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Earth sciences books

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Geophysical Waves and Flows Theory and Applications in the Atmosphere, Hydrosphere and Geosphere by David E. (Florida State University) Loper Geophysical Waves and Flows Theory and Applications in the Atmosphere, Hydrosphere and Geosphere

This book is a unified presentation of waves and flows occurring in the atmosphere, oceans, rivers, volcanoes and the mantle, for graduate students and researchers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/10/2017

Computational Statistics in the Earth Sciences With Applications in MATLAB by Alan D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Massachusetts) Chave Computational Statistics in the Earth Sciences With Applications in MATLAB
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This book combines theoretical underpinnings of statistics with practical analysis of Earth sciences data using MATLAB. Supplementary resources are available online.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

The Practice of Reproducible Research Case Studies and Lessons from the Data-Intensive Sciences by Justin Kitzes The Practice of Reproducible Research Case Studies and Lessons from the Data-Intensive Sciences

The Practice of Reproducible Research presents concrete examples of how researchers in the data-intensive sciences are working to improve the reproducibility of their research projects. Each of the thirty-one case studies in this volume describes the workflow that an author...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

The Practice of Reproducible Research Case Studies and Lessons from the Data-Intensive Sciences by Justin Kitzes The Practice of Reproducible Research Case Studies and Lessons from the Data-Intensive Sciences

The Practice of Reproducible Research presents concrete examples of how researchers in the data-intensive sciences are working to improve the reproducibility of their research projects. Each of the thirty-one case studies in this volume describes the workflow that an author...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Advances in Environmental Risk Monitoring and Decision Support by Zoheir A. Sabeur Advances in Environmental Risk Monitoring and Decision Support

This resource provides a unique, integrated view of advanced environmental modeling and observation monitoring. It details data fusion techniques, sensor technology, and open web-servicing methods for managing environmental information and decision-support concepts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

Practical Handbook of Earth Science by Jane H. (CSIRO) Hodgkinson, Frank D. (CSIRO) Stacey Practical Handbook of Earth Science
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This self-contained handbook provides a carefully researched, compact source of key earth science information and data, logically sorted by subject matter, and then cross-referenced. Appealing to both experts and non-experts alike, the book presents earth science and environmental science as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/09/2017

Umweltchemie Eine Einfuhrung mit Aufgaben und Losungen by Ronald A. Hites, Jonathan D. Raff Umweltchemie Eine Einfuhrung mit Aufgaben und Losungen
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Format: Paperback - Released: 06/09/2017

Earth Science by Edward J. Tarbuck, Frederick K. Lutgens, Dennis G. Tasa Earth Science
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Note: This is the standalone book Ideal for undergraduates with little or no science background, Earth Science provides a student-friendly overview of our physical environment that offers balanced, up-to-date coverage of geology, oceanography, astronomy, and meteorology. The authors' texts have...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

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Forestry Applications by Gregory (University of British Columbia, Canada) Paradis Forestry Applications
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In 2012, a Forestry Special Interest Group (FSIG) was founded within the Canadian Operational Research Society (CORS). Besides a general commitment to promoting the application of operational research (OR) to forest management and forest products industry problems, the FSIG has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Scientific Integrity and Ethics in the Geosciences by Linda C. S. Gundersen Scientific Integrity and Ethics in the Geosciences

Science is built on trust. The assumption is that scientists will conduct their work with integrity, honesty, and a strict adherence to scientific protocols.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Earth Observation, Open Science and Innovation by Pierre-Philippe Mathieu Earth Observation, Open Science and Innovation

This book reviews trends and changes in the exploitation of large amount of Earth Observation data, which happens in a collaborative, cross-disciplinary, and open way, from science to applications, innovation and education.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2017

Seascape Ecology by Simon J. Pittman Seascape Ecology

Seascape Ecology provides a comprehensive look at the state-of-the-science in the application of landscape ecology to the seas and provides guidance for future research priorities.
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/12/2017

OpenGeoSys Tutorial Computational Hydrology III: OGS#IPhreeqc Coupled Reactive Transport Modeling by Eunseon Jang, Johannes Boog, Wenkui He, Thomas Kalbacher OpenGeoSys Tutorial Computational Hydrology III: OGS#IPhreeqc Coupled Reactive Transport Modeling
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This tutorial provides the application of the coupling interface OGS#IPhreeqc (open-source scientific software) to model reactive mass transport processes in environmental subsurface systems.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/12/2017

Geochronology and Thermochronology by Peter W. Reiners, Paul R. Renne, Richard W. Carlson, Kari M. Cooper Geochronology and Thermochronology
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This book is a welcome introduction and reference for users and innovators in geochronology. It provides modern perspectives on the current state-of-the art in most of the principal areas of geochronology and thermochronology, while recognizing that they are changing at...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/12/2017

Geochronology and Thermochronology by Peter W. Reiners, Paul R. Renne, Richard W. Carlson, Kari M. Cooper Geochronology and Thermochronology
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This book is a welcome introduction and reference for users and innovators in geochronology. It provides modern perspectives on the current state-of-the art in most of the principal areas of geochronology and thermochronology, while recognizing that they are changing at...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Pneumatic Flow Mixing Method by Galen Wayne Pneumatic Flow Mixing Method


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Geology for Ground Engineering Projects by Davin Tuft Geology for Ground Engineering Projects


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Reliability of Geotechnical Structures by Davin Tuft Reliability of Geotechnical Structures


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Fractals Concepts & Applications in Geosciences by Davin Tuft Fractals Concepts & Applications in Geosciences


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Piling Engineering by Galen Wayne Piling Engineering


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Water Ecosystem Services A Global Perspective by Julia Martin-Ortega Water Ecosystem Services A Global Perspective

This book uses ecosystem services-based approaches to address major global and regional water challenges, for researchers, students, and policy makers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Drawing Geological Structures by Jorn H. Kruhl Drawing Geological Structures

Despite the modern dominance of computer graphics programs and digital cameras, the ability todraw geological structures manually remains a necessity in academic geology and beyond. Drawings serve for quick and simple documentation in the field or at the microscope.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Hydrocarbons in Basement Formations by M. Enamul Hossain, M. R. Islam Hydrocarbons in Basement Formations
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Petroleum and natural gas still remain the single biggest resource for energy on earth. Even as alternative and renewable sources are developed, petroleum and natural gas continue to be, by far, the most used and, if engineering properly, the most...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/08/2017

Practical Handbook of Earth Science by Jane H. Hodgkinson, Frank D. Stacey Practical Handbook of Earth Science
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A CRC title, part of the Taylor & Francis imprint, a member of the Taylor & Francis Group, the academic division of T&F Informa plc.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/08/2017

Advances in Nonlinear Geosciences by Anastasios A. Tsonis Advances in Nonlinear Geosciences

Advances in Nonlinear Geosciences is a set of contributions from the participants of 30 Years of Nonlinear Dynamics held July 3-8, 2016 in Rhodes, Greece as part of the Aegean Conferences, as well as from several other experts in the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

High-Mountain Atmospheric Research The Italian Mt. Cimone WMO/GAW Global Station (2165 m a.s.l.) by Paolo Cristofanelli, Davide Putero, Erika Brattich, Laura Tositti High-Mountain Atmospheric Research The Italian Mt. Cimone WMO/GAW Global Station (2165 m a.s.l.)
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This book presents the results of 20 years of atmospheric composition research studies carried out at the high-mountain (2,165 m a.s.l.) Observatory O. Vittori in Italy, part of the only global station in the Mediterranean region that belongs to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

INTRODUCTION TO THE THEORY OF EARTHQUAKES by Bogdan Apostol INTRODUCTION TO THE THEORY OF EARTHQUAKES


Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2017

The Competition between Polyphosphate-Accumulating Organisms and Glycogen-Accumulating Organisms: Temperature Effects and Modelling UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis by Carlos Manuel Lopez Vazquez The Competition between Polyphosphate-Accumulating Organisms and Glycogen-Accumulating Organisms: Temperature Effects and Modelling UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

The over-enrichment of surface water bodies with phosphorus compounds can lead to eutrophication resulting in reduced photosynthetic activity, oxygen depletion, production of toxic compounds and, ultimately, loss of plant and animal species. Due to relatively high removal efficiency, economy and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Fundamentals of Tropical Climate Dynamics by Tim Li, Pang-chi Hsu Fundamentals of Tropical Climate Dynamics
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This textbook introduces fundamental dynamics of tropical atmosphere and ocean useful for advanced graduate courses in atmospheric and climate sciences. It presents an overview of simple atmospheric and oceanic models, as well as the observed phenomena associated with major climate...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 07/07/2017

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