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Attenuation of elastic waves in bentonite and monitoring of radioactive waste repositories

A. Biryukov, N. Tisato and G. Grasselli.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics; Oceanography and Hydrology. 11745 words.

Deep geological repositories, isolated from the geosphere by an engineered bentonite barrier, are currently considered the safest solution for high-level radioactive waste (HLRW) disposal....

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Axisymmetric analysis of multilayered thermoelastic media with application to a repository for heat-emitting high-level nuclear waste in a geological formation

Yang Yang, Maria Datcheva and Tom Schanz.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics; Oceanography and Hydrology. 7252 words.

Comprehensive analytical solutions to 3-D axisymmetric problems for static response of multilayered thermoelastic media subjected to surface loads and containing sources are presented in...

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Baillie, Charles William (1844–1899), inventor of the Baillie sounder and marine meteorologist

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; Oceanography and Hydrology; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 729 words.

Baillie, Charles William (1844–1899), inventor of the Baillie sounder and marine meteorologist, was born in Greenwich, Kent, the eldest son of Henry Robert Baillie (1808/9–1882), a master...

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Barrett, Lucas (1837–1862), geologist and oceanographer

Stephen K. Donovan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Oceanography and Hydrology; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1189 words.

Barrett, Lucas (1837–1862), geologist and oceanographer, was born on 14 November 1837, the eldest son of George Barrett, a London iron-founder. In 1847 he was sent to Mr P. Ashton's school...

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Bauzá, Felipe (1764–1834), hydrographer

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1008 words.

Bauzá, Felipe (1764–1834), hydrographer, was born in Palma, Majorca, in the Spanish Balearic Islands. He entered the Spanish navy at the age of fifteen, and experienced active service as he...

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Bayesian inversion of marine controlled source electromagnetic data offshore Vancouver Island, Canada

Romina A.S. Gehrmann, Katrin Schwalenberg, Michael Riedel, George D. Spence, Volkhard Spieß and Stan E. Dosso.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics; Oceanography and Hydrology. 11028 words.

This paper applies nonlinear Bayesian inversion to marine controlled source electromagnetic (CSEM) data collected near two sites of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition...

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Bayesian inversion of marine CSEM data from the Scarborough gas field using a transdimensional 2-D parametrization

Anandaroop Ray, Kerry Key, Thomas Bodin, David Myer and Steven Constable.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics; Oceanography and Hydrology. 12148 words.

We apply a reversible-jump Markov chain Monte Carlo method to sample the Bayesian posterior model probability density function of 2-D seafloor resistivity as constrained by marine...

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Beaufort, Sir Francis (1774–1857), naval officer and hydrographer

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1478 words.

Beaufort, Sir Francis (1774–1857), naval officer and hydrographer, was born on 27 May 1774 at Flower Hill, Navan, co. Meath, the second son of the Revd Daniel Augustus Beaufort (1739–1821),...

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Beebe, William

Keir B. Sterling.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Oceanography and Hydrology. 1525 words.

Beebe, William (29 July 1877–04 June 1962), naturalist, oceanographer, and zoological society executive, was born Charles William Beebe in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Charles Beebe, the...

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Beechey, Frederick William (1796–1856), naval officer and hydrographer

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Oceanography and Hydrology. 831 words.

Beechey, Frederick William (1796–1856), naval officer and hydrographer, son of Sir William Beechey, RA (1753–1839), and his second wife, Anne Phyllis Beechey, née Jessop (1764–1833) [see...

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