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  • Minerals as Advanced Materials Iby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; Not Available

    This book comprises papers resulting from the 1st International workshop ?Minerals as Advanced Materials I?. It is intended as an exchange of ideas between mineralogists and material scientists. The aim is to identify minerals and mineral objects that have or potentially have unique physical, chemical and structural properties that are of interest... more...

  • Geostatistics Oslo 2012by Petter Abrahamsen; Ragnar Hauge; Odd Kolbjornsen

    Springer Netherlands 2012; Not Available

    This volume consists of 44 technical papers presented at the Ninth International Geostatistics Congress held in Oslo, Norway in June 2012. It covers theory, petroleum, mining, and environmental, climate and hydrology. more...

  • Catalogue of Meteorites from South Americaby Rogelio Daniel Acevedo; Maximiliano C.L. Rocca; Víctor Manuel García

    Springer International Publishing 2013; US$ 54.99

    The first Catalogue of Meteorites from South America includes new specimens never previously reported , while doubtful cases and pseudometeorites have been deliberately omitted. The falling of these objects is a random event, but the sites where old meteorites are found tend to be focused in certain areas, e.g. in the deflation surfaces in Chile?s... more...

  • Porous Mediaby Pierre Adler; Howard Brenner

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    The goal of "Porous Media: Geometry and Transports" is to provide the basis of a rational and modern approach to porous media. This book emphasizes several geometrical structures (spatially periodic, fractal, and random to reconstructed) and the three major single-phase transports (diffusion, convection, and Taylor dispersion). "Porous Media" serves... more...

  • De Natura Fossilium (Textbook of Mineralogy)by Georgius Agricola

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 39.99

    This 1546 publication remains a landmark in geology, with unprecedented classifications by physical property and locality, simple standardized naming system, summaries of earlier studies, and employment of observation and personal experience. more...

  • De Re Metallicaby Georgius Agricola

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 38.95

    One of the most important scientific classics, and first to offer detailed technical drawings illustrating mining techniques, field research, and the earliest scientific methods. Translated by Herbert Hoover. 289 woodcuts. more...

  • Geomathematics: Theoretical Foundations, Applications and Future Developmentsby Frits Agterberg

    Springer International Publishing 2014; Not Available

    This book provides a wealth of geomathematical case history studies performed by the author during his career at the Ministry of Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (NRCan-GSC). Several of the techniques newly developed by the author and colleagues that are described in this book have become widely adopted, not only for further research... more...

  • Impact of Zeolites and other Porous Materials on the New Technologies at the Beginning of the New Millenniumby R. Aiello; F. Testa; G. Giordano

    Elsevier Science 2002; US$ 270.00

    Crystalline solids with highly structured micro-scale pores are called zeolites. Their well-defined structure and large contact surface make them extremely useful as catalysts. Their most common use is in washing powders. Different features are caused by the shape and size of the pores and the presence of different metals in the crystal structure.... more...

  • Trace Elements in Igneous Petrologyby C.J. Allègre; S.R. Hart

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Trace Elements in Igneous Petrology, 5: Developments in Petrology: A Volume in Memory of Paul W. Gast focuses on the contributions and influence of Gast in petrology, including crystallization, magmatic processes, isotopic composition, and ocean ridge basalt chemistry. The selection first takes a look at quantitative models of trace element behavior... more...

  • Ores in Sedimentsby G.C. Amstutz; A.J. Bernard

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00

    In 1963 the first Symposium on "Ores in Sediments" took place as part of an Inter­ national Sedimentological Congress. At the end of that first Symposium. the group then assembled adopted a resolution printed in the book which resulted from it (AM­ STUTZ. 1964, p. 7). and points (3). (4) and (5) read as follows: (3) The group considers the integration... more...