GLG410--Computers in Earth and Space Exploration

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List of GLG410 Student Websites

Stephanie Aiken
David Beeson
Jacob Alden
Sarah K Brooks
Jessica Carr
Carly Cipinko
Ryan Cleary
Cassandra Collins
Jonathan Dolinschi
Eric A. Escoto
Anna Essex
Chris Hayes
Nathan Hanchey
Bryan Kent
Odell Lopez
Jayde Moloney
Nhu Pham Bao Nguyen
Sean Peters
Justice Ramos
Stephanie Shahrzad
Christina Sullivan
Tom Volante

HTML resources -a HTML Tutorial -a HTML Tutorial -T171 Tutorials


Spreadsheets across the curriculum

Math and computing

Math you need when you need it
Computational geology by Len Vacher
Learn Python

Matlab resources

The Mathworks (producers of MATLAB)
Matlab Tutorial from Kelly Black at Clarkson University
Teaching with MATLAB
An Introduction to MATLAB for Geoscientists by David Heslop
Online Matlab documentation from the Mathworks--better than the command line help
Step-by-step in MATLAB for the basics by Hilley and Arrowsmith
Introduction to Matlab from Pollard and Fletcher
GLG410 Introduction to MATLAB
GLG410 Introduction to MATLAB exercises
3D graphics in MATLAB from GLG410
Surfaces exercises in MATLAB from GLG410
Programming in MATLAB from GLG410 (I)
Programming in MATLAB from GLG410 (II)
Fault analysis group has some nice scripts for folds, etc.


Great Github list of public data sets

Open-source (Nearly Free) GIS Software and related information
OSSIM image processing
Virtual Terrain Project
Map tools
Photogrammetry / Remote Sensing / Geospatial technology / GIS
Spatial analysis
SERC GIS resources--lots of good stuff here!
UNAVCO Jules Verne global interactive map tool

Map projections

Cartographical Map Projections

Google Earth and related links

Plate tectonics and landforms lesson
KML Tutorial

Commercial software of possible interest

Sources of data on line

ASU Libraries Map Collection
USGS Maps, Imagery, and Publications
UC Berkeley Earth Sciences & Map Library

Computing Vision

2020 vision for Science and Computing from Nature

Prior courses

2011 course
2009 course
2007 course
1997 course!

GLG410 Computers in Earth and Space Exploration

Last modified: November 4, 2015