Some relevant and generally useful links

Laboratory systems documents

Assignments

Lecture links

Lab Links

Related links

Preliminary Syllabus

Submitting Assignments and Other Documents Through Electronic Mail

Information on the Term Project

Your Mars Links

Using Appleshare and Your AFS Space

Setting up your personal web pages

Geographic Information Systems Primer

Dealing with WWW homepage creation problems

Final talk order

Student Web Pages

John Butler's web page at the Univeristy of Houston (Get through the funny stuff about moles and there are links to a Mac and PC version of his Short Course. It show examples of the header sizes, etc. and what all the various open/close commands mean.)

Some (very limited) resources for writing

Printing from Windows 95

Using CD-Rom discs and drives

HP ScanJet 4c Specifications

Using the HP ScanJet 4c Scanner with the HP DeskScan II software

Assignment 2 (

Assignment 3 (Bill Gates and

Assignment 4 (GEOREF Searching) Due by Friday, September 19 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 5 (Endnote and citations) Due by Wednesday, October 1 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 6 (Regression for earthquake magnitudes using Kaleidagraph) Due by Friday, October 18 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 7 (Scanning and manipulating rasters in Photoshop and Optical Character Recognition using Omnipage Pro) Due by Friday, October 31 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 8 (Preparing a Powerpoint presentation) Due by Friday, November 14 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 9 (Making your own web pages) Due by Wednesday, November 26 at the beginning of class.

Assignment 10 (Perspective views of topography in Mathematica) Due by Friday, December 10 at the beginning of class.

8/29; Introduction to Networking

9/3; How computers work

9/5; Computer connectivity and geologic research and teaching

9/10; Operating systems--Part I

9/10; Operating systems--Part II (Redirection in UNIX)

9/12; Searching for references using the ASU Libraries and GEOREF

9/17; Microsoft Office and Word

9/19; Using Endnote to generate and manage a bibliographic database

9/22; Introduction to Spreadsheets in Geology and Microsoft Excel

10/1; Using the Solver in Microsoft Excel for Geological Problems

10/8; Visualizing geologic information: Graphing and charting geologic data using Deltagraph Pro

10/10; Considering your data

10/15; Databases and Filemaker Pro--guest lecture by Chris Skiba

10/22; Bitmap graphics--guest lecture by Don Burt

10/24; Digital imaging

10/28+10/31; Computer Assisted Drafting and Autocad

11/5; Digitizing, drafting, and Canvas 5

11/7; Presentation preparation using Microsoft Powerpoint

11/12; Using a GIS

11/14; Internet, implications of Cyberspace for geologic practice: HTML

11/19; Creating web pages

11/21; Image maps in web pages

11/21; java

11/26; Mathematica and the hardware store

11/26; A Beginner's Guide to Mathematica

12/3; Formatting notebooks, evaluating equations, and plotting in Mathematica

12/5; 3D visualization in Mathematica

9/3 and 4; Hardware challenge

9/10 and 11; Operating systems and UNIX Introduction

9/17 and 18; Microsoft Word and the outline for your final assignment

9/24 and 9/25; Exploring Microsoft Excel

10/1 and 10/2; Using the Microsoft Excel Solver to Investigate Problems in Geology

10/8 and 10/9; Using Deltagraph Pro to Visualize Problems in Geology

11/5 and 11/6; Making large posters for presentation to be plotted on the HP755CM

11/12 and 13; Geographic Information Systems demonstrated with ArcView 3.0b

11/26 and 12/2; Mathematica Lab Info (lab assignment under "Hardware Store")

12/3 and 4; Working with equations and plotting in Mathematica

ASU Geology Department Homepage

ASU Links

GIS, Geography, and Remote Sensing

Professional Organizations

Web related

Mathematica and symbolic computation related

Virtual Reality

Other Cool Stuff

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