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4th to 6th April 2016 – Applied Geophysics Module at Dunsink Observatory

Staff from DIAS Geophysics developed and delivered an intensive, one-week, course recently on ‘Applied Geophysics’. The course was delivered to final year geology students of UCD and TCD. The course took place in Dunsink Observatory.


Topics covered comprised of Gravity, Magnetics, Electrical and Electromagnetic, and Seismic Methods.  Geophysical equipment for the course was provided by Apex Geoservices Ltd and Minerex Ltd.

Guest lectures were given by the Geological Survey (Tellus) and by Tullow Oil PLC.