Convenor: Oliver Ritter (Germany) 
Co-Convenors: Suzanne McEnroe (Norway), Michiel de Kock (South Africa)

Exploration for natural resources is constantly improved by new instrumentation, laboratory developments, and our improved knowledge of theoretical and experimental properties of minerals.

This session welcomes contributions related to the understanding of magnetic and electromagnetic anomalies, rock properties, instrumentation and case studies in exploration in continental and marine environments.