716411 Field and Laboratory Methods: Dendrochronology

winter semester 2017/2018 | Last update: 13.11.2017 Place course on memo list
716411
Field and Laboratory Methods: Dendrochronology
VU 3
5
weekly
annually
German

The students can give an overview on several aspects of mountain regions, its research and its change.

The lecture presents several aspects of mountain research, among others terminology, issues, history of mountain research, environmental aspects (e.g. glaciers, alpine permafrost, treeline), monitoring systems, Global Change, economy, recording of climatic and environmental changes on long timescales, recent changes of climate and environment. The workload will be announced within the lecture.

Lecture, supported by powerpoint presentation. Private study of workload and literature.

written

various, no standard text book

not applicable
to be agreed on