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Soil Science

 


SOIL 433/633 Soil Physics

Semester: Fall 2011

Instructor:

Dr. Lyle Prunty

Office Location:

147 Walster

Office Phone:

701-231-8580

Email:

lyle.prunty@ndsu.edu

Office Hours:

To Be Announced

Class Hours:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:00am to 12:15 pm
plus arranged laboratory hours

Class Location:

Room 221 Walster

Objectives and Methodology


The principal purpose of the course is to introduce basic concepts of soil physics.

The soil physics laboratory will be taught in parallel with the lecture topics.

Physical properties of major interest in the course include water content, density, particle size distribution, porosity, aggregation, compaction, hydraulic conductivity, and other transport properties.

Students completing the course will possess a working knowledge of soil physics and soil physical properties, how they are measured, and their correlations.

Syllabus

 


Disabilities:
Any student with disabilities, or others who need special accommodations in this class, are invited to share their concerns or requests with the instructor as soon as possible.

Academic Dishonesty/Plagiarism:
Work in this course must adhere to the Code of Academic Responsibility and Conduct as cited in "Rights & Responsibilities of Community: A Code of Student Conduct"


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Soil Science Department
North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-8901 - Fax: (701) 231-7861
Campus address: Walster Hall 106
Mailing address: Dept 7680 PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Nathan.Derby@NDSU.EDU

Last Updated: Friday, December 09, 2011 2:17:19 PM