Geoffrey Pignotta

Geology

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor, Reviewer

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

What is it? part of Cutting Edge:Structural Geology:Structure, Geophysics, and Tectonics 2012:Activities
This classroom activity involves students interpreting geologic structures presented in photos during lecture. Photos are shown either after topics or towards the end of class and one student is called upon to ...

Structural Geology Musical Chairs part of Cutting Edge:Structural Geology:Structure, Geophysics, and Tectonics 2012:Activities
This is a culminating activity designed to have students interpret structures in hand sample. Enough hand samples are chosen for the number of students in the class. Students are given a short amount of time to ...

Course (1)

Structural Geology part of Cutting Edge:Structural Geology:Structure, Geophysics, and Tectonics 2012:Courses
The description and classification of geological structures and the theoretical and physical analysis of rock deformation. Field and laboratory techniques emphasize mapping and the tectonic analysis of geological ...