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Project ID: ENK6-CT-2000-00075
Financé au titre de: FP5-EESD
Pays: France

New generation marine magnetotelluric instruments

Five new marine MT instruments were designed and built, along with a matched land instrument for use at a reference station. The instruments are autonomous, microprocessor-controlled units, the core of each being a 3-component magnetometer, a 2-component electrometer, and data acquisition and control circuitry. This assembly has been designed to be cheap, dismountable, light-weight and modular. The system has been successfully been used at sea (see part 7). The instruments are available for viewing at Brest facilities.


Pascal TARITS, (Professor)
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