546-0947/02 – Biogeochemistry (BGCH)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Environmental EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantorprof. Ing. Konstantin Raclavský, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. Ing. Konstantin Raclavský, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction1999/2000Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
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RAC34 prof. Ing. Konstantin Raclavský, CSc.
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Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Biosphere, biogenous elements. Biogeochemical dispersion aureoles and biogeochemical anomalies. Effects of external factors of geochemical migration in the biosphere. Biogeochemical barriers. Organic geochemistry – natural organic matters in soils and sediments. Geochemistry of coal, oil and natural gas. Measurement and balance of biogeochemical migration. Biogeochemical cycles of major, minor and trace elements. Trace elements of importance to plant, animal and human health. Relations between soil and plants, biochemical processes in soils. Sampling, processing and analysis of biogeochemical elements. Indication geobotany. Biogeochemical prospection. Applications of biogeochemistry in agriculture, forestry and environmental protection.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations

Summary

Biosphere, biogenous elements. Biogeochemical dispersion aureoles and biogeochemical anomalies. Effects of external factors of geochemical migration in the biosphere. Biogeochemical barriers. Organic geochemistry – natural organic matters in soils and sediments. Geochemistry of coal, oil and natural gas. Measurement and balance of biogeochemical migration. Biogeochemical cycles of major, minor and trace elements. Trace elements of importance to plant, animal and human health. Relations between soil and plants, biochemical processes in soils. Sampling, processing and analysis of biogeochemical elements. Indication geobotany. Biogeochemical prospection. Applications of biogeochemistry in agriculture, forestry and environmental protection.

Compulsory literature:

Hawkes H.E., Webb. J.S.: Geochemistry in mineral exploration. Harper and Row, New York, 1962, 415 p. Levinson A.A.: Introduction to exploration geochemistry. Applied Publishers, Calgary, Albert, 1974, 612p. Mason B.:Principles of geochemistry. Wiley, New York, 3rd. Ed., 1966, 330p. Pácal Z. (Ed.): Geochemical prospecting methods. Geological Survey, Prague, 1977, 83p.

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Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

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Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Osnova předmětu : Biosféra, biogenní prvky. Biogeochemické aureoly rozptylu a biogeochemické anomálie. Působení vnějších faktorů geochemické migrace v biosféře. Biogeochemické bariéry. Organická geochemie – přírodní organické látky v půdách a v sedimentech. Geochemie uhlí, ropy a zemního plynu. Měření a bilance biogeochemcké migrace. Biogeochemické cykly hlavních, minoritních a stopových prvků. Stopové prvky významné z hlediska zdraví rostlin, živočichů a člověka. Vztahy mezi půdou a rostlinami, biochemické procesy v půdách. Odběr, zpracování a analýza biogeochemických prvků. Indikační geobotanika. Biogeochemická prospekce. Aplikace biogeochemie v zemědělství, lesnictví a ochraně prostředí.

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