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

By C. Hauck,C. Kneisel

Many study difficulties in cryospheric technological know-how, reminiscent of international warming-induced permafrost degradation, require information regarding the subsurface, which are imaged utilizing geophysical tools. This ebook is a pragmatic advisor to the appliance of geophysical innovations in mountainous and polar terrain, the place the tough surroundings and nature of the subsurface pose specific demanding situations. It begins with an creation to the most geophysical tools after which demonstrates their program in periglacial environments via numerous case reviews - written by way of a staff of foreign specialists. the ultimate a part of the e-book offers a sequence of reference tables with regular values of geophysical parameters for periglacial environments. This guide is a helpful source for glaciologists, geomorphologists and geologists requiring an creation to geophysical strategies, in addition to for geophysicists missing event of making plans and undertaking box surveys in chilly regions.

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