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Graduate Course Details
Number GLS 780
Title Applied Environmental Geophysics
Credits 4.0
Prerequisites GLS100 and PHS211 or permission of Department Chairperson
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 3719 1/23/17 - 5/8/17 M 1:10pm - 2:25pm MH-340 Brad Hubeny
1/23/17 - 5/8/17 M 2:35pm - 5:25pm MH-340


This course examines the theory and practice of geophysical methods currently used to help solve environmental problems. Methods include seismic refraction and reflection, gravity, magnetic, electrical resistivity, electromagnetic, ground-penetrating radar, and radioactivity surveys (Radon). A research paper, case analysis, or individual field project, and a brief presentation are also required.