1887
PDF

Abstract

We developed a method that gives considerable improvements in the interpretation of dense measurements of the magnetic field, at the surface and in boreholes, due to buried objects such as containers with toxic waste or unexploded bombs. The method uses the full data set without averaging procedures. Compared to the large costs involved in digging for deeply buried and often dangerous objects, the extra cost involved in computing the localized magnetization is negligible. The greater reliability of a well designed inverse method will thus easily pay off. We show results of some theoretical investigations and from an actual application at Schiphol airport, where building activity requires detection and dismantling of unexploded WWII bombs at depths up to 15m.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609.201411605
1993-06-08
2023-01-28
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609.201411605
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error