Geobiology of Reefs
Corals growing in the Palmyra Atoll National Wildlife Refuge in the Pacific Ocean. Image by Jim Maragos for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (public domain)

Geobiology of Reefs

Module: Reef System Research (PB-F3)

The course presents the methods for studying fossil reef systems, explains geological and biological control factors of reef development, and shows the geological history of reef systems.

Lead instructor

Wolfgang Kiessling


1.5 hour lecture per week.


2.5 ECTS


Regular course


Graded together with Programming and statistics in paleobiology

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