Electromagnetic Profiling Techniques

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Exploration Technique: Electromagnetic Profiling Techniques

Exploration Technique Information
Exploration Group: Geophysical Techniques
Exploration Sub Group: Electrical Techniques
Parent Exploration Technique: Ground Electromagnetic Techniques
Information Provided by Technique
Lithology: Rock composition, mineral and clay content
Stratigraphic/Structural: Detection of permeable pathways, fracture zones, faults
Hydrological: Resistivity influenced by porosity, grain size distribution, permeability, fluid saturation, fluid type and phase state of the pore water
Thermal: Resistivity influenced by temperature
Electromagnetic Profiling Techniques:
Electromagnetic profiling techniques map lateral variations in subsurface resistivity.
Other definitions:Wikipedia Reegle

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