Imperial College London

Faculty of Engineering, Department of Earth Science & Engineering

Professor Sanjeev Gupta

To understand how knowledge of physical processes operating at the Earth’s surface allows interpretation of sediments and sedimentary rocks. To have knowldge of the main sedimentary processes operatng at the Earth’s surface. To have knowledge of the principle sedimentary siliciclastic depositional environments and how they are interconnected. To be able to describe, identify and interpret common sedimentary structures, and to understand their environmental significance. To have knowledge of how to describe sedimentary rocks and successions in the field.