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  • Rocks: A Very Short Introductionby Jan Zalasiewicz

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 7.99 US$ 7.19

    Rocks are crucial constituents of our lives, not only making the solid ground beneath our feet, but breaking up into the soil that feeds our crops, and providing the metal ores and other materials vital for civilization. This Very Short Introduction introduces the structure and diversity of rocks on Earth, in outer space, and on other planets. more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Archaeological Ceramic Analysisby Alice M. W Hunt

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 149.99 US$ 134.99

    This volume draws together topics and methodologies essential for the socio-cultural, mineralogical, and geochemical analysis of archaeological ceramic, one of the most complex and ubiquitous archaeomaterials in the archaeological record. It provides an invaluable resource for archaeologists, anthropologists, and archaeological materials scientists. more...

  • Oil and Gas Explorationby Said Gaci; Olga Hachay

    Wiley 2016; US$ 79.95 US$ 69.29

    Oil and gas exploration or hydrocarbon exploration is the search by petroleum geologists and geophysicists for hydrocarbon deposits beneath the Earth’s surface, such as oil and natural gas. The study of oil and gas complexes and intrusions occurring in sedimentary basins is thus necessary to identify the location of oil and gas fields and for... more...

  • Ore Depositsby Sophie Decree; Laurence Robb

    Wiley 2016; US$ 169.95 US$ 147.29

    This volume presents up-to-date and innovative research contributing towards advancements in the field of the ore study and of the deposits exploration. The interdisciplinary research that characterizes the European Geoscience Union conferences, which typically covers a very broad range of disciplines dealing with Earth Sciences, is... more...

  • Hydrodynamics of Time-Periodic Groundwater Flowby Joe S. Depner; Todd C. Rasmussen

    Wiley 2016; US$ 169.95 US$ 147.29

    Hydrodynamics of Time-Periodic Groundwater Flow introduces the emerging topic of periodic fluctuations in groundwater. While classical hydrology has often focused on steady flow conditions, many systems display periodic behavior due to tidal, seasonal, annual, and human influences. Describing and quantifying subsurface hydraulic responses to these... more...

  • Stratigraphy & Timescalesby Michael Montenari

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 200.00

    Stratigraphy and Timescales covers current research across a wide range of stratigraphic disciplines, providing information on recent developments for the geoscientific research community. This fully commissioned review publication aims to foster and convey progress in stratigraphy, including geochronology, magnetostratigraphy, lithostratigraphy,... more...

  • Landscapes and Landforms of Western Canadaby Olav Slaymaker

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 137.44

    This is the only book to focus on the geomorphological landscapes of Canada West. It outlines the little-appreciated diversity of Canada?s landscapes, and the nature of the geomorphological landscape, which deserves wider publicity. Three of the most important geomorphological facts related to Canada are that 90% of its total area emerged from ice-sheet... more...

  • Hydrology and Water Resource Systems Analysisby Maria A. Mimikou; Evangelos A. Baltas; Vassilios A. Tsihrintzis

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 69.95

    Hydrology and water resources analysis can be looked at together, but this is the only book which presents the relevant material and which bridges the gap between scientific processes and applications in one text. New methods and programs for solving hydrological problems are outlined in a concise and readily accessible form. Hydrology and Water... more...

  • Evaluation of Groundwater Resources on the Coral Islands of Lakshadweep, Indiaby Vijay Shankar Singh

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 45.45

    This book provides insights on and tools for the characterization of island aquifers, as illustrated by the example of the coral islands of Lakshadweep in India. After an initial overview of the different coral islands, subsequent chapters explain key geophysical, hydrogeological and hydrochemical methods for the assessment and characterization of... more...

  • Hyper-Velocity Impacts on Rubble Pile Asteroidsby Jakob Deller

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 148.01

    The thesis presents a tool to create rubble pile asteroid simulants for use in numerical impact experiments, and provides evidence that the asteroid disruption threshold and the resultant fragment size distribution are sensitive to the distribution of internal voids. This thesis represents an important step towards a deeper understanding of fragmentation... more...