ESCI 973 (01) - Seafloor Characterization

Seafloor Characterization

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2023 - Full Term (01/24/2023 - 05/08/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 56263
Remote characterization of seafloor properties using acoustic (echo sounders, sub-bottom profilers, side-scan, multi-beam and interferometric sonars) and optical (video and laser linescanner) methods. Models of sound interaction with the seafloor will be explored as well as a range of possible geologic, geotechnical, morphologic, acoustic, and biologic descriptors. Prereq: permission. (Also listed as OE 973.)
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): OE 973
Instructors: Brian Calder, Larry Mayer

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/24/2023 5/8/2023 W 2:10pm - 5:00pm CHASE 210