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  • Updates in Volcanology - From Volcano Modelling to Volcano Geology
    Updates in Volcanology - From Volcano Modelling to Volcano Geology NEW
    Early Online Release
    Editor Karoly Nemeth
    ISBN 978-953-51-2623-2
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2622-5,
    422 pages, September, 2016
    Updates in Volcanology - From Volcano Modeling to Volcano Geology is a new book that is based on book chapters offered by various authors to provide a snapshot of current trends in volcanological researches. Following a short Introduction, the book c ...
  • Atmospheric Hazards - Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts
    Atmospheric Hazards - Case Studies in Modeling, Communication, and Societal Impacts
    Editor Jill S. M. Coleman
    ISBN 978-953-51-2516-7
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2515-0,
    144 pages, August, 2016
    Natural and environmental hazards research comprises a diverse set of subjects and methodologies and this book is no exception - offering the reader only a small glimpse into the physical and social processes that threaten human interests. Atmospheri ...
  • 6th International Maar Conference - Abstracts
    6th International Maar Conference - Abstracts
    Editor Jiaqi Liu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2541-9
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2540-2,
    126 pages, July, 2016
    This Book of Abstracts covers the abstracts presented at the 6th International Maar Conference (6IMC) in Changchun (China). The 6IMC conference sessions are focused on Maar and Environment Change, covering a wide spectrum of topics including: charact ...
  • Environmental Applications of Remote Sensing
    Environmental Applications of Remote Sensing
    Editor Maged Marghany
    ISBN 978-953-51-2444-3
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2443-6,
    416 pages, June, 2016
    Nowadays, the innovation in space technologies creates a new trend for the Earth observation and monitoring from space. This book contains high quality and compressive work on both microwave and optical remote sensing applications. This book is divid ...
  • Clays, Clay Minerals and Ceramic Materials Based on Clay Minerals
    Clays, Clay Minerals and Ceramic Materials Based on Clay Minerals
    Editor Gustavo Morari do Nascimento
    ISBN 978-953-51-2259-3,
    192 pages, March, 2016
    This book presents the state-of-the-art results of characterization of clays, clay minerals and ceramic materials based on clay minerals. The main goal of this work is to contribute to the rationalization of some important results obtained in the ope ...
  • Advances in Geothermal Energy
    Advances in Geothermal Energy
    Editor Basel I. Ismail
    ISBN 978-953-51-2241-8,
    174 pages, January, 2016
    Geothermal energy means the natural heat energy from the Earth. The geothermal resources of the Earth are huge and unlike other conventional and renewable energy sources, geothermal energy has unique features; namely, it is available, stable at all t ...
  • Effects of Sediment Transport on Hydraulic Structures
    Effects of Sediment Transport on Hydraulic Structures
    Editor Vlassios Hrissanthou
    ISBN 978-953-51-2231-9,
    122 pages, December, 2015
    Sediment transport is a significant part of the scientific area of river hydraulics. Therefore, the first section of the present book presents effects of sediment transport on hydraulic structures, that concern alluvial channel hydraulics. The second ...
  • Global Warming - Causes, Impacts and Remedies
    Global Warming - Causes, Impacts and Remedies
    Editor Bharat Raj Singh
    ISBN 978-953-51-2043-8,
    218 pages, April, 2015
    Global warming has become perhaps the most complicated issue facing world leaders. It is becoming clear that humans have caused most of the past century's warming by releasing heat-trapping gases as we power our modern lives mainly by the burning of ...