Facilities

Measure what is measurable, and make measurable what is not so.
– Galileo Galilei –

Bevo-Q – seismic wave attenuation in viscous liquids

Bevo-Q resembles the mascot of UT Austin – Bevo the longhorn and it is an apparatus to measure the attenuation of seismic waves in liquids. Such an instrument can measure attenuation at frequencies between 0.01 and 10 Hz.

Bevo-Q

Reference: McCann, M., Tisato, N., & Spikes, K. (2019). Low-frequency attenuation measurements of fluids. In SEG Technical Program Expanded Abstracts 2019 (pp. 3598–3602). San Antonio, Texas: Society of Exploration Geophysicists. https://doi.org/10.1190/segam2019-3193361.1

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