ALERT-ME publications


Gunn, D.A., R. Ogilvy, J. Chambers, P. Meldrum, E. Haslam, S. Holyoake & J. Wragg. 2010. The first trials of the British Geological Survey’s new ALERT-ME system for monitoring embankments using resistivity imaging have thrown up some fascinating results. Ground Engineering, Sept 2010, p12-14.

Gunn, D.A., R. Ogilvy, J. Chambers & P. Meldrum. 2010. ALERT?ME – New technologies for embankment warning systems. Rail Technology Magazine, Oct/Nov 2010, p80-82.

To download information and research relating to the East Leake site construction, distribution, properties and condition of the fill materials, follow the link to the research papers.


Dr David Gunn
Team leader — Geotechnical & Geophysical
Properties & Processes
Email: Dr David Gunn

Dr Jonathan Chambers
Team leader — Geophysical Tomography
Email: Dr Jonathan Chambers