., intro geology or equivalent. Recommended prereq., intro oceanography or atmospheric science.

Past Courses

Postdocs & Students