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  • 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 ...
  • Oceanography
    Oceanography
    Edited by Marco Marcelli
    ISBN 978-953-51-0301-1,
    360 pages, March, 2012
    How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean (Arthur C. Clarke). Life has been originated in the oceans, human health and activities depend from the oceans and the world life is modulated by marine and oceanic processes. ...
  • Modern Climatology
    Modern Climatology
    Edited by Shih-Yu (Simon) Wang and Robert R. Gillies
    ISBN 978-953-51-0095-9,
    398 pages, March, 2012
    Climatology, the study of climate, is no longer regarded as a single discipline that treats climate as something that fluctuates only within the unchanging boundaries described by historical statistics. The field has recognized that climate is someth ...
  • Climate Models
    Climate Models
    Edited by Leonard M. Druyan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0135-2,
    350 pages, March, 2012
    Climate Models offers a sampling of cutting edge research contributed by an international roster of scientists. The studies strive to improve our understanding of the physical environment for life on this planet. Each of the 14 essays presents a desc ...
  • Bathymetry and Its Applications
    Bathymetry and Its Applications
    Edited by Philippe Blondel
    ISBN 978-953-307-959-2,
    158 pages, January, 2012
    Bathymetry is the only way to explore, measure and manage the large portion of the Earth covered with water. This book ,presents some of the latest developments in bathymetry, using acoustic, electromagnetic and radar sensors, and in its applications ...
  • Climate Variability - Some Aspects, Challenges and Prospects
    Climate Variability - Some Aspects, Challenges and Prospects
    Edited by Abdel Hannachi
    ISBN 978-953-307-699-7,
    204 pages, January, 2012
    This book provides a general introduction to the popular topic of climate variability. It explores various aspects of climate variability and change from different perspectives, ranging from the basic nature of low-frequency atmospheric variability t ...
  • Global Warming Impacts - Case Studies on the Economy, Human Health, and on Urban and Natural Environments
    Global Warming Impacts - Case Studies on the Economy, Human Health, and on Urban and Natural Environments
    Edited by Stefano Casalegno
    ISBN 978-953-307-785-7,
    290 pages, October, 2011
    This book addresses the theme of the impacts of global warming on different specific fields, ranging from the regional and global economy, to agriculture, human health, urban areas, land vegetation, marine areas and mangroves. Despite the volume of s ...