Horacio Ferriz


California State University-Stanislaus

Workshop Participant, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activity (1)

Use of Seismic Refraction in the Characterization of Alluvial Aquifers part of 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 ...

Course (1)

Applied Geology part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars: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 (1)

Common Ground Between Applied Geology and Engineering part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars: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 ...


Member of the National Association of Geoscience Teachers
Far Western Section, Geoscience Education Research Division

Workshop Participant (5 workshops)