Educational guide 2020_21
Facultade de Ciencias do Mar
Grao en Ciencias do Mar
 Subjects
  Geological oceanography II
   Contents
Topic Sub-topic
THEMATIC UNITY –I-: INTRODUCTION TO THE MARINE GEOLOGICAL RESEARCH IN THE SEA THEME 1.- Introduction to the subject Geological Oceanography II. Introduction to the geological oceanography technologies applied to the study of shelf and deep sea environments. Presentation of public data repositories.
THEMATIC UNITY -II: POSITION SYSTEMS IN THE SEA THEME 2.- Topic to select a position system. Global position systems and integration with acoustic position systems.
THEMATIC UNITY –III-: ACOUSTIC SYSTEMS IN DEEP SEA THEME 3.- Acoustic underwater and sonar systems.
THEME 4.- Sidescan Sonar
THEMATIC UNIT –IV-: MARINE SEISMIC SURVEYING THEME 5.- Marine Seismic surveying: conceptual aspects.
THEME 6.- Description of the diferents equipment and collected records
THEMATIC UNIT –V-: MARINE GRAVIMETRY SURVEYING THEME 7.- Gravimetry surveying and its application to marine research.
THEMATIC UNIT -VI-: MARINE MAGNETIC SURVEYING THEME 8.- Magnetic surveying and its application to marine research.
THEMATIC UNIT-VII-: MARINE GEOTHERMAL FLOW THEME 9.- Geothermal flow and its application to marine research.
THEMATIC UNIT -VIII: ELECTROMAGNETIC AND RADIOMETRIC SURVEYING IN MARINE ENVIRONMENTS THEME 10.- Electromacnetic and radiometric surveying and its application to marine research.
THEMATIC UNIT –IX-: SAMPLING SEDIMENTS AND ROCKS METHODS IN SHELF AND DEEP SEA ENVIRONMENTS.
GEOTHECNICS TECHNICS
THEME 11.- Sampler methods for Particulate Suspended Matter and bottom sediment samples at deep environments.
THEME 12.- Deep sea coring technics. methods. Ocean Drilling Projects.
THEME 13.- Geophisical observation into the corers.
THEMATIC UNIT –X-: OCEANOGRAPHY INFRAESTRUCTURES THEME 14.: Sampler platforms in geological oceanography.
THEME 15: New technology in submarine observatoties.
THEMATIC UNIT -XI: PLANNING OCEANOGRAPHIC SURVEYS THEME 16.: Project and planification of oceanographic surveys.
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