GEOL 3410 Exploration Geophysics

Subject: GEOL
Catalog Number: 3410
Number of Credits: 3

Various geophysical techniques‑‑seismic, gravimetric, magnetic, and electro‑magnetic‑‑are frequently utilized in the exploration of the Earth's crust for mineral or petroleum deposits of economic value. The basic principles of these techniques, the interpretation of geophysical data, and their application to geology will be discussed in quantitative detail.Offered every other year. Lecture, 3 hours.