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 creation to utilized and Environmental Geophysics represents the 1st introductory textual content to explain the constructing box of environmental geophysics. an important share of the cloth hasn't ever earlier than been featured in a ebook of this sort; relatively the case histories, a few of that have by no means been released. The geographical foundation of the case histories is around the globe, with examples originating from Australia to North the USA, Arctic Canada to the Antarctic, and from Europe to China. a few of the new fabric comprises chapters on exact survey layout, floor Penetrating Radar, electro-magnetic equipment in environmental purposes, electric Sub-Surface Imaging (2-D tomography), Spectral caused Polarisation, and excessive solution engineering mirrored image seismology. the diversity of functions lined 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 publication is profusely illustrated with many figures and line drawings. excellent for college kids in need of a vast advent to the topic, the booklet is additionally designed for working towards civil engineers, geologists, archaeologists and environmental scientists who want an outline of recent geophysical tools proper to their self-discipline. This e-book is the 1st to supply this sort of finished insurance of environmental geophysics.

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6 Sedimentary basin or granite pluton?

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