Magnetic Field Measurements at Bardarbunga Dike Graben (MAMBO)

Characterization of the cooling of the Bardarbunga Dykes in Iceland.

Time Frame

  • 2016 - 2017

Funding

  • GFZ Potsdam (expedition funds)

Principal Investigator

  • A. Morschhauser (GFZ Potsdam)

Personnel

  • Jürgen Matzka (GFZ Potsdam)
  • Thorsten Dahm (GFZ Potsdam)
  • Eleonora Rivalta (GFZ Potsdam)
  • Maxwell Brown (University of Iceland)
  • Guðfinna Th. Aðalgeirsdóttir (University of Iceland)

Cooperations

  • University of Iceland

Methods

Precise magnetic field measurements in an area with strong temporal and spatial magnetic field variations.

Equipment

  • Proton gradiometer
  • Fluxgate vector magnetometer
  • Theodolite with fluxgate

Contact

Scientist
Dr. Achim Morschhauser
Geomagnetism
Behlertstraße 3a
Building ME, Room 04
14467 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1955
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Jürgen Matzka
Group Leader
Dr. Jürgen Matzka
Geomagnetism
Lindenstr. 7
Building H 1, Room 213
14823 Niemegk
+49 33843 624-18
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