International Journal of
Physical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Phys. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-1950
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPS
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2511

Full Length Research Paper

Magnetic source basement depth determination of Ikogosi Warm Water Spring South Western Nigeria and the environ using aeromagnetic data

Ayobami I. Ojoawo
  • Ayobami I. Ojoawo
  • Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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Muideen I. Lateef
  • Muideen I. Lateef
  • Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 02 December 2018
  •  Accepted: 19 February 2019
  •  Published: 30 March 2019


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