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Volcanology & seismology books

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Recently Published

Volcanoes of Auckland The Essential Guide by Bruce W. Hayward, Graeme Murdoch, Gordon Maitland Volcanoes of Auckland The Essential Guide
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Through authoritative text, newly commissioned maps, spectacular new aerial photography, and large numbers of contemporary and historic illustrations, the book brings to life the nature and culture of the region's volcanic life.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

Volcanism and Global Environmental Change by Anja (University of Leeds) Schmidt Volcanism and Global Environmental Change

A multidisciplinary volume describing the effects of volcanism on the environment, past and present, for researchers and advanced students.
Format: Paperback - Released: 00/01/2018

Active Faults of the World by Robert (Oregon State University) Yeats Active Faults of the World

The first worldwide survey of active earthquake faults, providing an important basis for protecting threatened cities in the developing world.
Format: Paperback - Released: 00/01/2018

Mineral Resources and Energy Future Stakes in Energy Transition by Olivier (ISTerre, Universite Grenoble- Alpes, France) Vidal Mineral Resources and Energy Future Stakes in Energy Transition
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Our consumption of raw materials and energy has reached unprecedented levels which are continuing to increase at a steady rate due to the economic emergence of many countries and the development of new technologies. Metal and cement usage has doubled...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

When the Earth Roars Lessons from the History of Earthquakes in Japan by Gregory Smits When the Earth Roars Lessons from the History of Earthquakes in Japan

Japan, which is among the most earthquake-prone regions in the world, has a long history of responding to seismic disasters. However, despite advances in earthquake-related safety technologies, the destructiveness of the magnitude 9 class earthquake and tsunami that struck the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Impacts and Insights of the Gorkha Earthquake by Dipendra Gautam Impacts and Insights of the Gorkha Earthquake

Impacts and Insights of Gorkha Earthquake in Nepal offers a practical perspective on disaster risk management using lessons learned and considerations from the 2015 Gorkha earthquake in Nepal, which was the worst disaster to hit Nepal since the 1934 Nepal-Bihar...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/09/2017

Seismic Data Interpretation using Digital Image Processing by Abdullatif A. Al-Shuhail, Saleh A. Al-Dossary, Wail A. Mousa Seismic Data Interpretation using Digital Image Processing
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Bridging the gap between modern image processing practices by the scientific community at large and the world of geology and reflection seismology This book covers the basics of seismic exploration, with a focus on image processing techniques as applied to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

The Theory of Earthquakes by Bogdan Apostol The Theory of Earthquakes


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Coming Soon

Applied Seismology A Comprehensive Guide to Seismic Theory and Application by Mamdouh R. Gadallah, Ray L. Fisher Applied Seismology A Comprehensive Guide to Seismic Theory and Application
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Provides comprehensive coverage of exploration seismology and elements of geology pertinent to exploration geology. It is profusely illustrated and has workshops included to aid understanding. The text includes several appendices to explain the math, equations and answers of the selected...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Environmental Performance Review of Turkmenistan by United Nations.Economic Commission for Europe.Committee on environmental Policy, United Nations Environmental Performance Review of Turkmenistan
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The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (ECE) carries out Environmental Performance Reviews (EPR) in its member States that are not members of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development in order to improve their environmental management by recommending ways...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Imaging the Rupture Processes of Earthquakes Using the Relative Back-Projection Method Theory and Applications by Hao Zhang Imaging the Rupture Processes of Earthquakes Using the Relative Back-Projection Method Theory and Applications

This thesis adopts the relative back-projection method to dramatically reduce swimming artifacts by identifying the rupture fronts in the time window of a reference station;
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2018

Intraplate Earthquakes by Pradeep (University of South Carolina) Talwani Intraplate Earthquakes

The first global overview of intraplate earthquakes, their mechanical models and investigative geophysical techniques, for academic researchers, professionals and engineers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 00/02/2018

Structure and Tectonics of the Indian Continental Crust and Its Adjoining Region Deep Seismic Studies by Tewari, Prasad, Kumar Structure and Tectonics of the Indian Continental Crust and Its Adjoining Region Deep Seismic Studies
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Structure and Tectonics of the Indian Continental Crust and Its Adjoining Region: Deep Seismic Studies, Second Edition, collates essential data from seismic studies of Earth's crust across India, offering an essential understanding of the tectonic development of the Indian subcontinent....
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

Ecological Responses at Mount St. Helens: Revisited 35 years after the 1980 Eruption by Charles M. Crisafulli Ecological Responses at Mount St. Helens: Revisited 35 years after the 1980 Eruption

This book builds on existing work exploring succession, disturbance ecology, and the interface between geophysical and biological systems in the aftermath of the 1980 eruptions of Mount St. Helens. The eruption was dramatic both in the spatial extent of impacts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/02/2018

Passive Seismic Monitoring of Induced Seismicity Fundamental Principles and Application to Energy Technologies by David (University of Calgary) Eaton Passive Seismic Monitoring of Induced Seismicity Fundamental Principles and Application to Energy Technologies

An introduction to the principles and applications of passive seismic monitoring, providing an accessible overview of current research and technology.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/03/2018

Natural Hazards Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Landslides by Ramesh (Chapman University) Singh Natural Hazards Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Landslides

This book addresses relevant aspects of earthquakes, volcanoes, and landslides from a scientific and applied engineering perspective. It aims to provide information on the physics and physical processes, indicators, monitoring, mitigation, and geology of these natural hazards. The book highlights...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2018

Integrating Disaster Science and Management Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery by Pijush (Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NIT Patna, Bihar, India) Samui Integrating Disaster Science and Management Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery
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Integrated Disaster Science and Management: Global Case Studies in Mitigation and Recovery bridges the gap between scientific research on natural disasters and the practice of disaster management. It examines natural hazards, including earthquakes, landslides and tsunamis, and uses integrated disaster...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/04/2018

Volcanoes of the Azores Revealing the Geological Secrets of the Central Northern Atlantic Islands by Ulrich Kueppers Volcanoes of the Azores Revealing the Geological Secrets of the Central Northern Atlantic Islands

This book provides the first comprehensive overview of geological features in the Azores archipelago from volcanological, geochemical, petrological, paleontological, structural and hydrological perspectives.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Fault Zone Dynamic Processes Evolution of Fault Properties During Seismic Rupture by Marion Y. Thomas Fault Zone Dynamic Processes Evolution of Fault Properties During Seismic Rupture

Why do earthquakes happen? What properties control the dynamic rupture and what are the processes at play? Chapters in the present volume capture the current state of the art by displaying an overview of the existing knowledge on the physics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

An Introduction to Seismology by Jonathan Frost An Introduction to Seismology


Format: Hardback - Released: 11/04/2017

Cenozoic Volcanism in the Tyrrhenian Sea Region by Angelo Peccerillo Cenozoic Volcanism in the Tyrrhenian Sea Region

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Format: Hardback - Released: 11/04/2017

Tenerife Naturel 2018 Canaries, Ile De Tenerife Nord. by Martyne Lestic Tenerife Naturel 2018 Canaries, Ile De Tenerife Nord.

Tenerife est la plus grande ile des Canaries ou le volcan, Teide, est le plus haut sommet d'Espagne. Dans le nord de l'ile, a Puerto del Cruz, le climat tres tempere permet a la faune et a la flore de...
Format: Calendar - Released: 04/04/2017

Active Global Seismology Neotectonics and Earthquake Potential of the Eastern Mediterranean Region by Ibrahim Cemen Active Global Seismology Neotectonics and Earthquake Potential of the Eastern Mediterranean Region

Neotectonics involves the study of the motions and deformations of the Earth's crust that are current or recent in geologic time. The Mediterranean region is one of the most important regions for neotectonics and related natural hazards.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2017

Les Volcans De Lanzarote 2018 Des Champs De Lave, Des Crateres, Des Pierres Basaltiques, Des Bombes Volcaniques Et Des Plantes Vertes Pour Decorer Cette Foret Noire Tellurique. by jean-luc bohin Les Volcans De Lanzarote 2018 Des Champs De Lave, Des Crateres, Des Pierres Basaltiques, Des Bombes Volcaniques Et Des Plantes Vertes Pour Decorer Cette Foret Noire Tellurique.

Le 1er septembre 1730, le Timanfaya est entre en action et la lave s'est etendue sur le sud de Lanzarote pendant six annees consecutives, creant le paysage specifique de l'ile. Collines et bombes volcaniques se partagent un territoire de pierres...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Les Volcans De Lanzarote 2018 Des Champs De Lave, Des Crateres, Des Pierres Basaltiques, Des Bombes Volcaniques Et Des Plantes Vertes Pour Decorer Cette Foret Noire Tellurique. by jean-luc bohin Les Volcans De Lanzarote 2018 Des Champs De Lave, Des Crateres, Des Pierres Basaltiques, Des Bombes Volcaniques Et Des Plantes Vertes Pour Decorer Cette Foret Noire Tellurique.

Le 1er septembre 1730, le Timanfaya est entre en action et la lave s'est etendue sur le sud de Lanzarote pendant six annees consecutives, creant le paysage specifique de l'ile. Collines et bombes volcaniques se partagent un territoire de pierres...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Exploring Santorini 2018 Discovering the Sea-Born Volcanic Island: the Landscape of the Caldera, the Ancient Remains of an Early Culture, the Genesis, the Agriculture of Today... by Gabriele Rechberger Exploring Santorini 2018 Discovering the Sea-Born Volcanic Island: the Landscape of the Caldera, the Ancient Remains of an Early Culture, the Genesis, the Agriculture of Today...

Santorini has more than nice white houses and romantic sunsets...Only far away from touristic paths do we find an opening view to the spectacular and colourful nature: blooming meadows along the crater, warm earthy tones, steep coasts, wild beaches...Discovering Santorini...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Exploring Santorini 2018 Discovering the Sea-Born Volcanic Island: the Landscape of the Caldera, the Ancient Remains of an Early Culture, the Genesis, the Agriculture of Today... by Gabriele Rechberger Exploring Santorini 2018 Discovering the Sea-Born Volcanic Island: the Landscape of the Caldera, the Ancient Remains of an Early Culture, the Genesis, the Agriculture of Today...

Santorini has more than nice white houses and romantic sunsets...Only far away from touristic paths do we find an opening view to the spectacular and colourful nature: blooming meadows along the crater, warm earthy tones, steep coasts, wild beaches...Discovering Santorini...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

Iceland the Exciting Volcanic Island 2018 Wonderful Icelandic Landscape by Roman Goldinger Iceland the Exciting Volcanic Island 2018 Wonderful Icelandic Landscape

In this calendar you can see the the amazing landscape of Iceland. Enjoy the wonderful views of gigantic waterfalls, beautiful lakes and fascinating volcanoes. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits:...
Format: Calendar - Released: 01/04/2017

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