541-0584/04 – Geophysical Apparatures Technique (GFPT)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. RNDr. Lubomil Pospíšil, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. RNDr. Lubomil Pospíšil, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
POS0188 doc. RNDr. Lubomil Pospíšil, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 1+1
Part-time Credit 4+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Manage the summary of the subject by annotation. Learn to take basic gravimetric measurement, magnetic measurement, geoelectrical measurement, seismic measurement, radionuclear and thermic measurement.

Teaching methods



The subject gives the main brief characterization of geophysical equipments, which are used for measure in geophysical method groups and in the particular methods . In every method group there is given the main block schemas and construction elements. There is given also the data about equipments used in Czech Republic and abroad.

Compulsory literature:

MILSOM, J: Field Geophysics, Published 2003 by John Wiley & Sons Ltd,The Atrium, Southern Gate, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 8SQ, England GADALLAH, M. R.: Exploration Geophysics 2009th Edition , Springer, ISBN-13: 978-3540851592, 2009, 315p. KEAREY, P. and BROOKS M.: An Introduction to Geophysical Exploration (Paperback) Blackwell Publishing, ISBN-13: 978-0632049295, ISBN-10: 0632049294, 2002, 267 p. ROBINSON, E. S. and CORUH C.: Basic Exploration Geophysics (Hardcover). John Wiley and Sons, 1988, 556 p.

Recommended literature:

TELFORD, W. M., GELDART, L., P., SHERIFF, R., E.: Applied Geophysisc Second Edition,Published 2001 by The Press Syndicate of the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom. MCCANN, D. M.: Modern geophysics in engineering geology. London : Geological Society, 1997. Internet Resource, Computer File, 1997, 287p. MILSOM, J.: Field Geophysics, Published by John Wiley&Sons Ltd, The Atrium, Southern Gate, Chichester,West Sussex PO19 8SQ, England, 2003, 321p. BURGER, R. H.: Exploration Geophysics of the Shallow Subsurface Har/Dskt Edition, ISBN-13: 007-6092031697, ISBN-10: 0132967731, 1992, 252p.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Seminární práce, zápočtový test, písemná a ústní zkouška.


Other requirements

The study of recommended literature.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Devices for gravimetric measurement – part A 2.Devices for gravimetric measurement.- part B 3.Devices for magnetic measurement – part A. 4.Devices for magnetic measurement – part B 5.Devices for electrical measurement – part A. 6.Devices for electrical measurement – part B. 7.Devices for seismic measurement – part A. 8.Devices for seismic measurement - part B. 9.Devices for radio nuclear measurement – part A. 10.Devices for radio nuclear measurement – part B 11.Devices for thermic measurement 12.Logging equipment

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit Credit 85  85
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: doplnit, doplnit, doplnit, doplnit.

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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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