Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Earth Crust

Edited by Muhammad Nawaz

National University of Singapore

Co-editors:

Sandeep Narayan Kundu

Formerly with National University of Singapore

Farha Sattar

Charles Darwin University

The book aims to cover the basics of the architecture, structure, evolution, and dynamics of the Earth?s crust through an anthology of contributed chapters that will enlighten readers about the various aspects of the Earth?s crust, including the existence, development, and sustainability of our modern lifestyles on its surface.

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Earth CrustEdited by Muhammad Nawaz

Published: November 13th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78850

ISBN: 978-1-78984-060-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-059-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-802-3

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

1053 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Earth Crust - Origin, Structure, Composition and Evolution

By Muhammad Nawaz

194

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2. Force and Specific Energy in Natural Rocks Cutting by Four-Axis Machine

By Gencay Sariisik

174

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3. Advanced Mapping of the Seafloor Using Sea Vehicle Mounted Sounding Technologies

By Tongwei Zhang, Baohua Liu and Xiaodong Liu

272

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4. Identification of Active Faults in Landslide-Prone Regions Using Ground-Penetrating Radar: A Case Study from Bandung, Indonesia

By Maman Hermana, Maya Genisa, Luluan A. Lubis and Chow Weng Sum

155

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5. Dramatic Weakening and Embrittlement of Intact Hard Rocks in the Earth’s Crust at Seismic Depths as a Cause of Shallow Earthquakes

By Boris Tarasov

132

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6. A Review of Chinese Ice Caves

By Shao-Hua Yang and Yao-Lin Shi

126

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