6th Annual Conference of SEPM-CES, SEDIMENT 2009
Kraków 24-25 VI 2009




SHORT COURSES
Ichnology in Facies Analysis
Alfred Uchman
Institute of Geological Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Oleandry 2a; 30-063 Cracow, Poland; alfred.uchman@uj.edu.pl

22-23 June 2009

1st day - topics:
  • Introduction to ichnology, basic terms and definitions, classifications;
  • Ichnofacies analyses: terrestrial and marginal marine ichnofacies;
  • Ichnofacies analyses: shallow-marine and deep-sea ichnofacies;
  • Ichnofacies analysis: hard and firm substrate ichnofacies;
  • Trace fossils in the collection of the Jagiellonian University - visit in the museum.
2nd day - topics:
  • Ichnological indicators of oxygenation, substrate properties and salinity;
  • Ichnofabric analysis;
  • Ichnology in sequence stratigraphy and some palaeobiologic and evolutionary aspects of ichnology;
  • Trace fossils in the collection of the Jagiellonian University - visit in the museum.