Download PDF by C. Hauck,C. Kneisel: Applied Geophysics in Periglacial Environments

By C. Hauck,C. Kneisel

Many examine difficulties in cryospheric technological know-how, akin to worldwide warming-induced permafrost degradation, require information regarding the subsurface, that are imaged utilizing geophysical tools. This e-book is a realistic consultant to the appliance of geophysical strategies 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 a number of case stories - written by means of a staff of foreign specialists. the ultimate a part of the publication provides a chain of reference tables with usual values of geophysical parameters for periglacial environments. This instruction manual is a helpful source for glaciologists, geomorphologists and geologists requiring an advent to geophysical ideas, in addition to for geophysicists missing adventure of making plans and accomplishing box surveys in chilly regions.

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