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Applied high-resolution geophysical methods

offshore geoengineering hazards

by Peter K. Trabant

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Published by International Human Resources Development Corp. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Echo sounding.,
  • Offshore structures -- Safety measures.,
  • Drilling platforms -- Safety measures.,
  • Engineering geology -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPeter K. Trabant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC78.E3 T7 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3183901M
    ISBN 100934634858
    LC Control Number83026662

    As noted previously, geophysical methods as applied to Environmental and Engineering Geophysics were derived from other principal areas of subsurface investigation, including petroleum, mineral and groundwater exploration. With this in mind, the methods or techniques most commonly employed by practitioners include: Electromagnetics; Gravity. The wide range methods and techniques covered in the book include information systems and technology, global position system (GPS), digital sediment core image analysis, fuzzy set theory for hydrology, spatial interpolation, spectral analysis of geophysical data, GIS-based hydrological models, high resolution geological models, 3D sedimentology Cited by: 2.

    High-resolution 4D (HR4D) seismic data have the potential for improving the current state-of-the-art in detecting shallow (⁠ ≤ − m below seafloor) subsurface changes on a very fine scale (approximately 3–6 m).Time-lapse seismic investigations commonly use conventional broadband seismic data, considered low to moderate resolution in our : Malin Waage, Stefan Bünz, Martin Landrø, Andreia Plaza-Faverola, Kate A. Waghorn. methods was made by Steeples (). The “high resolution reflection method” is undoubtedly the most effective geophysical technique for detailed and reliable imaging of the shallow subsurface structure. The commonly used Common Midpoint (CMP) technique involves roll-along acquisition of the reflection data,File Size: 1MB.

    This book provides a general introduction to the most important geophysical exploration methods and their application to forensic sciences. It describes physical principles, campaign procedures and processing. New acquisition and data analysis procedures are : Springer International Publishing. SURFACE GEOPHYSICAL INVESTIGATIONS Introduction Surface geophysical surveys have been applied to mineral and petroleum exploration for many years. A magnetic compass was used in Sweden in the mids to find iron ore deposits. The lateral extent of the Comstock ore body was mapped using self-potential methods in the s. A.


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