Soil Resistivity Equations and Formulas Calculator

Geophysics - Geophysical Measurement

Solving for soil resistivity

soil resistivity


electrode spacing (S)
inner electrodes voltage (V)
outer electrodes applied current (i)


electrode spacing (S)
= 0
= 0
inner electrodes voltage (V)
= 0
= 0
outer electrodes applied current (i)
= 0
= 0


soil resistivity (R)

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soil resistivity Solve for soil resistivity.
electrode spacing Solve for electrode spacing.
voltage at inner electrodes Solve for voltage at inner electrodes.
current at outer electrodes Solve for current at outer electrodes.

R  =  resistivity
S  =  length
V  =  voltage
I  =  current

References - Books:

1) Michael D. LaGrega, Phillip L. Buckingham and Jeffery C. Evan. 1994. Hazardous Waste Management. McGraw Hill, Inc.

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