Shallow Depth Geophysics

A.Y. 2014/2015
Lesson for
6
Max ECTS
52
Overall hours
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Fornire agli studenti le conoscenze di base (principi fisici, strumentazione e procedure di campagna, elaborazione e interpretazione) sui principali metodi geofisici per la esplorazione del sottosuolo a piccola profondità per applicazioni all'idrogeologia, all'ingegneria civile, all'archeologia.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Practicals: 12 hours
Lessons: 40 hours
Syllabus
Shallow geophyiscal exploration

Microgravimetric prospecting.
Magnetic prospecting.
Seismic prospecting: refraction and reflection seismic; use of surface waves (MASW).
Geoelectrical prospecting: self potential; surface and borehole tomography.
Electromagnetic prospecting: TDEM, FDEM, Ground Penetrating Radar.
Demonstration of field data acquisition, data processing and interpretation.
Lesson period
Second semester
Lesson period
Second semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)
Reception:
to be arranged via e-mail or phone
via Cicognara 7
Reception:
By phone or mail appointment
via Cicognara 7