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New and Published Books

  1. Remote Sensing Image Fusion

    By Luciano Alparone, Bruno Aiazzi, Stefano Baronti, Andrea Garzelli

    Series: Signal and Image Processing of Earth Observations

    A synthesis of more than ten years of experience, Remote Sensing Image Fusion covers methods specifically designed for remote sensing imagery. The authors supply a comprehensive classification system and rigorous mathematical description of advanced and state-of-the-art methods for pansharpening of...

    Published March 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Tubular String Characterization in High Temperature High Pressure Oil and Gas Wells

    By Jiuping Xu, Zezhong Wu

    Series: Multiphysics Modeling

    High temperature, high oil pressure, oil and gas well completion testing have always been a technical challenge and basic theoretical research is one of the key factors needed to ensure a successful completion test. The completion test basic theory includes: a stress analysis of the completion...

    Published March 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  3. 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 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Wavelets and Fractals in Earth System Sciences

    Edited by E. Chandrasekhar, V. P. Dimri, V. M. Gadre

    The subject of wavelet analysis and fractal analysis is fast developing and has drawn a great deal of attention in varied disciplines of science and engineering. Over the past couple of decades, wavelets, multiresolution, and multifractal analyses have been formalized into a thorough mathematical...

    Published November 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment

    By Leonid F. Chernogor, Nathan Blaunstein

    Radiophysical and Geomagnetic Effects of Rocket Burn and Launch in the Near-the-Earth Environment describes experimental and theoretical studies on the effects of rocket burns and launchings on the near-the-Earth environment and geomagnetic fields. It illuminates the main geophysical and...

    Published November 12th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Ground-Based Microwave Radiometry and Remote Sensing

    Methods and Applications

    By Pranab Kumar Karmakar

    The ability to effectively monitor the atmosphere on a continuous basis requires remote sensing in microwave. Written for physicists and engineers working in the area of microwave sensing of the atmosphere, Ground-Based Microwave Radiometry and Remote Sensing: Methods and Applications is completely...

    Published November 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Geomathematically Oriented Potential Theory

    By Willi Freeden, Christian Gerhards

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Pure and Applied Mathematics

    As the Earth`s surface deviates from its spherical shape by less than 0.4 percent of its radius and today’s satellite missions collect their gravitational and magnetic data on nearly spherical orbits, sphere-oriented mathematical methods and tools play important roles in studying the Earth’s...

    Published October 29th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Geotechnical and Geophysical Site Characterization 4

    Edited by Roberto Quental Coutinho, Paul W. Mayne

    Site characterization is a fundamental step towards the proper design, construction and long term performance of all types of geotechnical projects, ranging from foundation, excavation, earth dams, embankments, seismic hazards, environmental issues, tunnels, near and offshore structures. The Fourth...

    Published September 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Mathematical and Numerical Modeling in Porous Media

    Applications in Geosciences

    Edited by Martin A. Diaz Viera, Pratap Sahay, Manuel Coronado, Arturo Ortiz Tapia

    Series: Multiphysics Modeling

    Porous media are broadly found in nature and their study is of high relevance in our present lives. In geosciences porous media research is fundamental in applications to aquifers, mineral mines, contaminant transport, soil remediation, waste storage, oil recovery and geothermal energy deposits....

    Published July 23rd 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Physical Oceanography

    A Mathematical Introduction with MATLAB

    By Reza Malek-Madani

    Accessible to advanced undergraduate students, Physical Oceanography: A Mathematical Introduction with MATLAB® demonstrates how to use the basic tenets of multivariate calculus to derive the governing equations of fluid dynamics in a rotating frame. It also explains how to use linear algebra and...

    Published April 19th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC