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TCM 111 - Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

Code Start Date Duration Venue
TCM 111 08 August 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
TCM 111 03 October 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
TCM 111 28 November 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
TCM 111 19 December 2022 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Ground-penetrating radar (GPR) has its applications in various fields such as archeology, construction, environmental and even industry. This course covers the basics of this useful technology, and introduces participants to the way of using it in their area of expertise.  Ground-penetrating radar uses a variety of technologies to generate the radar signal: these are impulse, stepped frequency, frequency-modulated continuous-wave (FMCW), and noise.

Course Objectives

  • Introducing the parts and applications to GPR
  • Assembling and operating this technology
  • Producing 2D and 3D images
  • Examining case studies

Who Should Attend?

  • Surveyors
  • Engineers
  • Archeologists
  • Road construction workers 

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Radar theory
  • Overview of utility
  • Utility locating
  • Reinforcing
  • Cracking
  • Slab or wall thickness
  • Asphalt layer thickness

Day 2

  • Voids
  • Water infiltration
  • Concrete sparling
  • Shallow soils

Day 3

  • Buried drums
  • Landfill limits
  • Rubble limits

Day 4

  • High saturation levels
  • Geologic profiling
  • Two-dimensional imaging
  • Three-dimensional imaging

Day 5

  • Damage prevention
  • Case presentation
  • Power regulation