geophysical geophysical  /ˌdʒi oʊ ˈfɪ zə kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or concerned with geophysics

Usage(s):

  1. The cause of the erratic wobbling motion has long been a geophysical mystery.
  2. A few minutes later, a geophysical laboratory picked up the shock waves of a violent underwater explosion.
  3. At some point in this century, humanity itself became a geophysical force, able to affect the fundamental systems that run the planet.

News

  1. Colorado Announces: New Coincident Mag and IP Anomaly 5,000 m Drill Program Commences

    COLORADO RESOURCES LTD. is pleased to report the results of ground magnetic geophysical surveys recently completed and also announce the start of a 5,000 m drill program on its 100% owned North ROK Property ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Dawson Geophysical to Present at GHS 100 - Energy Conference 2013

    MIDLAND, Texas, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Stephen Jumper, President and Chief Executive Officer of Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ: DWSN) (the "Company"), is scheduled to present at the ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. ARKeX introduces new integrated geophysical modeling software

    CAMBRIDGE, UK – ARKeX has launched its new XFIELD geophysical modeling software.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Offshore Magazine

Quotes

  1. "Record oil prices and large cash flows also mean that Congress has got to understand that these energy companies don't need unnecessary tax breaks like the write-offs of certain geological and geophysical expenditures or the use of taxpayers'...
    on Apr 25, 2006 By: President Bush Source: CNN

  2. "Afghanistan has significant natural resource potential, but much of the country's potential remains unknown," said USGS Director Mark Myers. "The geophysical survey provides objective, unbiased information and will enable scientists to...
    on May 1, 2008 By: Mark Myers Source: Science Daily (press release)

  3. "We plan to select the most appropriate sites through detailed analysis of space image data, geophysical surveys by local experts to confirm satellite image interpretations, and on-the-ground field data collection to determine the needs of the local...
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Farouk El-Baz Source: EurekAlert (press release)

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