Geological and geotechnical applications of the Geotek multi-sensor core logging system for studying offshore quaternary sediments in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
Geological and geotechnical applications of the Geotek multi-sensor core logging system for studying offshore quaternary sediments in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Dr Yim, Wai Shu Wyss   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Endicott John   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Ridley Thomas William Nigel   (Co-Investigator)
Professor Chan Lung Sang   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
32
Start Date
2003-09-01
Completion Date
2006-04-30
Amount
380000
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Quaternary
Discipline
Earth Sciences
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7024/03P
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2003/2004
Status
Completed
Objectives
To use the newly acquired and installed Geotek multi-sensor core logging system (MSCL) costing about $1.282 million for studying geological and geotechnical properties of offshore Quaternary sediments in Hong Kong to assist palaeoenvironmental reconstruction and coastal engineering.