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Principles and Practice of Gravity and Magnetic Methods in Geological Studies

by Dc Mishra

Contents

1.    Introduction

2.    Gravity Method

3.    Magnetic Methods

4.    Common Data Processing Methods and Parameter Estimation – Digital Signal Processing


Soil Microbiology

by Robert L. Tate

An updated text exploring the properties of the soil microbial community  

Today, the environmentally oriented specialties of microbiology are shifting from considering a single or a few microbial...


A Study in Earth's Geological Evolution

by Nikolay O. Sorokhtin, Nikolay E. Kozlov, Viktor N. Glaznev & Eugeny V. Martynov

Like N. O. Sorokhtin's most recent book, The Origins of Natural Diamonds, also available from Wiley-Scrivener at www.wiley.com, this is not just the story of the origin and evolution of the Baltic Shield, but...


A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

by Michael Allaby

This new edition includes 10,000 entries which cover all areas of geoscience, including planetary science, oceanography, palaeontology, mineralogy and volcanology. In this edition, 675 new entries have been...


Principles of Engineering Geology

by K.V.G.K. Gokhale

In Civil Engineering practice, engineering geology plays a vital role. For an efficient and appropriate judgment in the analysis and execution of any project, it is extremely essential not only to have a basic...


Static Conceptual Fracture Modeling

by Ronald A. Nelson

Modelling of flow in naturally fractured reservoirs is quickly becoming mandatory in all phases of oil and gas exploration and production. Creation of a Static Conceptual Fracture Model (SCFM) is needed as input...


Shale

by Thomas Dewers, Jason Heath & Marcelo Sanchez

Advances in theories, methods and applications for shale resource use

Shale is the dominant rock in the sedimentary record. It is also the subject of increased interest because of the growing contribution of...


Geomagnetically Induced Currents from the Sun to the Power Grid

by Jennifer L. Gannon, Andrei Swidinsky & Zhonghua Xu

An introduction to geomagnetic storms and the hazards they pose at the Earth's surface 

Geomagnetic storms are a type of space weather event that can create Geomagnetically Induced Currents (GICs) which, once...


Kuroshio Current

by Takeyoshi Nagai, Hiroaki Saito, Koji Suzuki & Motomitsu Takahashi

An interdisciplinary study of the Kuroshio nutrient stream 

The surface water of the Kuroshio, a western boundary current in the North Pacific Ocean, is nutrient-depleted and has relatively low primary productivity,...


Ore Deposits

by Laurence Robb & Sophie Decree

The latest knowledge on mineral ore genesis and the exploration of ore deposits

Global demand for metals has risen considerably over the past decade. Geologists are developing new approaches for studying ore...


Dienerian (Early Triassic) ammonoids from the Northern Indian Margin

by David Ware, Hugo Bucher, Thomas Brühwiler & Elke Scheebeli-Hermann et al.

Fossils and Strata is an international series of monographs and memoirs in palaeontology and biostratigraphy, owned by, and published on behalf of, The Lethaia Foundation in cooperation between the Scandinavian...


Mathematical Geoenergy

by Paul Pukite, Dennis Coyne & Daniel Challou

A rigorous mathematical problem-solving framework for analyzing the Earth's energy resources

GeoEnergy encompasses the range of energy technologies and sources that interact with the geological subsurface. Fossil...


Chemostratigraphy Across Major Chronological Boundaries

by Alcides N. Sial, Claudio Gaucher, Muthuvairavasamy Ramkumar & Valderez Pinto Ferreira

Winner of the 2020 PROSE Award for Earth Science!

Exploring environmental changes through Earth's geological history using chemostratigraphy

Chemostratigraphy is the study of the chemical characteristics of...


Geological Carbon Storage

by Stéphanie Vialle, Jonathan Ajo-Franklin & J. William Carey

Geological Carbon Storage Subsurface Seals and Caprock Integrity

Seals and caprocks are an essential component of subsurface hydrogeological systems, guiding the movement and entrapment of hydrocarbon and other...


Oil, Power, and War

by Matthieu Auzanneau & Richard Heinberg

In this sweeping, unabashed history of oil, Matthieu Auzanneau takes a fresh, thought-provoking look at the way oil interests have commandeered politics and economies, changed cultures, disrupted power balances...


Petroleum Engineering: Principles, Calculations, and Workflows

by Moshood Sanni

A comprehensive and practical guide to methods for solving complex petroleum engineering problems

Petroleum engineering is guided by overarching scientific and mathematical principles, but there is sometimes...


Geology: A Very Short Introduction

by Jan Zalasiewicz

Ranging across the 4.6 billion year history of the planet, geology is the subject that encompasses almost all that we see around us, in one way or another, and also much that we cannot see, beneath our feet,...


Global Flood Hazard

by Guy J-P. Schumann, Paul D. Bates, Heiko Apel & Giuseppe T. Aronica

Global Flood Hazard

Subject Category Winner, PROSE Awards 2019, Earth Science

Selected from more than 500 entries, demonstrating exceptional scholarship and making a significant contribution to the field of...


Pre-Earthquake Processes

by Dimitar Ouzounov, Sergey Pulinets, Katsumi Hattori & Patrick Taylor

Pre-Earthquake signals are advanced warnings of a larger seismic event. A better understanding of these processes can help to predict the characteristics of the subsequent mainshock. Pre-Earthquake Processes:...


CLIMATE CATASTROPHE! Science or Science Fiction?

by Andy May

This book is dedicated to science. Scientists are skeptical, we ask: “Is that idea correct? How can I test it?”  Then we resolve to gather and analyze data until we show it isn’t or it might be.  If...