Geophysical tomography in engineering geological applications: a mini-review with examples

PATELLA, DOMENICO (2009) Geophysical tomography in engineering geological applications: a mini-review with examples. [Pubblicazione su rivista scientifica]

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Abstract

An overview of the geophysical tomography interpretation method is presented. Two approaches are reviewed, (1) deterministic tomography inversion, developed for rock elasticity investigations, and (2) probability tomography im- aging, developed in the domain of potential field methods. The theoretical basis of both approaches is initially outlined, then selected laboratory and field applications in different areas of engineering geology are presented and discussed. In particular, an ultrasonic laboratory experiment for the determination of the mechanical features of a block of marble and a crosshole seismic field experiment for quality assurance of a concrete placement are shown at first as examples of deter- ministic tomography inversion. Then, a geoelectrical field experiment aimed at detecting pollution leaks from a waste disposal and a self-potential field experiment for water flow modeling in a landslide are presented as examples of prob- ability tomography imaging.

Tipologia di documento:Pubblicazione su rivista scientifica
Parole chiave:Geophysical tomography, deterministic tomography inversion, probability tomography imaging, engineering and geological applications
Settori scientifico-disciplinari MIUR:Non specificato
Stato del full text:Accessibilità ristretta
Data:2009
Altri Autori:D. Patella, S.M. Patella
Numero di pagine:9
Intervallo di pagina:pp. 30-38
Volume:3
Dipartimento o Struttura:Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche
Numero identificativo:10.2174/1874262900903010030
Titolo rivista/pubblicazione:THE OPEN GEOLOGY JOURNAL
Numero di sistema:7516
Depositato il:21 Ottobre 2010 08:57
Ultima modifica:21 Ottobre 2010 08:57

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