By John M. Reynolds
The point of arithmetic and physics is intentionally stored to a minimal yet is defined qualitatively in the text. correct mathematical expressions are separated into bins to complement the text. The ebook is profusely illustrated with many figures, photos and line drawings, many by no means formerly released. Key resource literature is supplied in an in depth reference part; an inventory of net addresses for key organizations is usually given in an appendix as a useful extra resource.
Covers new ideas akin to Magnetic Resonance Sounding, managed- resource EM, shear-wave seismic refraction, and airborne gravity and EM techniques
Now comprises radioactivity surveying and extra discussions of down-hole geophysical tools; hydrographic and Sub-Bottom Profiling surveying; and UneXploded Ordnance detection
Expanded to incorporate extra forensic, archaeological, glaciological, agricultural and bio-geophysical applications
Includes additional information on physio-chemical houses of geological, engineering and environmental materials
Takes a completely worldwide approach
Companion site with extra assets on hand at www.wiley.com/go/reynolds/introduction2e
Accessible center textbook for undergraduates in addition to a great reference for professionals
The moment version is perfect for college students short of a wide advent to the topic and is additionally designed for practicing civil and geotechnical engineers, geologists, archaeologists and environmental scientists who desire an summary of recent geophysical equipment proper to their self-discipline. whereas the 1st variation used to be the 1st textbook to supply one of these finished insurance of environmental geophysics, the second one variation is much more a ways ranging when it comes to options, functions and case histories.
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An Introduction to Applied and Environmental Geophysics by John M. Reynolds