Download e-book for kindle: Applied Geophysics in Periglacial Environments by C. Hauck,C. Kneisel

By C. Hauck,C. Kneisel

Many examine difficulties in cryospheric technological know-how, similar to international warming-induced permafrost degradation, require information regarding the subsurface, which might be imaged utilizing geophysical tools. This e-book is a realistic advisor to the applying of geophysical innovations in mountainous and polar terrain, the place the cruel atmosphere and nature of the subsurface pose specific demanding situations. It begins with an advent to the most geophysical tools after which demonstrates their program in periglacial environments via a variety of case stories - written by way of a group of overseas specialists. the ultimate a part of the booklet offers a sequence of reference tables with general values of geophysical parameters for periglacial environments. This instruction manual is a priceless source for glaciologists, geomorphologists and geologists requiring an advent to geophysical thoughts, in addition to for geophysicists missing adventure of making plans and accomplishing box surveys in chilly regions.

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