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Call number:SPRINGER-2001-9789401008105:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:geoENV III — Geostatistics for Environmental Applications Proceedings of the Third European Conference on Geostatistics for Environmental Applications held in Avignon, France, November 22–24, 2000
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Date:2001
Size:1 online resource (540 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-010-0810-5
ISBN:9789401008105
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Series:Quantitative Geology and Geostatistics: 11
Keywords: Earth sciences , Geology , Probabilities , Statistics , Environment , Soil science , Soil conservation , Pollution , Earth Sciences , Geology , Pollution, general , Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes , Statistics for Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Chemistry and Earth Scien , Environment, general , Soil Science & Conservation
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Call number:SPRINGER-1995-9789401100977:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Genesis and Properties of Collapsible Soils
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Date:1995
Size:1 online resource (413 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-011-0097-7
Contents:Types and Distribution of Collapsible Soils -- Six Definable Particle Types in Engineering Soils and Their Participation in Collapse Events: Proposals and Discussions -- A Stress Path Model for Collapsible Loess -- Factors and
Mechanism of Loess Collapsibility -- Techniques to Examine Microfabric and Particle Interaction of Collapsible Soils -- On the Development of Microstructure in Collapsible Soils -- The Slovak Carpathians Loess Sediments, Their Fabric
and Properties -- Mechanisms of Collapse of Soil Structure -- The Collapse Mechanism of a Soil Subjected to One-Dimensional Loading and Wetting -- The Influence of the Clay Component in Loess on Collapse of the Soil Structure --
Interpretation and Comparison of Collapse Measurement Techniques -- Consideration of the Possible Contributions of Amorphous Phases to the Sensitivity of Glaciomarine Clays -- Variation in Collapsibility and Strength of Loess with Age
-- Collapsible Loess on the Loess Plateau of China -- Post-Depositional Processes in High-Sensitivity, Fine-Grained, Collapsible Sediments -- Changes in Water Chemistry and Loess Porosity with Leaching: Implications for Collapsibility
in the Loess of North China -- Effects of Rock Fragments on the Structural Collapse of Tilled Topsoils During Rain -- Simulation and Modelling of Collapsible Soils -- Collapse Mechanisms and Design Considerations for Some Partly
Saturated and Saturated Soils -- Design and Treatment of Loess Bases in Bulgaria -- Comparison of Results of Oedometer and Plate Load Tests Performed on Collapsible Soils -- Post-script
ISBN:9789401100977
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Series:NATO ASI Series, Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences: 468
Keywords: Earth sciences , Sedimentology , Hydrogeology , Geotechnical engineering , Soil science , Soil conservation , Earth Sciences , Geotechnical Engineering & Applied Earth Sciences , Hydrogeology , Sedimentology , Soil Science & Conservation
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Call number:SPRINGER-1993-9789401116589:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Climate under Cover Digital Dynamic Simulation in Plant Bio-Engineering
Author(s): Tadashi Takakura
Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (155 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-011-1658-9
Contents:1. Introduction -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Europe and North America -- 1.3 Asia -- 1.4 Japan -- Problems -- 2. Definition of Covering and Properties of Covering Materials -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Mulching -- 2.3 Row covers (Tunnels)
-- 2.4 Floating mulches (Floating row cover) -- 2.5 Rain shelters -- 2.6 Unheated greenhouses -- 2.7 Covering materials -- Problems -- 3. Digital Simulation -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 System dynamics -- 3.3 Simulation languages -- 3.4
Digital simulation by CSMP -- 3.5 Model structure and representation -- 3.6 A model for temperature regimes in the soil (CUC-01 -- 3.7 Application to steady-state models -- Problems -- 4. Heat Balance of Bare Ground -- 4.1 Introduction
-- 4.2 Convective heat transfer -- 4.3 A model with solar radiation and air temperature boundary condition (CUC-02) -- 4.4 Mass transfer -- 4.5 A model with latent heat transfer (CUC-03) -- 4.6 Radiation balance -- 4.7 Long-wave
radiation -- Problems -- 5. Solar Radiation Environment -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Units of radiation and light -- 5.3 Solar radiation properties of covering materials -- 5.4 Calculation of transmissivity (CUC-04) -- 5.5 Solar
radiation -- 5.6 The sun’s altitude and azimuth -- Problems -- 6. Temperature Environment under Cover -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Effect of mulching -- 6.3 Temperature environment under row covers (CUC-30) -- 6.4 Double layer greenhouse
model (CUC-50) -- 6.5 A pad and fan greenhouse model (CUC-35) -- Problems -- 7. CO2 Environment -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 CO2 concentration in soil layer (CUC-70) -- 7.3 CO2 concentration in a plastic house and ventilation -- Problems
-- 8. Water and Water Vapor Environment -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Water and water vapor movement in soil -- 8.3 Application to water and heat balance in soil layer (CUC-90) -- 8.4 Interaction between water movement and heat flow --
Problems -- 9. Control Function -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 System response -- 9.3 PID control -- 9.4 Temperature control logic (CUC-120) -- 9.5 Feedback vs. feedforward control -- Problems -- 10. Plant Response to the Environment --
10.1 Introduction -- 10.2 Plant photosynthesis and respiration -- 10.3 Energy balance of a plant leaf -- 10.4 Stomata resistance of plant (CUC-151) -- 10.5 Plant growth model -- Problems -- References
ISBN:9789401116589
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Keywords: Mathematics , Atmospheric sciences , Plant physiology , System theory , Soil science , Soil conservation , Mathematics , Systems Theory, Control , Atmospheric Sciences , Soil Science & Conservation , Plant Physiology
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Call number:SPRINGER-1992-9783709126028:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Rotating Fluids in Geophysical and Industrial Applications
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Date:1992
Size:1 online resource (378 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-7091-2602-8
ISBN:9783709126028
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Series:International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures: 329
Keywords: Physics , Engineering , Soil science , Soil conservation , Waste management , Air pollution , Water pollution , Physics , Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics , Engineering, general , Waste Management/Waste Technology , Waste Water Technology / Water Pollution Control / Water Management / Aquatic Po , Atmospheric Protection/Air Quality Control/Air Pollution , Soil Science & Conservation
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Call number:SPRINGER-1989-9789400923522:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Unsaturated Flow in Hydrologic Modeling Theory and Practice
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Date:1989
Size:1 online resource (532 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-2352-2
Contents:1. Perspective and Fundamentals of Unsaturated Flow -- Background Concepts and Principles -- Multiphase Flow in Porous Media: Description at the Pore and Macroscopic Scale -- Flow of Water and Air in Soils: Theoretical and
Experimental Aspects -- 2. Components in the Description of Unsaturated Flow -- Infiltration and Ponding Time -- Liquid Moisture Redistribution: Hydrologie Simulation and Spatial Variability -- Evaluation of the Hydrological Response
of a Drainage Network -- Interflow -- Unsaturated Flow Induced by Evaporation and Transpiration -- Prediction of Water Table Mound Development and Aquifer Recharge from an Infiltrating Area -- 3. Parameters Estimation and Numerical
Techniques -- Estimation of Soil Water Retention and Hydraulic Properties -- Remote Sensing of Watershed Characteristics and Rainfall Input -- Numerical Simulation of Richards Equation: Current Approaches and an Alternate Perspective
-- 4. Treatment of Unsaturated Zone in Hydrologic Models -- Loss Rate Representation in the HEC-1 Watershed Model -- Comparative Evaluation of Unsaturated Flow Methods in Selected USDA Simulation Models -- The Unsaturated Components of
SWATCH: A Multiprocess Watershed Model for Runoff Generation and Routing -- Spatially Distributed Modeling: Conceptual Approach, Coupling Surface Water and Groundwater -- Influence of Spatial Variability of Saturated Hydraulic
Conductivity on the Infiltration Process -- 5. Miscellaneous -- Analytic Steady-State Solution to One-Dimensional Unsaturated Water Flow in Layered Soils -- The Constant Head Percolation Test-Improved Equipment and Possibilities of
Assessing the Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity -- Mobility of Residual Phase Organics in the Vadose Zone -- The Movement of Water in Swelling Clays -- General List of Symbols
ISBN:9789400923522
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Series:NATO ASI Series, Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences: 275
Keywords: Earth sciences , Hydrogeology , Geotechnical engineering , Soil science , Soil conservation , Environmental pollution , Earth Sciences , Hydrogeology , Soil Science & Conservation , Geotechnical Engineering & Applied Earth Sciences , Terrestrial Pollution
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Call number:SPRINGER-1988-9789400940079:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Iron in Soils and Clay Minerals
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Date:1988
Size:1 online resource (894 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-4007-9
Contents:1. The Geobiochemical Cycle of Iron -- 2. An Introduction to Physical and Chemical Principles -- 3. Solubility and Redox Equilibria of Iron Compounds in Soils -- 4. Separation and Concentration of Iron-Containing Phases -- 5. Phase
Identification by Selective Dissolution Techniques -- 6. The Assay for Iron in Soils and Clay Minerals -- 7. Introduction to Crystal Structures of Iron-Containing Minerals -- 8. The Application of Micro-Beam Methods to Iron Minerals in
Soils -- 9. Some Properties of Soil and Synthetic Iron Oxides -- 10. Introduction to the Surface Charge Properties of Iron oxides and Oxidic Soils -- 11. Occurrence and Formation of Iron Oxides in Various Pedoenvironments -- 12.
Properties and Behavior of Iron Oxides as Determined by Mossbauer Spectroscopy -- 13. Iron Compounds as Indicators of Pedogenic Processes: Examples from the Southern Hemisphere -- 14. Magnetic Properties of Iron in Soil Iron Oxides and
Clay Minerals -- 15. Structural Iron in Kaolinites and in Associated Ancillary Minerals -- 16. Role of Iron in Mica Weathering -- 17. Structural Iron in Smectites -- 18. The Characterization of Iron Complexes with Soil Organic Matter
-- 19. Chemistry of Iron in Calcareous Systems -- 20. Microbiological Reactions of Iron in Soils -- 21. The Fate of Iron During Soil Formation in Humid-Temperate Environments -- 22. Laterites and Laterization Processes -- 23. Effects
of Seasonal Redox Processes Involving Iron on the Chemistry of Periodically Reduced Soils -- 24. Long-Term Chemical, Mineralogical, and Morphological Effects of Iron-Redox Processes in Periodically Flooded Soils -- 25. Redox Processes
of Iron and Sulfur Involved in the Formation of Acid Sulfate Soils
ISBN:9789400940079
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Series:NATO ASI Series, Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences: 217
Keywords: Earth sciences , Sedimentology , Soil science , Soil conservation , Earth Sciences , Sedimentology , Soil Science & Conservation
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Call number:SPRINGER-1988-9789400930711:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Physical and Chemical Weathering in Geochemical Cycles
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Date:1988
Size:1 online resource (376 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-3071-1
Contents:Weathering Rates and Major Transport Processes — An Introduction -- Rate Control of Weathering of Silicate Minerals at Room Temperature and Pressure -- Microbial Weathering Processes in Natural Environments -- Paleosols and the
Evolution of the Atmosphere: Part I -- Slope Erosion and Mass Movement in Relation to Weathering and Geochemical Cycles -- Loess — Its Formation, Transport and Economic Significance -- Lake Sediments as Indicators of Changes in Land
Erosion Rates -- Movement and Storage of Sediment in River Systems -- Influence of Acid Rain on Weathering Rates -- Freshwater Carbon and the Weathering Cycle -- Weathering and Erosion in the Humid Tropics -- How to Establish and use
World Budgets of Riverine Materials -- Transport and Deposition of Suspended Matter in Estuaries and the Nearshore Sea -- Riverborne Materials and the Continent-Ocean Interface -- Strontium Storage and Release During Deposition and
Diagenesis of Marine Carbonates Related to Sea-Level Variations -- Sediment Cycling During Earth History -- Solid Earth as a Recycling System: Temporal Dimensions of Global Tectonics
ISBN:9789400930711
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Series:NATO ASI Series, Series C: Mathematical and Physical Sciences: 251
Keywords: Earth sciences , Geochemistry , Hydrogeology , Soil science , Soil conservation , Earth Sciences , Geochemistry , Hydrogeology , Soil Science & Conservation
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Call number:SPRINGER-1980-9789400990944:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Advanced Chemical Methods for Soil and Clay Minerals Research Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute held at the University of Illinois, July 23 – August 4, 1979
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Date:1980
Size:1 online resource (477 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-9094-4
Contents:1. Mössbauer Spectroscopy -- 1-1. Introduction to the Mössbauer Effect -- 1-2. Basic Principles of Mössbauer Spectroscopy -- 1-3. Instrumentation and Experimental Procedures -- 1-4. Application of Mössbauer Spectroscopy to the Study
of Silicate Minerals -- 1-5. The Study of Mineral Alteration Reactions -- 1-6. Iron Oxides and their Characterization in Soils -- 1-7. Critical Assessment of the Potential of Mössbauer Spectroscopy, and its Application to Nuclei Other
than Iron -- References -- 2. Neutron Scattering Methods of Investigating Clay Systems -- 2-1. Introduction -- 2-2. Elementary Neutron Scattering Theory -- 2-3. Neutron Scattering Instrumentation and Methods -- 2-4. Applications of
Neutron Spectroscopy to Studies of Clay Minerals -- Appendix 2-1. Macroscopic Cross Section for a Montmorillonite-Water System -- Appendix 2-2. Calculation of Incoherent Scattering Intensity Ratios for a Clay-Water System -- References
-- 3. Introduction to X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy -- 3-1. Introduction -- 3-2. Trend of XPS Spectra -- 3-3. Instrumentation -- 3-4. Peak Position -- 3-5. Explored Depth -- 3-6. Peak Intensity -- 3-7. Overview of Methods of
Characterization of Solids Based on X-ray, Electron and Ion Beams -- References -- 4. Application of X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy to the Study of Mineral Surface Chemistry -- 4-1. Uniqueness of XPS for the Investigation of Mineral
Surface Phenomena — Probing Depth -- 4-2. Sample Handling Techniques -- 4-3. Analytical Applications -- 4-4. Electron Take-Off (Grazing) Angle Analysis Applications -- 4-5. Qualitative Bonding Investigations -- 4-6. Summary --
References -- 5. The Application of NMR to the Study of Clay Minerals -- 5-1. Introduction: Fundamentals of NMR -- 5-2. The Bloch Equations -- 5-3. Line Shape -- 5-4. Relaxation Mechanisms -- 5-5. Review of Some Problems: Order and
Disorder in Adsorbed Water Molecules -- References -- 6. Distribution of Ions in the Octahedral Sheet of Micas -- 6-1. Introduction -- 6-2. Influence of the Fe2+ Ions -- 6-3. H+ Spectra of Phlogopites -- 6-4. H+ Spectra of Biotites --
6-5. F? Spectra -- 6-6. Correlation with I.R. Results -- References -- 7. General Theory and Experimental Aspects of Electron Spin Resonance -- 7-1. Introduction -- 7-2. G-Factor Tensor -- 7-3. Hyperfine Interaction -- 7-4. Analysis of
ESR Spectra -- 7-5. Fine Structure -- 7-6. Summary -- Appendix 7-1 -- Appendix 7-2 -- Appendix 7-3 -- References -- 8. Applications of ESR Spectroscopy to Inorganic-Clay Systems -- 8-1. Introduction -- 8-2. Surface-Bound Metal Ions --
8- 3. Framework Paramagnetic Centers -- References -- 9. Application of Spin Probes to ESR Studies of Organic-Clay Systems -- 9- 1. Nitroxide Spin Probes — Origin of the ESR Spectrum -- 9-2. Nitroxides in Low-Viscosity Media — Rapid
Isotropic Motion -- 9-3. Nitroxides in High-Viscosity Media -- 9-4. Nitroxides Adsorbed on Clay Surfaces -- 9-5. Experimental Considerations in Using Nitroxide Spin Probes -- References -- 10. Applications of Photoacoustic Spectroscopy
to the Study of Soils and Clay Minerals -- 10-1. Introduction -- 10-2. Instrumentation -- 10-3. Results -- 10-4. Conclusions -- References
ISBN:9789400990944
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Series:NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series, Series C - Mathematical and Physical Sciences: 63
Keywords: Environment , Mineral resources , Soil science , Soil conservation , Environment , Soil Science & Conservation , Mineral Resources
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