Applied Geophysics I (Angewandte Geophysik I)

(24 150a)

Type

Lecture

Instructor

Prof. Dr. Serge A. Shapiro, Prof. Dr. Georg Kaufmann, Dr. Heinrich Brasse

Institution

Institute of Geological Sciences

Geophysics

Semester

usually offered in summer semester

Scope of Course

Room

Malteserstr. 74-100

C011

Student Profile

Student/inn/en der Geologischenwissenschaften

Zugangsvoraussetzungen

Entweder erfolgreiche Absolvierung der Module Mathematik für Geologen II und Allgemeine naturwissenschaftliche Grundlagen: Physik oder der Module Mathematik für Physiker I und Experimentalphysik II

Literature

Bender, F., 1985; Angewandte Geowissenschaften

Burger, H.R., 1992; Exploration Geophysics of the Shallow Subsurface

Keary, P. & Brooks, M, 1990; An Introduction to Geophysical Prospecting

Telford, W.M., Geldart, L.P., Sheriff, R.E., 1990; Applied Geophysiks

Sheriff, R. & L. Gelart, 1995; Exploration Seismology

Content

Fundamentals of applied geophysics

Seismic

Introduction to exploration seismics, wave propagation, fundamental rockphysics, refraction and reflection seismic data processing.

Potential methods

Rockphysics of potential methods, anomalies, measuring devices in gravimetry and magnetics, interpretation of gravimetric and magnetics data.

Geoelectric

Electric conductivity of rocks, geoelectic sounding and mapping, selfpotential method, induced polarization, VFL,VLF-R, magnetotellurics, geoelectric measuring devices.