Fall 2002 Calendar: SSC 107 - Introductory Soil Physics

 

Date

Subject

Other

 

 

 

 

 

F - 9/27

Intro and Basic Measurements

 

 

M 9/30

Volume and Mass Relationships

 Homework #1

 

M 9/30

Afternoon General Lab 1

 

 

W - 10/2

Water Content Measurements

 

 

F - 10/4

Texture and Structure

 

 

M -10/7

Water Properties

 Homework #2

 

M- 10/7

Afternoon Laboratory- Field

 

 

W- 10/9

Soil water potential

 

 

F-10/11

Measurements of potential

 

 

M- 10/14

Retention curve methods

 Last day to add course

 

M- 10/14

Afternoon laboratory- column setup

 Homework #3

 

W-10/16

Retention curves-hysteresis

 

 

F-10/18

Saturated flow & Midterm Review

 

 

M- 10/21

Saturated water flow continued

 

M-10/21

Afternoon Ksat measurement & Midterm Review

HW#3 is due 

 

W-10/23

First Midterm

Last day to drop class

 

F-10/25

Unsaturated water flow

 Homework #4

 

M-10/28

Unsaturated water flow continued

  

 

M-10/28

Afternoon laboratory- Breather

 

 

W-10/30

Unsaturated water flow continued

 

 

F-11/1

Steady state flow

 Homework #5

 

M-11/4

Steady state flow

  

 

M-11/4

Afternoon laboratory Field infiltration test

 

 

W-11/6

Water infiltration

 

 

F-11/8

Soil evaporation

 Homework #6

 

M-11/11

Veterans Day

 Academic Holiday

 

M-11/11

No laboratory

 Academic Holiday

 

W-11/13

Solute transport

  

 

F-11/15

Solute transport

 

 

M-11/18

Solute transport

 HW#6 is due

 

M-11/18

Afternoon laboratory-solute experiment

 

 

W-11/20

Second Midterm

 

 

F-11/22

Gas flow

 

 

M-11/25

Gas flow

 Homework #7

 

M-11/25

Afternoon laboratory gaseous diffusion

 

 

W-11/27

Gas flow

 

 

F-11/29

HOLIDAY

 Thanksgiving

 

M-12/2

Heat flow

 

 

M-12/2

Afternoon laboratory heat flow and cleanup

 

 

W-12/4

Heat flow

 

 

F-12/6

Spatial variability

Last day of class

 

Wed 12/11

FINAL EXAM: 8:00-10:00

Comprehensive