Horacio Ferriz

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Geology
California State University-Stanislaus

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Activity

Use of Seismic Refraction in the Characterization of Alluvial Aquifers part of Cutting Edge:Geophysics:Workshop 07:Geophysics Activities
1. Objectives - Introduce the physical principles behind the method of seismic refraction - Demonstrate basic field procedures followed in seismic refraction surveys - Practice the techniques of seismic data interpretation with basic sample sets

Course

Applied Geology part of Integrate:Workshops:Engineering, Sustainability, and the Geosciences:Courses
A practical course about the nature of professional geologic work. Includes (1) discussions about engineering geology (the use of geology to the solution of engineering problems in civil and sanitary engineering), soil mechanics, rock mechanics; (2) mineral exploration, and (3) geothermal energy exploration.

Essay

Common Ground Between Applied Geology and Engineering part of Integrate:Workshops:Engineering, Sustainability, and the Geosciences:Essays
Horacio Ferriz, Physics and Geology, California State University-Stanislaus Engineering, the most creative profession in the world! In Latin and its derived languages, the word engineering (e.g., ingenierĂ­a in ...


Events and Communities

2006 AGU Heads and Chairs Workshop Participants

Geophysics Workshop 2007 Participants

The Role of Departments in Preparing Future Geoscience Professionals Participants

Hydrogeology Workshop 2005

InTeGrate Engineering Workshop Participants 2013