SOIL 8252: Advanced Soil Physics

Term(s) offered: 
Spring
Course credits: 
2
Prerequisites: 

5232, differential equations or instructor consent

Description

Advances in measurements/modeling of soil physical properties/processes as they relate to water, solute, heat movement in soils. Measuring/estimating hydraulic/thermal properties. Scaling, media concepts. Applying fractals. Analytical/numerical solutions of non-steady state heat/water flow equations. Analytical solutions of diffusion-dispersive equation for solute movement. Spatial variability in soil physical properties/processes.

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