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2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEOL 586 - Engineering Geophysics

(3 units)

Prerequisite/Corequisite: GEOL 460 .

Applying geophysical techniques to geology and hydrogeology problems. Geophysical techniques, and identification and utilization of specialized techniques. Case histories in site evaluations, subsiding areas, basement topography mapping, seawater problems, water table mapping, groundwater contamination, and subsurface cavities detection.

Letter grade only (A-F). Course fee may be required. (Lecture 2 hrs., laboratory 3 hrs.; field trips.)