University of South Florida: 2 week Field Geophysics

Hosted by: University of South Florida



This 2 week-long course is a hands-on introduction to four commonly used geophysical methods. We collect, process, and analyze ground penetrating radar (GPR), resistivity, magnetic, and seismic refraction data. We are based near Mackay, Idaho, and our targets include a major fault, volcanic dikes, and cinder cones at Craters of the Moon.


2 credit hours

Application Deadline


Tuition - contact Danny Lindsay
Other course fees - contact Danny Lindsay

Other Important Information

We use a field station building for cooking, data processing, etc. Students need to bring a tent for sleeping.

Contact Info

For more information, contact Danny Lindsay ( or Sarah Kruse (