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By John M. Reynolds

ISBN-10: 0471955558

ISBN-13: 9780471955559

An advent to utilized and Environmental Geophysics John M. Reynolds Reynolds Geo-Sciences Ltd, united kingdom An advent to utilized and Environmental Geophysics represents the 1st introductory textual content to explain the constructing box of environmental geophysics. an important percentage of the cloth hasn't ever prior to been featured in a publication of this sort; rather the case histories, a few of that have by no means been released. The geographical foundation of the case histories is world wide, with examples originating from Australia to North the United States, Arctic Canada to the Antarctic, and from Europe to China. a number of the new fabric contains chapters on specified survey layout, flooring Penetrating Radar, electro-magnetic tools in environmental functions, electric Sub-Surface Imaging (2-D tomography), Spectral precipitated Polarisation, and excessive answer engineering mirrored image seismology. the variety of purposes coated comprises mineral and hydrocarbon exploration, however the maximum emphasis is at the use of geophysics in civil engineering, and in environmental and groundwater investigations. the extent of arithmetic and physics is intentionally saved to a minimal yet is defined qualitatively in the textual content. proper mathematical expressions are separated into containers to complement the textual content and the booklet is profusely illustrated with many figures and line drawings. perfect for college kids in need of a huge creation to the topic, the ebook can also be designed for practicing civil engineers, geologists, archaeologists and environmental scientists who want an summary of recent geophysical tools correct to their self-discipline. This publication is the 1st to supply this type of finished assurance of environmental geophysics.

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