STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

by

Stephen J. Martel

Department of Geology and Geophysics
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology
University of Hawai'i at Manoa

August, 2011

Copyright © 2011 by S. J. Martel


Lecture notes are available as PDF files. You may need to install Acrobat Reader to obtain the PDF documents.
SYLLABUS AND CLASS SCHEDULE FOR 2014
Syllabus
Schedule


LECTURES (prepared from PowerPoint in 2011)
Lecture 01: Introduction
Lecture 02: Lines and planes
Lecture 03: Orthographic Projections
Lecture 04: Maps (1)
Lecture 05: Maps (2)
Lecture 06: Vectors and tensors
Lecture 07: Vector products
Lecture 08: Stereonets (1)
Lecture 09: Stereonets (2)
Lecture 10: Rotations (1)
Lecture 11: Rotations (2)
Lecture 12: Kinematics (1)
Lecture 13: Kinematics (2
Lecture 14: Finite Strain (2)
Lecture 15: Infinitesimal strain
Lecture 16: Stress (1)
Lecture 17: Stress (2)
Lecture 18: Stress (3)
Lecture 19: Stress (4)
Lecture 20: Rheology
Lecture 21: Holes (I)
Lecture 22: Holes (II)
Lecture 23: Dislocations
Lecture 24: Faults (I)
Lecture 25: Faults (II)
Lecture 26: Joints & dikes
Lecture 27: Folds (I)
Lecture 28: Folds (II)
Lecture 30: Folds (III)
Lecture 31: Recap

LAB LECTURE NOTES (prepared from PowerPoint in 2011 & 2012)
Lab 01: Orientations of Lines & planes
Lab 03: Maps and Cross Sections
Lab 04: Intersection of Planes
Lab 05: Stereonets
Lab 07: Down-plunge views
Lab 09: Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues
Lab 10: Principal strains
Lab 14: Folds
Lab 15: Opening-mode cracks


LAB ASSIGNMENTS (2011)
Lab 01: Orientations of Lines & planes
Lab 02: Orthographic Projections
Lab 03: Three point problems
Lab 04: Intersection of planes
Lab 05: Spherical Projections
Lab 05: Equal-angle net
Lab 06: Rotations
Lab 07: Rotations and Geologic Maps
Lab 10: Stress and Strain
Lab 11: Elasticity Theory
Lab 12: Stress and strain around a hole
Lab 13: Fault slip
Lab 14: Folds


LECTURES (prepared from WORD documents before 2011)
Fall 2010 syllabus
Lecture 01: Introduction
Lecture 02: Lines and planes
Lecture 03: Orthographic Projections
Lecture 04: Maps (1)
Lecture 05: Maps (2)
Lecture 06: Vectors and tensors
Lecture 07: Vector products
Lecture 08: Stereonets (1)
Lecture 09: Stereonets (2)
Lecture 10: Coordinate transformations (1)
Lecture 11: Coordinate transformations (2)
Lecture 12: Kinematics
Lecture 13: Finite Strain (1)
Lecture 14: Finite Strain (2)
Lecture 15: Infinitesimal strain
Lecture 16: Stress (1)
Lecture 17: Stress (2)
Lecture 18: Stress (3)
Lecture 19: Stress (4)
Lecture 20: Rheology
Lecture 21: Holes (1)
Lecture 22: Holes (2)
Lecture 23: Dislocations
Lecture 24: Faults (1)
Lecture 25: Faults (2)
Lecture 26: Folds (1)
Lecture 27: Folds (2)
Lecture 28: Joints & fractures
Lecture 29: Grainscale deformation
Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues

LABS
Lab 01: Orientations of Lines & planes
Lab 01 supplement
Lab 02: Orthographic Projections
Lab 02 supplement
Lab 03: Three-point Problems
Lab 04: Intersection of planes
Lab 05: Spherical Projections
Lab 06: Rotations
Lab 07: Down_plunge views
Lab 08: Midterm
Lab 09: Strain
Lab 10: Stress
Lab 11: Rheology/Elasticty
Lab 12: Photoelasticity
Lab 13: Faults
Lab 14: Folds
Lab 15a (Demonstration): Dikes in Gelatin
Lab 15b (Demonstration): Dikes in Gelatin
Gelatin directions
Lab 16: Lab Final

MATLAB SCRIPTS (pdf files)
Lab 05: stereonet.m
Lab 09: strain1.m
Lab 09: quiveralt.m
Lab 13: geldike.m
Lab 13: traj2.m
Lab 14: lab14.m

MATLAB SCRIPTS (text files)
curv.m
curvature.m
geldike.m
gg303_lab2_template
gg303_2003_profile_data
gg303_2004_profile_data
gg303_2005_profile_data
gg303_2006_profile_data
gg303_2007_profile_data
gg303_2008_profile1_data
gg303_2008_profile2_data
gg303_2011_lab_10_b
gg303_profile
gg303_profilefit
lab_09_ex2c_2008
lab14.m
lycra.m
quiveralt.m
rotation_matrix.m
rot_x.m
rot_y.m
rot_z.m
stereonet.m
strain1.m
test.m
trend_plunge2alpha_beta_gamma.m
traj2.m
vr_decomp.m
wulff4.m

WORD FILES
Lab 02: Orthographic Projections
Lab 03: Three-point Problems
Lab 04: Intersection of planes
Lab 09: Strain
lycra_table
Lab 12 Word document

LECTURE FINAL READING
Spanish Peaks paper by Ode
Spanish Peaks paper (large font)
Spanish Peaks supplement

STANDARDS OF ACCURACY AND SIGNIFICANT FIGURES
Significant Figures

MATLAB TUTORIAL FOR BEGINNERS
Brief Matlab tutorial

MATLAB LINKS
University of Utah Link
University of Florida Link
Michigan Technological University Link
University of Indiana Link
Octave (similar to Matlab)

MATLAB DIRECTIONS (text files)
Matlab_directions

IMAGES (jpeg files)
Streses_around_hole

Data
Fault Profile data