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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GLS 380 Applied Subsurface Investigation

4 Credit(s)
This course is an introduction to the theory and practice of modern subsurface geophysical methods currently used to help solve forensic, environmental, and sustainability problems. Methods covered include seismic refraction and reflection, magnetic, electrical resistivity, electromagnetics, and ground-penetrating radar surveys. Three lecture hours and three laboratory hours per week; occasional local field trips (may be during the school week or weekends) may be required. 
Prerequisite: One Geological Sciences 100-level laboratory course or permission of Department Chairperson.