Shallow Depth Geophysics

A.Y. 2015/2016
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 syllabus and organization

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Lesson period
Second semester
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.
Practicals: 12 hours
Lessons: 40 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
to be arranged via e-mail or phone
via Cicognara 7
Reception:
By phone or mail appointment
via Cicognara 7