Bridge Deck/Level 6 panorama
Supervising Scientist: Peter Blum
Thermal conductivity is measured using the needle probe method.
JOIDES Resolution Physical Properties Lab
This site covers most of the physical properties measurements on sediment and rock cores (known as "PP measurements"). For paleomagnetic measurements on cores, see Paleomagnetism laboratory. For information on downhole measurements of physical properties, see Downhole laboratory and LDEO-Borehole Research Group.
Physical Properties Lab Working Team (PP LWT)
Bill Mills, Lab Officer (sailing twice a year)
Two Marine Lab Specialists (sailing three times a year)
Susan Freeman, Database Specialist (shore based)
Physical Properties Working Group Meetings
21 Nov 2000: Minutes
3 June 2000: PP lab review on Leg 190 transit
18 Apr 2000: Minutes
Physical Properties Links
PP Measurement Types
PP Lab Floor Plan