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Bridge Deck/Level 6 diagram
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ODP Technical Note 26
(PP Handbook)

Supervising Scientist: Peter Blum

JOIDES Resolution Physical Properties Lab

Physical Properties Measurement Types

Core logging
Whole core multisensor track (WC-MST)ODP custom design
• Gamma ray attenuation (WC-GRA) bulk density
• Magnetic susceptibility (WC-MS)
Bartington MS2C
• Natural gamma radiation (WC-NGR)
ODP custom design
P-wave velocity logger (WC-PWL)
modified GEOTEK
Split core logger A (to be installed on Leg 179)ODP custom design
• Diffuse color reflectance and colorimetry
Minolta CM-2002
• Magnetic susceptibility (SC-MS)
Bartington MS2E1
• Line-scan color imaging
Split core logger B (under construction)ODP custom design
• Gamma ray attenuation (SC-GRA) bulk density
P-wave velocity logger (WC-PWL)
• Resistivity
Discrete measurements on whole core or split core
• Thermal conductivity (TC) on whole or split core
TK04 needle probe system
P-wave velocity on split core
• Shear strength on split core
ODP automated vane shear (AVS)
Measurements on extracted core samples
• Moisture and Density (MAD)
Quantachrome pycnometer
P-wave velocity on rock cubes or cylinders

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