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  • Cartography - A Tool for Spatial Analysis
    Cartography - A Tool for Spatial Analysis
    Edited by Carlos Bateira
    ISBN 978-953-51-0689-0,
    324 pages, August, 2012
    The terrestrial space is the place of interaction of natural and social systems. The cartography is an essential tool to understand the complexity of these systems, their interaction and evolution. This brings the cartography to an important place in ...
  • Tectonics - Recent Advances
    Tectonics - Recent Advances badge
    Edited by Evgenii Sharkov
    ISBN 978-953-51-0675-3,
    346 pages, July, 2012
    This book is devoted to different aspects of tectonic researches, especially to modern geodynamic processes. Syntheses of recent and earlier works, combined with new results and interpretations, are presented here for diverse tectonic settings. Most ...
  • Remote Sensing - Applications
    Remote Sensing - Applications
    Edited by Boris Escalante-Ramirez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0651-7,
    528 pages, June, 2012
    Nowadays it is hard to find areas of human activity and development that have not profited from or contributed to remote sensing. Natural, physical and social activities find in remote sensing a common ground for interaction and development. This boo ...
  • Remote Sensing - Advanced Techniques and Platforms
    Remote Sensing - Advanced Techniques and Platforms
    Edited by Boris Escalante-Ramirez
    ISBN 978-953-51-0652-4,
    474 pages, June, 2012
    This dual conception of remote sensing brought us to the idea of preparing two different books; in addition to the first book which displays recent advances in remote sensing applications, this book is devoted to new techniques for data processing, s ...
  • Geochemistry - Earth's System Processes
    Geochemistry - Earth's System Processes
    Edited by Dionisios Panagiotaras
    ISBN 978-953-51-0586-2,
    512 pages, May, 2012
    This book brings together the knowledge from a variety of topics within the field of geochemistry. The audience for this book consists of a multitude of scientists such as physicists, geologists, technologists, petroleum engineers, volcanologists, ge ...
  • Stratigraphic Analysis of Layered Deposits
    Stratigraphic Analysis of Layered Deposits
    Edited by Ömer Elitok
    ISBN 978-953-51-0578-7,
    310 pages, April, 2012
    Stratigraphy, a branch of geology, is the science of describing the vertical and lateral relationships of different rock formations formed through time to understand the earth history. These relationships may be based on lithologic properties (named ...
  • Doppler Radar Observations - Weather Radar, Wind Profiler, Ionospheric Radar, and Other Advanced Applications
    Doppler Radar Observations - Weather Radar, Wind Profiler, Ionospheric Radar, and Other Advanced Applications
    Edited by Joan Bech and Jorge Luis Chau
    ISBN 978-953-51-0496-4,
    482 pages, April, 2012
    Doppler radar systems have been instrumental to improve our understanding and monitoring capabilities of phenomena taking place in the low, middle, and upper atmosphere. Weather radars, wind profilers, and incoherent and coherent scatter radars imple ...
  • Atmospheric Model Applications
    Atmospheric Model Applications
    Edited by Ismail Yucel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0488-9,
    306 pages, April, 2012
    This book covers comprehensive text and reference work on atmospheric models for methods of numerical modeling and important related areas of data assimilation and predictability. It incorporates various aspects of environmental computer modeling inc ...