G1100 Principles of Geophysics

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2000
Extent and Intensity
2/1. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Teacher(s)
RNDr. Jan Švancara, CSc. (lecturer)
RNDr. Libor Vejmělek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Josef Havíř, Dr. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Rostislav Melichar, Dr.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: RNDr. Jan Švancara, CSc.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The lecture "Introduction to geophysics" reviews basic methods of applied geophysics used to study physical properties of the Earth crust. Following geophysical methods are lectured: gravimetry, magnetometry, exploration seismology, geoelectricity, radiometry and well logging.
Literature
  • GRUNTORÁD, Jan. Principy metod užité geofyziky. 1. vyd. Praha: SNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury, 1985. 190 s. info
  • MAREŠ, Stanislav. Úvod do užité geofyziky. 2. přeprac. vyd. Praha: SNTL - Nakladatelství technické literatury, 1990. 677 s. ISBN 80-03-00427-6. info
Language of instruction
Czech
Further Comments
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 1999, Autumn 2001.
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