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Advances in geophysics. Volume 38 / edited by Renata Dmowska, Barry Saltzman.

San Diego ; London : Academic Press, ©1996.

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  • Title:
    Advances in geophysics. Volume 38 / edited by Renata Dmowska, Barry Saltzman.
  • Contributor: Barry Saltzman 1931-
  • Subjects: Geophysics; Seismology; Geology -- Periodicals; Geophysics; Physics -- Periodicals; Weather -- Periodicals; SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geography; SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geology; Geophysics; Seismology; Electronic books;
    Dewey: 551
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: San Diego ; London : Academic Press, ©1996.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Front Cover; Advances in Geophysics, Volume 38; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Chapter 1. Aftershocks and Fault-Zone Properties; 1. Introduction; 2. The Phenomenology of Aftershocks; 3. Temporal Behavior of Aftershocks; 4. Analysis of Data; 5. Physical Factors Controlling the Rate of Decay; 6. Class 3 Aftershocks and Events Triggered at Large Distances; 7. Discussion and Future Research Opportunities; References; Chapter 2. On Fire at Ten; 1. Introduction; 2. Scientific Background; 3. FIRE86; 4. FIRE87; 5. FIRE91; 6. ASTEX; 7. Cloud Parameterizations; 8. FIRE and ISCCP.
    Contents: 9. FIRE in the Classroom10. Future Issues; References; Chapter 3. Dissipation of Tidal Energy. Paleotides, and Evolution of the Earth -- Moon System; 1. Introduction; 2. Tidal Energy Budget in the Ocean-Lithosphere-Atmosphere System; 3. The Problem of Tidal Energy Dissipation and the Tidal Energy Cycle in the Ocean-Lithosphere-Atmosphere System; 4. Models of Tidal Evolution of the Earth-Moon System with a Phase-Lagged Ellipsoid Approximation of the Earth; 5. Evolution of the Ocean and Ocean Tides through Geologic Time.
    Contents: 6. Models of Earth-Moon Tidal Evolution Taking into Account Changing Resonance Properties of the Ocean7. Conclusions; List of Principal Symbols; References; Index.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780080568683 (electronic bk.); ISBN 0080568688 (electronic bk.); ISBN 0120188384 (electronic bk.); ISBN 9780120188383 (electronic bk.); BNB GBB6H2103; System number: 017549037
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (ix, 275 pages) : illustrations.
  • Series: Advances in geophysics ; v. 38
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.29671
  • UIN: BLL01017549037

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