Expedition Menu
1. Introduction
2. 
The Question
3. Funding
4. Study Area
5. Background
6.
Seismogenic Zone
7. Chief Scientists
8. The Journey
9. Ship Tour
10. Leaving Port
11. Seismic Method
12. Seismic Source
13. Seismic Recording
14. 3-D Acquisition
15. Life at Sea
16. In the Lab
17. Time to Depart
18. Data Processing
19. The 3-D Volume
20. Interpretation
21. Your Turn
22. Comparison
23, Publication
24. IODP Drilling

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This material is based
upon work supported
by the
National Science Foundation
under
Grant No. 0633234


 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

NanTroSEIZE in 3-D

Imaging an Active Plate Boundary Fault
7. Meet the U.S. Scientists

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Satellite Conference Call to U.S. Scientists Drs. Harold Tobin, Nathan Bangs and Gregory Moore on the R/V Nordic Explorer
Prior to Leaving the Port of Kobe




Oblique Perspective View Showing Port of Kobe, Area of 3-D Survey and Proposed Drilling, and Seafloor Features along the Nankai Trough

Diagram of Seismic Reflection method
Simplified Diagram of Seismic Reflection Method
(Modified from from French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea)


Vertical Section through Earth's Crust Produced by Seismic Reflection Method
Showing Objectives of 3-D Survey and Integrated Ocean Drilling
Program Sites (Modified from H. Tobin)

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July 23, 2009

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Department of Geology
San Jose State University
NanTroSEIZE Drilling Objectives
Modified from IODP Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment


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