128.078 Applied Geophysics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, VO, 2.0h, 2.5EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.5
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to

1) apply standard geophysical methods commonly used in engineering and environmental investigations.

2) design geophysical surveys for enviromental studies

3) evaluate data quality in geophysical imaging measurements

Subject of course

  • Introduction to Physical concepts in Electrical and Electromagnetic prospection
  • Electrical properties of the subsurface
  • Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT)
  • Induced Polarization (IP)
  • Low-induction number electromagnetic mapping
  • Transient electromagnetic (TEM)
  • Ground Penetrating Radar
  • Seismic refraction Tomography

Teaching methods

  • The lecture is given as "hybrid" and the students can attend the lecture in person in the seminar room as well as online through a zoom meeting. The links to the online meetings available in the TUWEL page of the course
  • A script for the lecture weill be made available in TUWEL, which consist of the slides used in each lecture. The slides and other relevant material are available for the students before each lecture.
  • Discussion with the students on the application of theoretical concepts
  • Short exercises
  • Review of short papers

Mode of examination

Written

Additional information

Registration to the course in the TISS system is needed.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon09:00 - 11:0007.03.2022 - 27.06.2022EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Applied Geophysics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon07.03.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon14.03.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon21.03.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon28.03.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon04.04.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon25.04.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon02.05.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon09.05.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon16.05.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon23.05.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon30.05.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon13.06.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon20.06.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik
Mon27.06.202209:00 - 11:00EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW 128.078: Angewandte Geophysik

Examination modalities

A written exam at the end of the semester

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
03.03.2022 18:00 18.03.2022 13:00 31.03.2022 15:00

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 221 Geodesy and Geoinformation 4. Semester
033 266 Environmental Engineering 4. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

EVERETT, Mark E. Near-surface applied geophysics. Cambridge University Press, 2013.

J. Reynolds, 2011: An Introduction to Applied and Enviromental Geophysics
 

 

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses

Continuative courses

Miscellaneous

Language

English