all ebooks in category: Geology (55)

Fossils at a Glance
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0632060476 | 168 Pages | PDF | 19.2 MB

Life on Earth has been evolving and interacting with the surface and atmosphere for almost four billion years. Fossils provide a powerful tool in the …

Sediments, Morphology and Sedimentary Processes on Continental Shelves: Advances in Technologies, Research and Applications
English | 2012 | ISBN: 144435082X | PDF | pages: 428 | 28.8 mb

The application of multibeam and sediment transport measurement technologies and the adoption of multi-faceted research methodologies have greatly advanced our understanding of the sedimentary processes …

Landslides: Types, Mechanisms and Modeling (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1107002060, 1108446817 | 429 pages | PDF | 52 MB

Landslides have geological causes but can be triggered by natural processes (rainfall, snowmelt, erosion and earthquakes) or by human actions such as agriculture and construction. …

Hydrogeology: Principles and Practice, 2nd Edition
English | 2014 | ISBN: 047065662X, 0470656638 | 544 pages | PDF | 24 MB

Hydrogeology: Principles and Practice provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of hydrogeology to enable the reader to appreciate the significance of groundwater in meeting …

Hot Carbon: Carbon-14 and a Revolution in Science
English | June 25th, 2019 | ISBN: 0231186703 | 280 pages | EPUB | 6.04 MB

There are few fields of science that carbon-14 has not touched. A radioactive isotope of carbon, it stands out for its unusually long half-life. Best …

Mysterious Ocean: Physical Processes and Geological Evolution
English | ISBN: 3030156311 | 2020 | 199 pages | EPUB | 32 MB

This book provides an introduction to ocean sciences that is engaging, evocative and accessible to non-experts interested in marine geoscience, while sparking readers' interest in …

Introduction to Controlled-Source Electromagnetic Methods: Detecting Subsurface Fluids
Cambridge | English | 2019 | ISBN-10: 1107058627 | 332 pages | PDF | 28.43 MB

by Anton Ziolkowski (Author), Evert Slob (Author) This volume describes how controlled-source electromagnetic (CSEM) methods are used to determine the electrical conductivity and hydrocarbon content …

Progress in Landslide Science
English | ISBN: 3540709649 | 2007 | 379 pages | PDF | 32 MB

This book presents current progress in landslide science and consists of four parts: progress in landslide science, landslide dynamics, landslide monitoring, and landslide risk assessment. …

Digital Terrain Modelling: Development and Applications in a Policy Support Environment
English | ISBN: 3540367306 | 2007 | 313 pages | PDF | 18 MB

This publication is the first book on the development and application of digital terrain modeling for regional planning and policy support. It is a compilation …

The Desert: Lands of Lost Borders
English | February 15, 2015 | ISBN: 1780233604 | EPUB | 400 pages | 34.4 MB

Lands of extremes, contrasts and constant change, deserts cover a quarter of our planet’s land area and are home to some half a billion people. …