Workshop on Geophysical Methods and Applications

23rdand 24th December 2017 at Department of Geology, University of Peradeniya

Organized by the Geological Society of Sri Lanka

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Tentative Program

23rd December 2017
9.00—9.15 Inauguration
Class room sessions on geophysical methods and applications
9.15—9.40 Introduction to geophysical methods and applications (Prof. H.A. Dharmagunawardhane

/Department of Geology)

9.40—10.40 Interpretation of subsurface/hydrogeological conditions using the analytical results of the electrical resistivity data (Mr. Mahinda Premathilake/ NWSDB)
10.40–11.00 Tea
11.00—11.30 Introduction to the workshop practical sessions (Mr. Nalin De Sliva/GSMB)
Field Practical Sessions

DGPS system for position fixing (Mr. AMD Abeysinghe/GSMB)

1-D Resistivity (Mr. Nalin de Silva/ GSMB and Mr. Shalaka Gunaratne/NWSDB)

2-D Resistivity imaging system (Mr. Ruwan Rajapakse/WRB)

GPR System (Mr. Mahinda Seneviratne /GSMB and Mr. C. Moremada/ NBRO)

Very Low Frequency EM System (Prof. HA Dharmagunawardana/ Department of Geology) Magnetic Methods (Mr. Nalin De Silva/GSMB)

11.30—13.00 Field Session 1 (Group based practical sessions)
13.00—13.45 Lunch
13.45—15.45 Field Session 2 (Group based practical)
15.45—16.00 Tea
15.50—17.30 Field Session 3 (Group based practical)
24th December 2017
9.00—10.30 Field Session 4 (Group based practical)
10.30-10.50 Tea
10.50–12.30 Field Session 5 (Group based practical)
12.30—13.45 Lunch
Class room sessions on data interpretation
13.45—15.30 Geophysical Data Interpretation/Mr. Nalin De Silva/GSMB
15.30-16.00 Certificate Awarding Ceremony and Tea
End of the Program


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