GEOL 425 - Geophysics

An introduction to refraction and reflection seismology; magnetic, electrical, gravity, radioactivity, and geothermal methods. Emphasizes geophysical methods applied to such problems as energy resources, mineral and groundwater exploration, site evaluation, and pollution detection. Includes laboratory exercises and field investigations. Prerequisite: GEOL 101, 201, or permission of the department chairperson.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: PHYC 110
Prerequisite: MATH 161
Prerequisite: MATH 165
Co-requisite: none