geophysical prospecting

geophysical prospecting

[¦jē·ə¦fiz·ə·kəl ′prä‚spek·tiŋ]
(engineering)
Application of quantitative concepts and principles of physics and mathematics in geologic explorations to discover the character of and mineral resources in underground rocks in the upper portions of the earth's crust.
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Contract award notice: Geophysical investigation of the subsoil in the wind farm areas n-3 and n-7 in the german eez of the north sea (germany-hamburg: Geophysical prospecting services)
Palacky, "Damped least-squares inversion of time-domain airborne EM data based on singular value decomposition," Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
Wang, "Modelling production caused changes in conductivity for a siliciclastic reservoir: a differential effective medium approach," Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
Bagaini, "On the accuracy of the ground force estimated in vibroseis acquisition," Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
Morrison, "Monitoring subsurface changes over time with cross-well electromagnetic tomography", Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
The geophysical prospecting has been the third in a row of surveys which were carried out in 2010, 2012 and 2014.
Granser, "Three-dimensional interpretation of gravity data from sedimentary basins using an exponential density-depth function," Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
Barker, "Rapid least-squares inversion of apparent resistivity pseudosections by a quasi-Newton method," Geophysical Prospecting, vol.
Daniel Welch's chapter on geophysical prospecting, for example, highlights the usefulness of several geophysical techniques for discerning site layout, locating subsurface features, and defining site boundaries.
Coded based on rapad least-squares inversion of apparent resistivity pseudosections by a quasi-Newton method, Geophysical Prospecting, 44, 131-152 (1996).
Its remit is to develop geophysical prospecting equipment technology and offer land seismic products.

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