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  1. Surface Wave Methods for Near-Surface Site Characterization

    By Sebastiano Foti, Carlo G. Lai, Glenn J. Rix, Claudio Strobbia

    Develop a Greater Understanding of How and Why Surface Wave Testing Works Using examples and case studies directly drawn from the authors’ experience, Surface Wave Methods for Near-Surface Site Characterization addresses both the experimental and theoretical aspects of surface wave propagation in...

    Published August 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Progressive Technologies of Coal, Coalbed Methane, and Ores Mining

    Edited by Volodymyr Bondarenko, Iryna Kovalevs'ka, Kostiantyn Ganushevych

    Presenting new technologies in underground coal extraction, with special attention to mine galleries support and maintenance, load mechanism of "massif-support system-safety system" systems, analysis of face equipment for thin coal seams mining and substantiation of rational stoping parameters....

    Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry of Light Gas-Forming Elements

    Edited by V.S. Sevastyanov

    Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometry of Light Gas-Forming Elements explores different methods of isotope analysis, including spark, secondary ion, laser, glow discharge, and isotope ratio mass spectrometry. It explains how to evaluate the isotopic composition of light elements (H, C, N, O) in solid,...

    Published July 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Internet as Second Action Space

    By Aharon Kellerman

    One of the most significant and important advancements in information and communication technology over the past 20 years is the introduction and expansion of the Internet. Now almost universally available, the Internet brings us email, global voice and video communications, research repositories,...

    Published July 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Calcium and Magnesium in Groundwater

    Occurrence and Significance for Human Health

    Edited by Lidia Razowska-Jaworek

    Series: IAH - Selected Papers on Hydrogeology

    Calcium and magnesium are abundant in groundwater, but the role of groundwater as the essential source of these important nutrients is very often neglected. Hydrogeochemical studies have focused mainly on the distribution and behaviour of constituents that cause deterioration of water quality, such...

    Published June 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Geoinformation

    Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry and Geographic Information Systems, Second Edition

    By Gottfried Konecny

    Written by a renowned expert, Geoinformation: Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry and Geographic Information Systems, Second Edition gives you an overarching view of how remote sensing, photogrammetry, and geographic information systems work together in an interdisciplinary manner. The book presents the...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  7. The Natural History of Earth

    Debating Long-Term Change in the Geosphere and Biosphere

    By Richard John Huggett

    Series: Routledge Studies in Physical Geography and Environment

    Using a broad selection of classic and current sources, The Natural History of the Earth probes selected discussions within biology, climatology, geology, and geomorphology and explores a selection of debates about Earth and life history, considering their origins and their present state-of-play....

    Published April 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Debris Flow

    Mechanics, Prediction and Countermeasures, 2nd edition, 2nd Edition

    By Tamotsu Takahashi

    This is the 2nd edition of one of the most comprehensive accounts of debris flow, describing both theoretical and applied aspects. In the first part, the fundamental mechanical characteristics are discussed, including flow characteristics, type classification, mechanics, occurrence and development,...

    Published March 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Geothermal Systems and Energy Resources

    Turkey and Greece

    Edited by Alper Baba, Jochen Bundschuh, D. Chandrasekharam

    Series: Sustainable Energy Developments

    In the region comprising Turkey and Greece, people have been using water from geothermal sources for bathing and washing of clothes since ancient times. This region falls within the Alpine-Himalayan orogenic belt and hence is a locus of active volcanism and tectonism and experiences frequent...

    Published March 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Geotechnics of Organic Soils and Peat

    By Bujang B.K. Huat, Arun Prasad, Afshin Asadi, Sina Kazemian

    Peat and organic soils commonly occur as extremely soft, wet, unconsolidated surficial deposits that are an integral part of wetland systems. These types of soils can give rise to geotechnical problems in the area of sampling, settlement, stability, in situ testing, stabilisation and construction....

    Published February 18th 2014 by CRC Press