Environmental Magnetism: Volume 86 : Principles and Applications of Enviromagnetics
Environmental Magnetism details the occurrence and uses of magnetic materials in the natural environment. The first half of the volume describes the basic principles. The second half discusses the applications of magnetic measurements in various environmental settings on land, in lakes, in the ocean, and even various biological organisms.
- Hardback | 299 pages
- 160 x 236.2 x 20.3mm | 657.72g
- 23 Jun 2003
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
- Illustrations (some col.), maps
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Table of contents
2. Basic Magnetism
3. Enviromagnetic Minerals
4. Measurement and Techniques
5. Processes and Pathways
7. Magnetoclimatology and Past Global Change
8. Mass Transport
9. Magnetism in the Biosphere
10. Magnetic Monitoring of Pollution
11. Archaeological and Early Hominid Environments
12. Our Planetary Magnetic Environment
-Ian F. Snowball, Department of Geology, Lund University, in JOURNAL OF QUATERNARY SCIENCE, 2004
"This excellent, reasonably priced, and highly up-to-date book will be widely used by students and researchers...Highly recommended"
-I.D. Sasowsky for Choice Magazine (April, 2004)
"The book provides a solid basis on which to construct an introductory course in the unfamiliar area of environmental magnetism...provides a rich source for selected material that may be used in other related courses."
-Ronald Green, Fitzroy, Adelaide, SA, Australia for The Leading Edge (May 2004)
"A comprehensive, exceptionally up-to-date resource...could serve as a textbook for beginning graduate students with a modest background in physics"
-John Geissman, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, for Eos, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union (May 2004)
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