Geophysical field school is an annual academic camping exercise that is aimed at exposing students to the practical aspects of geophysics. It is a three (3) credit hour course for third year students of applied geophysics aimed at educating students on the handling of geophysical equipment and the rudiments of data acquisition, processing and interpretation.
This year’s field school was held at Ikot Nakanda and its environs, in Akpabuyo locall government area of Cross River State. It was held between 18th and 24th of May, 2014.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Survey of the study Area
Mapping of the subsurface using the ES-3000 24 channel Seismograph.
Lecturer: Dr. Victor I. Obianwu
of subsurface anomalies using an optical module GPR with 1m separation.
lecturer: Dr. Anthony M. George
SURVEY 1: Operation
of the proton precision magnetometer using the simple loop method
SURVEY 2: Operation
of the Gamma-Ray spectrometer
Coordinating lecturers: Dr.
Anthony A. Okiwelu; Mr. Ibor
Geoelectric mapping of Akwa Ikot Idem Community using the VES and ERT
lecturers: Dr. Anthony Akpan; Mr. Stephen Ekwok
Umoh, J. (2018). REPORT ON GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS AT IKOT NAKANDA, AKPABUYO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF CROSS RIVER STATE, NIGERIA. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/report-on-geophysical-surveys-at-ikot-nakanda-akpabuyo-local-government-area-of-cross-river-state-nigeria-6296
Umoh, Justin "REPORT ON GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS AT IKOT NAKANDA, AKPABUYO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF CROSS RIVER STATE, NIGERIA" Afribary. Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018, https://afribary.com/works/report-on-geophysical-surveys-at-ikot-nakanda-akpabuyo-local-government-area-of-cross-river-state-nigeria-6296. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.
Umoh, Justin . "REPORT ON GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS AT IKOT NAKANDA, AKPABUYO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF CROSS RIVER STATE, NIGERIA". Afribary, Afribary, 29 Jan. 2018. Web. 30 Nov. 2023. < https://afribary.com/works/report-on-geophysical-surveys-at-ikot-nakanda-akpabuyo-local-government-area-of-cross-river-state-nigeria-6296 >.
Umoh, Justin . "REPORT ON GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS AT IKOT NAKANDA, AKPABUYO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF CROSS RIVER STATE, NIGERIA" Afribary (2018). Accessed November 30, 2023. https://afribary.com/works/report-on-geophysical-surveys-at-ikot-nakanda-akpabuyo-local-government-area-of-cross-river-state-nigeria-6296