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Call number:9783662532249:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Computational Multiscale Modeling of Fluids and Solids Theory and Applications
Author(s): Martin Oliver Steinhauser
Date:2017
Edition:2nd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIII, 405 p. 139 illus., 34 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Part I Fundamentals -- Introduction -- Multiscale Computational Materials Science -- Mathematical and Physical Prerequisites -- Fundamentals of Numerical Simulation -- Part II Computational Methods on Multiscales -- Summary of Part I
-- Computational Methods on Electronic/Atomistic Scale -- Computational Methods on Atomistic/Microscopic Scale -- Computational Methods on Microscopic/Mesoscopic Scale -- Perspectives in Multiscale Materials Modeling -- Further Reading
-- Mathematical Definitions -- Sample code for the main routine of a MD simulation -- A Sample Makefile -- Tables of Physical Constants -- List of Algorithms -- Selected Solutions
ISBN:9783662532249
Series:eBooks
Series:Springer eBooks
Series:Springer 2017 package
Keywords: Physics , Computer mathematics , Geophysics , Applied mathematics , Engineering mathematics , Materials science , Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics, Simulation , Characterization and Evaluation of Materials , Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis , Appl.Mathematics/Computational Methods of Engineering , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Avalanches in Functional Materials and Geophysics
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Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XVII, 298 p. 171 illus., 80 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Statistical mechanics perspective on earthquakes -- Mean-field approach to avalanches -- From labquakes in porous materials to earthquakes -- Rocks and earthquakes -- Modeling avalanches in martensites -- Experiments on pinning in
ferroelastics -- Numerical simulation of avalanches in ferroelastics -- Microstructural length scales and crackling noise -- Avalanches in fracture -- Avalanches in metallic glasses -- Shear banding in amorphous solids -- Yield and
irreversibility in amorphous solids -- Characterization of granular, porous and cellular materials -- Avalanches in fluid imbibition
ISBN:9783319456126
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Series:Springer 2017 package
Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Condensed matter , Structural materials , Physics , Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Theory , Geophysics/Geodesy , Structural Materials , Condensed Matter Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Call number:SPRINGER-2016-9788876425776:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Doubly Stochastic Models for Volcanic Hazard Assessment at Campi Flegrei Caldera
Author(s): Andrea Bevilacqua
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (250 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-88-7642-577-6
Contents:Introduction -- Vent opening probability maps -- Pyroclastic density current invasion maps -- Time-space model for the next eruption -- Addendum -- Supporting information
ISBN:9788876425776
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Series:Publications of the Scuola Normale Superiore : 21
Keywords: Mathematics , Natural disasters , Probabilities , Geophysics , Mathematics , Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Natural Hazards
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Title:Physics of Soft Impact and Cratering
Author(s): Hiroaki Katsuragi
Date:2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (34 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-4-431-55648-0
Contents:Introduction -- Scaling and dimensional analysis -- Constitutive laws -- Soft drag force -- Morphology of planetary impact craters -- Soft impact cratering -- Grains and dust dynamics -- Perspectives
ISBN:9784431556480
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Series:Lecture Notes in Physics: 910
Keywords: Physics , Planetology , Amorphous substances , Complex fluids , Geophysics , Physics , Soft and Granular Matter, Complex Fluids and Microfluidics , Planetology , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Magnetic Reconnection Concepts and Applications
Author(s):
Date:2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (73 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-26432-5
Contents:1 Fundamental concepts associated with Magnetic Reconnection W.D.Gonzalez, et al.- 2 Collisionless Reconnection and Electron Demagnetization J. Scudder, et al -- 3 MHD structures in 3D Reconnection E. Priest -- 4 Energy Conversion
during Reconnection M. Yamada, et al -- 5 Rapid Reconnection and Magnetic Field Topology E. N. Parker, A. F. Rappazzo -- 6 Magnetospheric Dayside Reconnection P. Cassak, S. Fuselier -- 7 Magnetospheric Tail Reconnection A. Petrukovich,
et al -- 8 Magnetospheric Separatrices: Theory and Observations G. Lapenta, et al -- 9 Comparative Reconnection in Planetary Systems R. J. Walker, X. Jia -- 10 Fractal Reconnection in Solar and Stellar Environments K. Shibata,
S.Takasao -- 11 Turbulent Reconnection in Astrophysical Systems A. Lazarian, et al -- 12 Radiative Reconnection in Astrophysics D. Uzdensky.- 13 Annihilation of Quantum Magnetic Fluxes W. D. Gonzalez.
ISBN:9783319264325
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Series:Astrophysics and Space Science Library: 427
Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Space sciences , Plasma (Ionized gases) , Physics , Plasma Physics , Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences , Geophysics/Geodesy , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Transport Processes in Space Physics and Astrophysics Problems and Solutions
Author(s): Alexander Dosch
Date:2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (257 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-24880-6
Contents:Introduction -- Statistical Background -- The Boltzmann Transport Equation -- Charged Particle Transport in a Collisional Magnetized -- Charged Particle Transport in a Collisionless Magnetized Plasma -- The Transport of Low Frequency
Turbulence -- Index
ISBN:9783319248806
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Series:Lecture Notes in Physics: 918
Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Fluids , Astrophysics , Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Geophysics/Geodesy , Fluid- and Aerodynamics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Varying Gravity Dirac’s Legacy in Cosmology and Geophysics
Author(s): Helge Kragh
Date:2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (4 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-24379-5
Contents:Preface -- 1.Introductory Issues -- 2.Varying Gravity -- 3.The Expanding Earth -- 4.After Plate Tectonics -- Bibliography -- Index
ISBN:9783319243795
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Series:Science Networks. Historical Studies: 54
Keywords: Mathematics , History , Cosmology , Geophysics , Mathematics , History of Mathematical Sciences , Cosmology , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Lunar and Planetary Cartography in Russia
Author(s): Vladislav Shevchenko
Date:2016
Edition:1st ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (37 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-21039-1
Contents:From the Contents: Introduction -- Luna 3 - the first map of the far side of the Moon -- Dr. Yu. Lipskiy and his method of deciphering of the Luna 3 pictures -- The First Atlas of the Far side of the Moon -- The First Globe of the
Moon 1:13 60 000
ISBN:9783319210391
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Series:Astrophysics and Space Science Library: 425
Keywords: Physics , Planetology , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Geophysics , Aerospace engineering , Astronautics , Physics , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Planetology , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:New Approaches to Nonlinear Waves
Author(s):
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (15 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-20690-5
Contents:Introduction (E. Tobisch) -- Brief historical overview -- Main notions -- Resonant interactions -- Modulation instability -- Frameworks -- Reality check -- References -- The effective equation method (Sergei Kuksin and Alberto
Maiocchi) -- Introduction -- How to construct the effective equation -- Structure of resonances -- CHM: resonance clustering -- Concluding remarks -- References -- On the discovery of the steady-state resonant water waves (Shijun Liao,
Dali Xu and Zeng Liu) -- Introduction -- Basic ideas of homotopy analysis method -- Steady-state resonant waves in constant-depth water -- Experimental observation -- Concluding remarks -- References -- Modulational instability in
equations of KdV type (Jared C. Bronski, Vera Mikyoung Hur and Mathew A. Johnson) -- Introduction -- Periodic traveling waves of generalized KdV equations -- Formal asymptotics and Whitham’s modulation theory -- Rigorous theory of
modulational instability -- Applications -- Concluding remarks -- References -- Modulational instability and rogue waves in shallow water models (R. Grimshaw, K. W. Chow and H. N. Chan) -- Introduction -- Korteweg-de Vries equations --
Boussinesq model -- Hirota-Satsuma model -- Discussion -- References -- Hamiltonian framework for short optical pulses (Shalva Amiranashvili) -- Introduction -- Poisson brackets -- Pulses in optical fibers -- Hamiltonian description of
pulses -- Concluding remarks -- References -- Modeling water waves beyond perturbations (Didier Clamond and Denys Dutykh) -- Introduction -- Preliminaries -- Variational formulations -- Examples -- Discussion -- References --
Quantitative Analysis of Nonlinear Water-Waves: a Perspective of an Experimentalist (Lev Shemer) -- Introduction -- The experimental facilities -- The Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation -- The Modified Nonlinear Schrödinger (Dysthe)
Equation -- The Spatial Zakharov Equation -- Statistics of nonlinear unidirectional water waves -- Discussion and Conclusions -- References
ISBN:9783319206905
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Series:Lecture Notes in Physics: 908
Keywords: Physics , Continuum physics , Geophysics , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics , Classical Continuum Physics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Call number:SPRINGER-2016-9783319200224:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Viscoelastic Interfaces Driven in Disordered Media Applications to Friction
Author(s): François P Landes
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (37 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-20022-4
Contents:Introduction to Friction -- Application of Friction to Seismic Faults -- Elastic Interfaces Driven in Disordered Media -- Viscoelastic Interfaces Driven in Disordered Media -- Directed Percolation: a Non-Markovian Variant -- General
Perspectives
ISBN:9783319200224
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , System theory , Statistical physics , Physics , Nonlinear Dynamics , Geophysics/Geodesy , Complex Systems , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Atmospheric Physics [electronic resource]
Author(s): Ulrich Schumann
Date:2012
Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Size:1 online resource
Note:Monograph
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9783642301827
Series:Research Topics in Aerospace
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Keywords: Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Atmospheric Sciences , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Analytical Chemistry
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Title:Dictionary of Minor Planet Names [electronic resource]
Author(s): Lutz D. Schmadel
Date:2012
Edition:6th ed. 2012
Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Size:1 online resource
Note:Dictionary
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9783642297175
Series:e-books
Keywords: Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences , Planetology , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Popular Science in Astronomy
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Title:Plasma Turbulence in the Solar System [electronic resource]
Author(s): Yasuhito Narita
Date:2012
Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Size:1 online resource
Note:Brief
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9783642256660
Series:SpringerBriefs in Physics
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Keywords: Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences , Plasma Physics , Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology , Fluid- and Aerodynamics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Signal,Image and Speech Processing
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Title:Climate Change Modeling Methodology [electronic resource]
Author(s): Philip J. Rasch
Date:2012
Publisher:Springer New York
Size:1 online resource
Note:Monograph
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9781461457664
Series:e-books
Keywords: Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Climate Change , Simulation and Modeling , Earth System Sciences , Sustainable Development
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Call number:SPRINGER-2012-9781461442820:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Plasma Astrophysics, Part I [electronic resource]
Author(s): Boris V. Somov
Date:2012
Edition:2nd ed. 2012
Publisher:Springer New York
Size:1 online resource
Note:Monograph
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9781461442820
Series:Astrophysics and Space Science Library
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Keywords: Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences , Plasma Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Optical Components for Communications Principles and Applications
Author(s): Ching-Fuh Lin
Date:2004
Size:1 online resource (332 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4757-4178-0
Contents:1 Introduction to Otical Communication -- 2 Transmitters (I) — Light Sources -- 3 Transmitters (II) — Modulators -- 4 Optical Amplifiers -- 5 Photodetectors and Detection of Optical Radiation -- 6 Principles of Optics for Passive
Components -- 7 Passive Components (I) -- 8 Passive Components (II)
ISBN:9781475741780
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Keywords: Physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Geophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices
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Title:Statistical Mechanics of Turbulent Flows
Author(s): Stefan Heinz
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (216 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-10022-6
Contents:Introduction: The basic equations Turbulence models Filter operations -- Stochastic variables: PDFs of one variable The characterization of PDFs by moments PDFs of several variables Statistically most-likely PDFs Examples for
statistically most-likely PDFs Examples for other PDFs Theta and delta functions -- Stochastic processes: PDF transport equations The Fokker-Planck equation An exact solution to the Fokker-Planck equation Stochastic equations for
realizations Stochastic modeling The dynamics of relevant variables -- The equations of fluid and thermodynamics: The fluid dynamic variables From the molecular to fluid dynamics The closure of the fluid dynamic equations The equations
for multicomponent reacting systems Direct numerical simulation Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes equations Second- and higher-order RANS equations -- Stochastic models for large-scale turbulence: A hierarchy of stochastic velocity
models The generalized Langevin model for velocities A hierarchy of Langevin models The Kolmogorov constant A hierarchy of stochastic models for scalars Compressible reacting flow: velocity models Compressible reacting flow: scalar
models Stochastic models and basic equations Consistent turbulence models Nonlinear stochastic models -- Stochastic models for small-scale turbulence: The generalization of LES by FDF methods The closure of the equation for filtered
velocities The closure of the scalar FDF transport equation The closure of LES and FDF equations The dynamic eddy length scale calculation The scalar-conditioned convective flux An assumed-shape FDF method -- The unification of
turbulence models: The need for the unification of turbulence models Unified turbulence models Some unsolved questions. References -- Author index -- Subject index
ISBN:9783662100226
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Fluids , Thermodynamics , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Fluid- and Aerodynamics , Thermodynamics , Environmental Monitoring/Analysis , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Title:First CHAMP Mission Results for Gravity, Magnetic and Atmospheric Studies
Author(s):
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (563 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-540-38366-6
Contents:New Global Gravity Field Models from selected CHAMP data sets -- Evaluation of Geoid Models with GPS/levelling points in Sweden and Finland -- CHAMP orbit determination with GPS phase-connected precise point positioning -- Kinematic
and dynamic determination of trajectories for low earth satellites using GPS -- The CHAMP orbit comparison campaign -- Total density retrieval with STAR -- CHAMP gravity field recovery with the energy balance approach: first results --
Gravitational field modelling from CHAMP-ephemerides by harmonic splines and fast multipole techniques -- CHAMP, mass displacements and the Earth's rotation -- CHAMP orbit and gravity instrument status. Comparison of global
lithospheric fiels models derived from satellite magnetic data -- CHAMP ME data processing overview and problems
ISBN:9783540383666
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Mechanics , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Space sciences , Physics , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Mechanics , Geophysics/Geodesy , Extraterrestrial Physics, Space Sciences
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Title:Artificial Intelligence and Dynamic Systems for Geophysical Applications
Author(s): Alexei Gvishiani
Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (347 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-04933-4
Contents:I Artificial Intelligence in Geophysical Data Analysis -- 1 Dynamic and Fuzzy Logic Clustering and Classification -- 2 Applications to Physics of the Earth, Seismology and Engineering Seismology -- 3 Recognition of Earthquake-Prone
Areas and Seismic Hazard Assessment -- II Fractals and Dynamic Systems -- 4 Fractals and Multifractals -- 5 Dynamic System Properties and Long Time Series -- 6 Conclusions and Perspectives -- III References -- IV Index
ISBN:9783662049334
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Artificial intelligence , Pattern recognition , Geographical information systems , Computer mathematics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geographical Information Systems/Cartography , Artificial Intelligence (incl. Robotics) , Geophysics/Geodesy , Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis , Pattern Recognition
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Title:Geostatistical Simulation Models and Algorithms
Author(s): Christian Lantuéjoul
Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (76 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-04808-5
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Investigating stochastic models -- 3. Variographic tools -- 4. The integral range -- 5. Basic morphological concepts -- 6. Stereology: some basic notions -- 7. Basics about simulations -- 8. Iterative algorithms
for simulation -- 9. Rate of convergence of iterative algorithms -- 10. Exact simulations -- 11. Point processes -- 12. Tessellations -- 13. Boolean model -- 14. Object based models -- 15. Gaussian random function -- 16. Gaussian
variations -- 17. Substitution random functions
ISBN:9783662048085
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Keywords: Statistics , Mineral resources , Geophysics , Statistics , Statistics for Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Chemistry and Earth Scien , Environmental Monitoring/Analysis , Mineral Resources , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Call number:SPRINGER-2001-9783709161999:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Global Positioning System Theory and Practice
Author(s): Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof
Date:2001
Edition:Fifth, revised edition
Size:1 online resource (382 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-7091-6199-9
Contents:1 Introduction -- 1.1 The origins of surveying -- 1.2 Development of global surveying techniques -- 1.3 History of the Global Positioning System -- 2 Overview of GPS -- 2.1 Basic concept -- 2.2 Space segment -- 2.3 Control segment --
2.4 User segment -- 3 Reference systems -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Coordinate systems -- 3.3 Time systems -- 4 Satellite orbits -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Orbit description -- 4.3 Orbit determination -- 4.4 Orbit dissemination -- 5
Satellite signal -- 5.1 Signal structure -- 5.2 Signal processing -- 6 Observables -- 6.1 Data acquisition -- 6.2 Data combinations -- 6.3 Atmospheric effects -- 6.4 Relativistic effects -- 6.5 Antenna phase center offset and variation
-- 6.6 Multipath -- 7 Surveying with GPS -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Planning a GPS survey -- 7.3 Surveying procedure -- 7.4 In situ data processing -- 7.5 Survey report -- 8 Mathematical models for positioning -- 8.1 Point positioning
-- 8.2 Differential positioning -- 8.3 Relative positioning -- 9 Data processing -- 9.1 Data preprocessing -- 9.2 Ambiguity resolution -- 9.3 Adjustment, filtering, and smoothing -- 9.4 Adjustment of mathematical GPS models -- 9.5
Network adjustment -- 9.6 Dilution of precision -- 9.7 Accuracy measures -- 10 Transformation of GPS results -- 10.1 Introduction -- 10.2 Coordinate transformations -- 10.3 Datum transformations -- 10.4 Combining GPS and terrestrial
data -- 11 Software modules -- 11.1 Introduction -- 11.2 Planning -- 11.3 Data transfer -- 11.4 Data processing -- 11.5 Quality control -- 11.6 Network computations -- 11.7 Data base management -- 11.8 Utilities -- 11.9 Flexibility --
12 Applications of GPS -- 12.1 General uses of GPS -- 12.2 Attitude determination -- 12.3 Airborne GPS for photo-control -- 12.4 Interoperability of GPS -- 12.5 Installation of control networks -- 13 Future of GPS -- 13.1 New
application aspects -- 13.2 GPS modernization -- 13.3 GPS augmentation -- 13.4 GNSS -- 13.5 Hardware and software improvements -- 13.6 Conclusion -- References
ISBN:9783709161999
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Keywords: Physics , Geology , Geophysics , Geotechnical engineering , Geography , Geographical information systems , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geophysics/Geodesy , Geographical Information Systems/Cartography , Geotechnical Engineering & Applied Earth Sciences , Geology , Geography, general
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Title:Continuum Mechanics and Applications in Geophysics and the Environment
Author(s):
Date:2001
Size:1 online resource (394 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-04439-1
Contents:I Applied Continuum Mechanics -- Numerical Investigation of Shock Waves in a Radiating Gas Described by a Variable Eddington Factor -- Anisotropic Fluids: From Liquid Crystals to Granular Materials -- Integration and Segregation in a
Population — A Thermodynamicists’s View -- Asymptotic and Other Properties of Some Nonlinear Diffusion Models -- The Binary Mixtures of Euler Fluids: A Unified Theory of Second Sound Phenomena -- Continuously Distributed Control of
Plates by Electric Networks with PZT Actuators -- II Soil Mechanics and Porous Media -- Hydraulic Theory for a Frictional Debris Flow on a Collisional Shear Layer -- The Beavers and Joseph Condition for Velocity Slip at the Surface of
a Porous Medium -- Porous Convection, the Chebyshev Tau Method, and Spurious Eigenvalues -- Mechanics of Multiphase Porous Media — Application to Unsaturated Soils -- III Glacier and Ice Dynamics -- Modelling Iceberg Drift and
Ice-Rafted Sedimentation -- Modelling the Flow of Glaciers and Ice Sheets -- Notes on Basic Glaciological Computational Methods and Algorithms -- Constitutive Modelling and Flow Simulation of Anisotropic Polar Ice -- Influence of Bed
Topography on Steady Plane Ice Sheet Flow -- IV Climatology and Lake Physics -- Glacial Isostasy: Models for the Response of the Earth to Varying Ice Loads -- Arctic Sea Ice and Its Role in Climate Variability and Change -- The Role of
Simple Models in Understanding Climate Change -- Comparing Different Numerical Treatments of Advection Terms for Wind-Induced Circulations in Lake Constance
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Call number:SPRINGER-2001-9783034882729:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Recent Progress in Multivariate Approximation 4th International Conference, Witten-Bommerholz (Germany), September 2000
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Date:2001
Size:1 online resource (265 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-0348-8272-9
Contents:Jochen W. Schmidt in Memoriam -- Best Approximation of Polynomials on the Sphere and on the Ball -- The Sign of a Harmonic Function Near a Zero -- Radial Basis Functions for the Sphere -- Cubature Formulae for Polyharmonic Functions
-- On the Structure of Kergin Interpolation for Points in General Position -- Frames Containing a Riesz Basis and Approximation of the Inverse Frame Operator -- Kronecker Type Convolution of Function Vectors with one Refinable Factor
-- Best One—Sided L1—Approximation by B2,1—Blending Functions -- Open Problem: Existence of Hermite Interpolatory Subdivision Schemes with Arbitrary Large Smoothnesses -- Asymptotic Formulas in Cardinal Interpolation and Orthogonal
Projection -- Note on d—Extremal Configurations for the Sphere in ?d+1 -- Some Cubature Formulae Using Mixed Type Data -- On an Extremal Problem Originating in Questions of Unconditional Convergence -- Node Insertion and Node Deletion
for Radial Basis Functions -- Tangent Space Methods for Approximation on Compact Homogeneous Manifolds -- Open Problem Concerning Fourier Transforms of Radial Functions in Euclidean Space and on Spheres -- Local Lagrange Interpolation
on Powell—Sabin Triangulations and Terrain Modelling -- The Geometry of Nodes in a Positive Quadrature on the Sphere -- Normalized Tight Frames in Finite Dimensions -- Publications of Jochen W. Schmidt
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Keywords: Mathematics , Computer science , Applied mathematics , Engineering mathematics , Geophysics , Mathematics , Applications of Mathematics , Computer Science, general , Geophysics and Environmental Physics
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Title:Spectral Analysis and Filter Theory in Applied Geophysics
Author(s): Burkhard Buttkus
Date:2000
Size:1 online resource (667 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-57016-2
Contents:I Spectral Analysis of Deterministic Processes -- 1 Fourier Series Representation of Periodic Functions -- 2 Spectral Representation of Nonperiodic Processes -- 3 The Dirac Delta Function and its Fourier Transform -- 4 Spectral
Analysis of Time-Limited Observations of Infinitely Long Processes -- 5 Spectral Analysis of Discrete Functions -- 6 z-Transform Representation of Time Series -- 7 Examples of the Use of the Fourier Transform in Applied Seismics -- II
Spectral Analysis of Random Processes -- 8 Characterization of Random Processes in the Time and Frequency Domains -- 9 Estimation of the Power Spectral Density Function -- 10 Evaluation of Magnetotelluric Survey Data -- III Spectral
Analysis of Random Processes by Model Fitting -- 11 Spectral Estimation by Model Fitting -- 12 Estimating Power Spectra using Criteria from Information Theory -- IV Fundamentals of Filter Theory -- 13 Filtering from the Viewpoint of
System Theory -- 14 Filtering in the Frequency Domain -- V Digital Filtering -- 15 Basics of Digital Filtering -- 16 Filtering using Simple Mathematical Operations -- 17 Designing Nonrecursive Digital Filters of Finite Length -- 18
Synthesis of Recursive Digital Filters -- VI Fundamentals of Optimum Filtering -- 19 Designing Analog and Digital Optimum Filters -- 20 Application of Optimum Filters to Reflection Seismic Data -- 21 Kalman Filters -- VII Fundamentals
of Deconvolution and their Application to Reflection Seismic Data -- 22 Mathematical Basis of Deconvolution -- 23 Deconvolution: Problems and Approaches in Reflection Seismics -- VIII Multidimensional and Multichannel Filters -- 24
Multidimensional Filters -- 25 Two-Dimensional Filters for Gravity and Magnetic Data -- 26 Multichannel Filtering of Seismic Data -- Author Index
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Keywords: Physics , Geology , Geophysics , Functional analysis , Observations, Astronomical , Astronomy , Astrophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geology , Functional Analysis , Geophysics/Geodesy , Astronomy, Observations and Techniques , Astrophysics and Astroparticles
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Call number:SPRINGER-1999-9783662038895:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Acoustics of Layered Media II Point Sources and Bounded Beams
Author(s): Leonid M Brekhovskikh
Date:1999
Edition:Second, Updated and Enlarged Edition
Size:1 online resource (524 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-03889-5
Contents:1. Reflection and Refraction of Spherical Waves -- 2. Reflection of Bounded Wave Beams -- 3. The Lateral Wave -- 4. Exact Theory of the Sound Field in Inhomogeneous Moving Media -- 5. High Frequency Sound Fields -- 6. The Field at and
near a Caustic -- 7. Wave Propagation in a Range Dependent Waveguide -- 8. Energy Conservation and Reciprocity for Waves in Three-Dimensionally Inhomogeneous Moving Media -- Appendix A. The Reference Integrals Method -- A.1 The Method
of Steepest Descent -- A.1.1 Integrals over an Infinite Contour -- A.1.2 Integrals over Semi-infinite Contours -- A.1.3 Integrals with Finite Limits -- A.1.4 The Contribution of Branch Points -- A.1.5 Integrals with Saddle Points of
Higher Orders -- A.1.6 Several Saddle Points -- A.1.7 Concluding Remarks -- A.2 Integrals over a Real Variable -- A.2.1 Asymptotics of Laplace Integrals -- A.2.2 Stationary Phase Method. Asymptotics of Fourier Integrals -- A.2.3
Asymptotics of Multiple Fourier Integrals -- A.2.4 Asymptotics of Multiple Laplace Integrals -- A.2.5 Contributions of Critical Points on a Boundary -- A.3 Uniform Asymptotics of Integrals -- A.3.1 The Concept of Uniform Asymptotics --
A.3.2 A Pole and a Simple Stationary Point -- A.3.3 A Single Simple Stationary Point and a Branch Point -- A.3.4 Semi-infinite Contours -- A.3.5 Other Cases -- A.3.6 Concluding Remarks -- Appendix B. Differential Equations of
Coupled-Mode Propagation in Fluids with Sloping Boundaries and Interfaces -- B.1 Derivation of the Differential Equations for Mode Coupling -- B.2 Mode-Coupling Coefficients in Terms of Environmental Gradients -- B.3 Energy
Conservation and Symmetry of the Mode Coupling Coefficients -- B.4 Convergence of Normal Mode Expansions and its Implications on the Mode-Coupling Equations: Two Examples -- Appendix C. Reciprocity and Energy Conservation Within the
Parabolic Approximation -- C.1 Definitions and Basic Relationships -- C.1.1 Range-Independent One-Way Wave Equations -- C.1.2 Equivalence of Reciprocity and Energy Conservation -- C.2 Energy Conserving and Reciprocal One-Way Wave
Equation -- C.3 Generalized Claerbout PE (GCPE) -- C.3.1 GCPE Derivation -- C.3.2 Local Reciprocity and Energy Balance Relations -- C.3.3 Media with Interfaces -- C.4 Comparison of Different One-Way Approximations -- C.5 Conclusion --
References
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Fluids , Acoustics , Physics , Acoustics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geophysics/Geodesy , Fluid- and Aerodynamics
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Title:Advances in Cold-Region Thermal Engineering and Sciences Technological, Environmental, and Climatological Impact Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium Held in Darmstadt, Germany, 22–25 August 1999
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Date:1999
Size:1 online resource (610 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0104166
Contents:Some observations on the historical development of conduction heat transfer -- Numerical and experimental investigation on frosting of energy-recovery ventilator -- Melting of unfixed material inside an elliptical capsule --
Experimental study on the critical heat flux of ice accretion along a fine wire immersed in a cold air flow with water spray -- The characteristics of frost growth on parallel plates -- Effect of ultrasonic waves on freezing of
supercooled water -- Numerical modeling of dendritic ice crystals -- Measurement of temperature and velocity fields of freezing water using liquid crystal tracers -- Heat transfer enhancement of a direct contact melting process by
oscillating motion -- Permeability of an aqueous solution in a state of partial solidification -- Lateral freezing of a porous medium saturated with an aqueous salt solution -- Spontaneous melting of ice in a CaCl2 solution -- An
analytic solution prescribing the time-dependent formation of a solid crust inside a convectively cooled plane channel -- Melting heat-transfer characteristics of an inclined ice plate immersed in a hydrophobic liquid -- Plane flow of
an ice sheet exhibiting strain-induced anisotropy -- A meso-macro model for the description of induced anisotropy of natural ice, including grain interaction -- Classical mixture models for polythermal ice -- Modelling the ice
single-crystal viscoplastic behaviour -- Remarks on self-consistent modelling of polycrystalline ice -- Anisotropic isothermal ice-cap flow with the shallow ice approximation -- Orthotropic viscous model for ice -- Tertiary flow
relations for compression and shear components in combined stress tests on ice -- An iterative solution procedure for shallow stokes flows. The shallow ice approximation revisited -- Nested high-resolution modelling of the greenland
summit region -- Numerical age computation of the antarctic ice sheet for dating deep ice cores -- Three-dimensional isothermal boundary layer solutions of slow creeping ice flows based on the shallow ice approximation -- A comparison
study between two visco-plastic sea-ice models -- Influence of ice accumulation distribution on ice sheet stability -- A computational procedure for instationary temperature-dependent snow creep -- Transformation of the snow crystal to
a particle of ice -- Temperature and temperature gradient dependence of snow recrystallization in depth hoar snow -- On creep flow of snow and firn -- Relation of temperature gradient to heat transfer in snow -- Methods of similitude
in granular avalanche flows -- Experimental study of gas hydrate formation in porous media -- Electroacoustic technique to study changes in the liquid phase state of frozen soils -- Permeability effects on winter-time natural
convection in gravel embankments -- Barothermic effect and temperature regime of frozen soil -- Detecting alpine permafrost using electro-magnetic methods -- Climatic warming and permafrost -- The monitoring and prediction of
permafrost temperature, distribution and geocryological processes within russia under global climate changes -- Thermally induced temporal strain variations in rock walls observed at subzero temperatures -- Soil microstructure and the
thermodynamic behaviour of permafrost affected soils -- Heat transfer in heat storage arrangements under melting -- Microscale analysis of ice crystals made from aqueous solutions by scanning tunneling microscope -- Development study
of a novel tower-style tank for simultaneous storing warm water and ice -- Latent heat storage in a fixed-bed packed with cross-linked polymer particles -- Development of an efficient static-type ice thermal energy storage vessel using
a low concentration aqueous solution -- Heat storage for a bus petrol internal-combustion engine -- Heat pumps and heat pipes for applications in cold regions
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Thermodynamics , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Engineering , Mechanics , Mechanics, Applied , Engines , Machinery , Physics , Thermodynamics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Engine Technology , Engineering, general , Theoretical and Applied Mechanics , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Call number:SPRINGER-1999-9781461541974:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Reconstructing Ocean History A Window into the Future
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Date:1999
Size:1 online resource (443 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4615-4197-4
Contents:Polar-Tropical and Interhemisphere Linkages -- 1. Polar Tropical and Interhemispheric Linkages: An Introduction -- 2. The Overturning Circulation of the Glacial Atlantic: A View from the Top -- 3. Atlantic Alkenone Sea-Surface
Temperature Records: Low Versus Mid Latitudes and Differences between Hemispheres -- 4. Long- /Short-Term Variations of Monsoon Climate and Its Tele- Connection to Global Change: High Resolution Grain Size Records of Siliciclastic
Sediments from the South China Sea -- Does the Ocean Cause, or Respond to, Abrupt Climatic Changes -- 5. Abrupt Climatic Changes—Causes and Consequences: An Introduction -- 6. Glacial and Interglacial Hydrological Changes in the North
Atlantic Ocean -- 7. Age Screening of Deep-Sea Corals and the Record of Deep North Atlantic Circulation Change at 15.4ka -- 8. Phase Lag of Antarctic and Greenland Temperature in the Last Glacial and Link between CO2 Variations and
Heinrich Events -- 9. Rapid Transitions of the Thermohaline Ocean Circulation: A Modelling Perspective -- 10. On the Reconstruction of Past Levels of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide -- Biotic Responses to Major Paleoceanographic Changes --
11. An Introduction to “Biotic Responses to Major Paleoceanographic Changes” -- 12. Hydrographic and Tectonic Control of Plankton Distribution and Evolution -- 13. Benthic Foraminiferal Response to Major Paleoceanographic Changes: A
View of the Deep-Sea Restaurant Menu -- 14. Using Planktonic Foraminifera as Monitors of the Tropical Surface Ocean -- 15. Primary Production Response to Orbitally Induced Variations of the Southern Oscillation in the Equatorial Indian
Ocean -- Past Warm Climates -- 16. Polar Stratospheric Cloud Forcing in a Greenhouse World: A Climate Modeling Sensitivity Study -- 17. Variability of Extreme Cretaceous-Paleogene Climates: Evidence from Blake Nose (ODP Leg 171B) --
Innovations in Monitoring Ocean History -- 18. Innovations in Monitoring Ocean History: An Introduction to Paleoceanographic Proxies -- 19. Deconvolving Glacial Ocean Carbonate Chemistry from the Planktonic Foraminifera Carbon Isotope
Record -- 20. Non-Invasive Sediment Monitoring Methods: Current and Future Tools for High-Resolution Climate Studies -- 21. Controls on the Carbon Isotopic Composition of Phytoplankton: Paleoceanographic Perspectives -- 22. Past and
Present Coastal Upwelling along the Western Americas -- 23. Magnetic Signature of Rapid Climatic Variations in North Atlantic Sediments
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Keywords: Physics , Paleontology , Sedimentology , Oceanography , Atmospheric sciences , Geophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Oceanography , Paleontology , Sedimentology , Atmospheric Sciences
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Title:Ball Lightning An Unsolved Problem in Atmospheric Physics
Author(s): Mark Stenhoff
Date:1999
Size:1 online resource (349 p.)
Note:10.1007/b115123
Contents:The Study of Ball Lightning -- Thunderstorms and Lightning -- Phenomena that May Be Mistaken for Ball Lightning -- Assessment of Electrical, Thermal, and Mechanical Risks -- Assessment of Risk of Death or Injury by Ball Lightning --
Assessment of Risk of Buildings -- Assessment of Risk to Aircraft -- Assessment of Risk to Trees -- Photographs and Videotapes -- The Existence of Ball Lightning -- Ball Lightning Theories and Experiments -- Models Based on an Internal
Energy Source -- Models Based on an External Energy Source -- Conclusions and Recommendations
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Keywords: Physics , Atmospheric sciences , Nuclear physics , Heavy ions , Hadrons , Geophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Atmospheric Sciences , Nuclear Physics, Heavy Ions, Hadrons
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Title:Modeling Density-Driven Flow in Porous Media Principles, Numerics, Software
Author(s): Ekkehard O Holzbecher
Date:1998
Size:1 online resource (286 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-58767-2
Contents:1 Introduction -- 1.1 Density-Driven Flow -- 1.2 Modeling -- 1.3 Modeling Density-driven Flow in Porous Media -- 1.4 FAST-C(2D) Modeling Software -- 2 Density and Other Water Properties -- 2.1 Dependence on Temperature -- 2.2
Dependence on Salinity -- 2.3 Dependence on Pressure -- 3 Analytical Description -- 3.1 Basic Principles -- 3.2 Oberbeck-Boussinesq Assumption -- 3.3 Hydraulic Head Formulation -- 3.4 Streamfunction Formulation -- 3.5 Vorticity
Equation -- 3.6 Extended Oberbeck-Boussinesq Assumption -- 3.7 Dimensionless Formulation -- 3.8 Boundary Layer Formulation -- 3.9 Heat and Mass Transfer -- 4 Numerical Modeling (Fast-C(2D)) -- 4.1 Spatial Discretization -- 4.2 Temporal
Discretization -- 4.3 Boundary Conditions -- 4.4 Initial Conditions and RESTART -- 4.5 Solution of the Nonlinear System -- 4.6 Solution of Linear Systems -- 4.7 Postprocessing -- 5 Steady Convection -- 5.1 Bénard Experiments in Porous
Medium -- 5.2 Linear Analysis -- 5.3 Bifurcation Analysis -- 5.4 Numerical Experiments -- 6 Special Topics in Convection -- 6.1 Thermal Convection in Slender Boxes -- 6.2 Variable Viscosity Effects on Convection -- 6.3 Convection in
Cold Groundwater -- 6.4 Relevance of Convection in Natural Systems -- 7 Oscillatory Convection -- 7.1 Hopf Bifurcation -- 7.2 Simulation -- 7.3 Influence of Numerical Parameters -- 8 Horizontal Heat and Mass Transfer -- 8.1 Analytical
Approximations and Solutions -- 8.2 Numerical Experiments -- 9 Elder Experiment -- 9.1 Laboratory Experiment -- 9.2 Numerical Experiments -- 9.3 Related Problems -- 10 Geothermal Flow (Yusa’s Example) -- 10.1 Hypothetical Situation and
Analytical Description -- 10.2 Flow Pattern Characterization -- 10.3 Sensitivity Analysis -- 10.4 Other Geothermal Systems -- 11 Saltwater Intrusion (Henry’s Example) -- 11.1 Problem Description -- 11.2 Sharp Interface Approach -- 11.3
Henry’s Example -- 11.4 Modeling Saltwater Intrusion -- 12 Saltwater Upconing -- 12.1 Problem Description -- 12.2 Modeling Saltwater Upconing -- 12.3 Case Study -- 13 Flow Across a Salt-Dome -- 13.1 Salt Formations and Scenarios --
13.2 HYDROCOIN Test-Case -- 13.3 Modeling the HYDROCOIN Test-Case -- 13.4 FAST-C(2D) Model -- 14 Desert Sedimentary Basins -- 14.1 System Description -- 14.2 Numerical Modeling -- Concluding Remark -- References -- Appendix I:
Fast-C(2D) Input- and Output-Files -- Input-File for FAST-C(2D) -- Output-Files
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Title:Turbulence and Diffusion in the Atmosphere Lectures in Environmental Sciences
Author(s): Alfred K Blackadar
Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (185 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-60481-2
Contents:1 The Nature of Turbulence -- 1.1 Two-Dimensional Eddies in the Atmosphere -- 1.2 The Reynolds Number and Its Significance -- 1.3 The Reynolds Approach to the Equations of a Turbulent Fluid -- 1.4 Averaging the Equation of Continuity
-- 1.5 Fluxes and the General Conservation Equation -- 1.6 The Closure Problem -- 1.7 First-Order Closure — Exchange Theory -- 1.8 Problems -- 2 The Navier—Stokes Equations -- 2.1 The Nature of Stress -- 2.2 Invariants of Fluid Motions
-- 2.3 The Navier—Stokes Equations -- 2.4 Reynolds Number Similarity -- 2.5 Averaging the Navier—Stokes Equations -- 2.6 Problems -- 3 The Neutral Surface Boundary Layer -- 3.1 Overview of the Atmospheric Boundary Layer -- 3.2 Wind
Distribution in the Neutral Surface Layer -- 3.3 Mean Flow in the Vicinity of the Surface -- 3.4 Miscellaneous Topics -- 3.5 Distribution of Passive Mean Properties -- 3.6 Problems -- 4 The Energy Equations of Turbulence -- 4.1 Energy
of the Instantaneous State of a Fluid -- 4.2 Work Done on the Boundary -- 4.3 Heat -- 4.4 The Energy Equations and Energy Transformations -- 4.5 The Second Law of Thermodynamics -- 4.6 The Boussinesq Approximation -- 4.7 Open Systems
-- 4.8 Energy Transformations in a Turbulent System -- 4.9 Problems -- 5 Diabatic Surface Boundary Layers -- 5.1 Heat Flux in the Surface Layer -- 5.2 The Richardson Number and the Criterion of Turbulence -- 5.3 Wind Profile Similarity
-- 5.4 Profiles of Mean Temperature -- 5.5 Some Useful Relationships -- 5.6 Problems -- 6 Homogeneous Stationary Planetary Layers -- 6.1 The Ekman Spiral -- 6.2 A Two-Layer Model of the PBL -- 6.3 Universal Wind Hodograph and the
Resistance Laws -- 6.4 The Mixed Layer of the Ocean -- 6.5 Problems -- 7 Unconstrained Boundary Layers -- 7.1 Flow downwind of a Change of Roughness -- 7.2 Non-stationary Boundary Layers -- 7.3 The Surface Heat Balance Equation -- 7.4
Daytime Conditions in the PBL -- 7.5 The Planetary Boundary Layer at Night -- 7.6 Model Simulation of the PBL -- 7.7 Problems -- 8 Statistical Representation of Turbulence I -- 8.1 Scaling Statistical Variables in the PBL -- 8.2
Vertical Distributions of the Variances -- 8.3 Problems -- 9 Statistical Representation of Turbulence II -- 9.1 Spectrum and Cross Spectrum of Turbulence -- 9.2 Spatial Representation of Turbulence -- 9.3 The Equilibrium Theory of
Turbulence -- 9.4 The Inertial Subrange -- 9.5 Surface Layer Velocity Component Spectra -- 9.6 Mixed Layer Velocity Component Spectra -- 9.7 Spectra of Scalar Quantities Including Temperature -- 9.8 Cospectra and Quadrature Spectra --
9.9 Problems -- 10 Turbulent Diffusion from Discrete Sources -- 10.1 Morphology of Smoke Plumes -- 10.2 Continuity Principles -- 10.3 Fickian Diffusion -- 10.4 The Gaussian Distribution Function -- 10.5 Taylor’s Diffusion Equation --
10.6 Spectral Representation of Taylor’s Equation -- 10.7 Stability Parameters -- 10.8 Gaussian Plume Models -- 10.9 Estimations Based on Taylor’s Equation -- 10.10 Monte Carlo Models -- 10.11 Instantaneous Point Sources -- 10.12
Problems -- Appendix A. Derivation of the Tubulent Energy Equations -- A.1 Equations for the Instantaneous Energy -- A.2 The Equation of Mean Internal Energy -- A.3 The Mean Total Kinetic Energy Equation -- A.4 The Equation for the
Energy of Mean Motion -- A.5 The Turbulent Kinetic Energy Equation -- Appendix B. Dimensional Analysis and Scaling Principles -- B.1 Checking Equations for Errors -- B.2 Inferring an Unknown Relationship -- B.3 Turkey Eggs, Anybody? --
B.4 Problems -- Appendix C. Matching Theory and the PBL Resistance Laws -- Appendix D. Description of the Planetary Boundary Layer Simulation Model -- D.1 Architecture of the Model -- D.2 Surface Boundary Condition -- D.3 The Free
Convection Closure Scheme -- D.4 Treatment of Cloud Formation -- D.5 Treatment of Infrared Radiation -- Appendix E. A Monte Carlo Smoke Plume Simulation -- References
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Title:Science with the VLT Interferometer Proceedings of the ESO Workshop Held at Garching, Germany, 18–21 June 1996
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Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (409 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-540-69398-7
Contents:1. Interferometry Tutorials (All You Wanted to Know About Interferometry But Were Afraid to Ask) -- to Interferometry -- An Introduction to Interferometry with the ESO Very Large Telescope -- Interferometry in Practice -- Astrometry
with O/IR Interferometers -- 2. Solar System, Extrasolar Planets, Low Mass Stars and Brown Dwarfs -- Solar-System Observations with the VLTI -- Giant Planet Formation and the Masses of Extrasolar Planets -- Theory of Very Low Mass
Stars, Brown Dwarfs and Extra-Solar Giant Planets -- On the Detection of Exo-Zodiacal Light by Nulling Interferometry with the Magellan Telescopes -- Direct Observation of Extrasolar Planets with an Infrared Interferometer -- 3. Agn
and Starburst Galaxies -- VLTI Observations of Radio-Loud Active Galaxies -- Observations of Extragalactic Sources Near Bright Stars -- AGN Models and Fringe Visibilities -- AGNs at VLTI Scales -- The AGN Dance: Astrometric Variability
as the Result of Supernova Explosions in Nuclear Starbursts -- Adaptive Optics Observations of Starburst Galaxies -- Cosmology with the Very Large Telescope Interferometer: Using a Space-Based Astrometric Reference Frame -- 4. The
Potential of VLTI and the Connection with Related Techniques -- Tailoring an Interferometer to Its Science and Vice Versa -- Some Aspects of the VLTI’s Potential for Binary Star Research -- Combining Mid-Infrared Lunar Occultations and
VLTI Measurements -- 5. Hot Stars -- Interferometric Observations of Be Stars -- Spectroscopic and Photometric Support for Interferometric Observations of Be Stars -- Imaging of Wolf-Rayet Stars with the VLTI -- 6. Circumstellar
Environments and Mass Loss -- AGB and Post-AGB Stars: An Overview -- Winds of Red Giants and Supergiants: Basic Physical Processes, Structure and Appearance -- Study of Late-Type Stars with the Infrared Spatial Interferometer of the
University of California at Berkeley -- Interferometric Studies of Late Phases of Stellar Evolution -- Interferometric Imaging of Late-Type Stars with the VLTI -- Geometry of Post-AGB Shells -- New Insights in Close Circumstellar
Physics Using Interferometry -- 7. Star Formation and Early Stellar Evolution -- Circumstellar Disks in the Early Phases of Star Formation -- Outflows from Young Stars -- Disks Around Young Stars -- 8. Stellar Populations and Galactic
Center -- Observing the Galactic Center with the VLTI -- The VLTI and the Galactic Center He I Cluster -- Globular Cluster Proper Motions -- 9. Stellar Diameters and Surface Structure -- Indirect Imaging of Stellar Surface Structure --
Stellar Surface Observations with the VLTI -- On the Scale of Photospheric Convection -- Observing Stellar Surfaces with a High-Precision Infrared Interferometer -- Studying the Coolest Giant Stars at Milliarcsecond Resolution -- The
Temperature Scale of the M Dwarfs -- Observations of Cepheids with the VLTI -- Conference Summary -- The VLTI and the Universe: Conference Summary -- Poster Papers -- Simulations of VLTI/VISA Imaging Observations of Young Stellar
Objects at 2.2?m -- Speckle Observations of Post-Hipparcos Late-Type Double Stars -- Wavefront Characterization for High Angular Resolution Techniques -- Interfero Coronography at O.C.A. -- Simulation of Speckle Images for a Field
Wider Than the Isoplanatism Angle -- Visibility Losses Due to Atmospherical Spectral Decorrelation in Michelson Interferometry -- High-Resolution Measurements of Close Binary Stars and the Probability Imaging Technique -- Late-Type
Stars at High Angular Resolution: Observations and Modelling -- Interferometric Observations of Mira Stars -- Results of Studies on the Environmental Factors Affecting the VLTI Performance -- Internal Optical Path Calibration System
for VLTI -- Pupil Mask Interferometry of M8E-IR -- Observations of the Close Binary System ? Lyrae with the GI2T Interferometer -- Stellar Winds of T Tauri Stars -- Operating the VLTI in the Thermal Infrared -- Multi-speckle
Interferometric Imaging with the VLTI and the LBT at Optical Wavelengths -- Infrared Interferometric Imaging with the VLTI in the Multi-speckle Mode with a Combination of the 8 m UTs and the 2 m ATs -- Thermal IR Imaging with MAX:
Pushing the Limit of Single-Dish Ground-Based Observations -- Differential Interferometry and the Non-axisymmetric Envelope of ? Cas -- HST Imaging of GM Aurigae: A Circumstellar Disk Seen in Scattered Light -- Software Concept for
Four-Dimensional Bispectral Analysis of Stellar Interferograms -- Real-Time Image Compression Method for Astronomical Interferograms -- Synthetic Images from Dynamic Model Atmospheres of C-Rich Long-Period Variables -- Brightness
Profiles and Spatial Spectra of Dynamical Models for C-Rich Circumstellar Dust Shells Around Long-Period Variables -- Author Index
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Title:The Early Universe with the VLT Proceedings of the ESO Workshop Held at Garching, Germany, 1–4 April 1996
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Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (14 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-540-49709-7
Contents:Cosmological Questions for the European Southern Observatory Very Large Telescope -- The VLT First Generation Instrument Capabilities as Cosmological Tools -- ISAAC — IR Spectrometer and Array Camera -- Observing the Early Universe
with CONICA -- Spectroscopy of Faint Distant Objects with FORS -- FUEGOS: Multi-Objects and 2-D Spectrograph for the VLT -- The ESO UV-Visual Echelle Spectrograph (UVES) -- Galaxy Evolution at z ? 1 -- Evolution of Normal Galaxies: HST
Morphologies and Deep Spectroscopy -- The Canada France Redshift Survey -- Galaxy Evolution: Luminosities and Linewidths -- Distant Supernovae and Cosmic Deceleration -- Evolution of Elliptical Galaxies up to z ? 1 -- Constraining the
Evolution of Galaxy Masses and the M/L Ratios out to z=1 -- 2D Spectroscopy of Remote Radiogalaxies with TIGER -- Spectro-Imaging of Starburst Galaxies: Present and Future -- Search for Highest Redshift Galaxies -- Keck Spectroscopy of
Redshift z ~ 1 Field Galaxies -- VIRMOS: Deep Redshift Surveys with the VLT -- The AUSTRALIS Instrument Concept — an Interim Report -- Numerical Simulations of Galaxy Formation -- The Calar Alto Deep Imaging Survey for Primeval
Galaxies -- Faint Emission Line Galaxies Detected in CADIS -- A Global Approach to Star and Galaxy Formation -- Metal Absorption from Galaxies in the Process of Formation -- Weak Lensing at the Limit of the Sky Background Noise --
Morphology of High Redshift Galaxies with HST -- Search for Galaxies at z > 4 from a Deep Multicolor Survey -- Clusters and Large-Scale Structure -- Large-Scale Structure at High Redshift -- The CNOC Cluster Survey -- Clusters of
Galaxies and the VLT -- Visible Multi-Object Spectroscopy: Prospects and Requirements -- Dark Matter Searches with Weak Gravitational Lensing -- Large-Scale Structure at High Redshift -- Clustering of Absorption Line Systems --
Searches for High Redshift Clusters -- First Active Objects -- High Redshift Radio Galaxies with the VLT -- Keck Spectropolarimetry of High z Radio Galaxies: Discerning the Components of the Alignment Effect -- The Importance of IR
Polarimetry for the Study of High Redshift Galaxies -- Quasar Surveys -- Starburst Galaxies at High Redshift -- Prospects for ISO Deep Surveys -- Optical Searches for Quasars with z > 5 -- Dust and the Search for High Redshift Quasars
-- Radio-Selected High Redshift Quasars -- Millimetre Emission from High Redshift Radioquiet Quasars -- Can Photoionization Solve the Overcooling Problem? A Quick Look at the Cosmological History of Baryons -- Concluding Remarks --
Which Second Generation VLT Instrumentation? -- Poster Papers -- Galaxy Evolution at Low Redshift? Inferences from Optical and IR Counts -- Novae as Distance Indicators: Simulation of VLT Observations of Fornax -- The Search for
Clustering at z > 0.8 -- Emission-Line Profile Studies of QSOs at z ? 3 -- Redshift and Photometric Survey of the X-ray Cluster of Galaxies Abell 85 -- CFRS: The Minimal Ages for Starburst Galaxies -- Object Detection and
Classification in CADIS -- Simulations of High Redshift Galaxies Colors at the NTT-SUSI2 and VLT-FORS -- Spectral Classification of Galaxies with z ? 0.5 -- The Galaxy Environment of QSOs as a Function of Redshift -- Detailed
Kinematics of Extended Lyman-? Regions Around Radio Galaxies at z > 2 -- AGN Host Galaxies at Intermediate Redshift -- Void Hierarchy — a Guiding Principle to the Study of Faint Structures in Voids -- Implications for Optical
Identifications of QSO Absorption Systems from Galaxy Evolution Models -- The Extended Luminosity Function in Clusters of Galaxies: a Tool to Search for Environmental Effects -- A High Redshift Line Emitting Object Discovered in the
Near Infrared -- Looking for High Redshift Forming Galaxies in the Near Infrared -- Neoclassic Cosmological Tests with QSOs -- Chemical Evolution at High Redshift -- Measurement of q 0 with Type Ia Supernovae -- Spectrophotometric
Investigations of Blue Compact Dwarf Galaxies with the VLT -- A Deep 20 cm Radio Mosaic of the ESP Galaxy Redshift Survey -- A New Model of Spectral Evolution: PEGASE Application to Galaxy Counts -- An H? Search for Star Forming
Galaxies at z=1.5 -- RXJ1347–1145: a Galaxy Cluster with Exceptional Properties -- A Survey for H? Emission at z = 2.2 – 2.4 -- Neutral Nitrogen in Damped Lyman a Systems -- Colours, Luminosity Functions, and Clustering Properties of
Faint Starburst Galaxies -- Large-Scale Structure at z ~ 3
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Title:Recent Evolution and Seismicity of the Mediterranean Region
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Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (422 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-011-2016-6
Contents:Some current problems on the tectonic evolution of the Mediterranean during the Cainozoic -- Rates of active deformation in the Eastern Mediterranean -- Post Tortonian deformation pattern in the Central Mediterranean: a result of
extrusion tectonics driven by the Africa-Eurasia convergence -- Africa-Eurasia kinematics in the Mediterranean: an alternative hypothesis -- Tectonic evolution of the Northern Arabian Plate in Western Syria -- The tectonic regimes
along the convergent border of the Aegean Arc from the late Miocene to the present southern Peloponnesus as an example -- Tyrrhenian basin and Apennines. Kinematic evolution and related dynamic constraints -- Neogene basins in the
Strait of Sicily (Central Mediterranean): tectonic settings and geodynamic implications -- Seismological studies of upper mantle structure below the Mediterranean with a regional seismograph network -- The determination of earthquake
size and source geometry in the Mediterranean Sea -- Tectonic and seismic processes of various space and time scales in the Greek area -- A review of the Eastern Alps — Northern Dinarides seismotectonics -- Regional stresses in the
Mediterranean region derived from focal mechanisms of earthquakes -- Source process of some large earthquakes in Greece and its tectonic implication -- Recent seismic activity and earthquake occurrence along the Apennines -- P-wave
teleseismic tomography contribution to the delineation of the upper mantle structure of Italy -- Geological and seismological evidence of strike-slip displacement along the E-W Adriatic-Central Apennines belt -- Stable fault sliding
and earthquake nucleation -- Paleomagnetism in the Mediterraneum from Spain to the Aegean: a review of data relevant to Cenozoic movements -- Use of the Paleomagnetic databases for geodynamical studies: some examples from the
Mediterranean Region
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Keywords: Physics , Geology , Structural geology , Geophysics , Hydrogeology , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geology , Geophysics/Geodesy , Structural Geology , Hydrogeology
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Title:Continuum Mechanics in Environmental Sciences and Geophysics
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Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (522 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-7091-2600-4
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Series:International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures: 337
Keywords: Physics , Mechanics , Thermodynamics , Engineering geology , Engineering , Foundations , Hydraulics , Materials science , Physics , Mechanics , Thermodynamics , Characterization and Evaluation of Materials , Geoengineering, Foundations, Hydraulics
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Title:Geophysical Interpretation using Integral Equations
Author(s): L Eskola
Date:1992
Size:1 online resource (191 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-011-2370-9
Contents:1 General matters concerning integral equations -- 2 Elements of electrostatics and potential theory -- 3 Electrical methods -- 4 Elements of magnetostatics -- 5 Magnetic methods -- 6 Electromagnetic methods -- 7 Seismic methods --
Appendix A -- Appendix B -- Appendix C -- Appendix D -- References
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Keywords: Mathematics , Geophysics , Geotechnical engineering , Integral equations , Mathematics , Integral Equations , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geophysics/Geodesy , Geotechnical Engineering & Applied Earth Sciences
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Title:Glacial Isostasy, Sea-Level and Mantle Rheology
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (708 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-011-3374-6
Contents:Post-Glacial Rebound -- “Rheology of mantle and lithosphere inferred 1 from post-glacial uplift in Fennoscandia” -- “Deep continental roots: the 21 effects of lateral variations of viscosity on post-glacial rebound” -- “A model for
Devensian and Flandrian glacial rebound and sea-level change in Scotland” -- “Radial resolution in the inference of mantle viscosity from observations of glacial isostatic adjustment” -- “Late Pleistocene and Holocene sea-level change
evidence for lateral mantle viscosity structure?” -- “The ICE-3G model of late Pleistocene deglaciation: construction, verification and applications” -- “The dynamical influences of a hard transition zone on post-glacial uplifts and
rotational signatures” -- Glaciology and Climatology -- “Relative Sea Levels, Northeastern margin of the Laurentide ice sheet, on timescales of 103 and 102 A” -- “Changing Ice loads on the Earth’s surface during the last glaciation
cycle” -- “Global warming expected from increase of greenhouse gases: a forcing for sea level change” -- Sea-Level Fluctuations -- “The study of inferred patterns of Holocene sea-level change from Atlantic and other European coastal
margins as a means of testing models of Earth crustal behavior” -- “Secular sea-level change” -- “A survey of relative sea-level changes observed during the Holocene” -- “Constraints on long-period sea level variations from global tide
gauge data” -- “Coastal submergence of the Netherlands, NW Brittany (Prance), Delmarva Peninsula (VA, USA), and Connecticut (USA) during the last 5500 to 7500 sidereal years” -- Mantle Rheology -- “Threedimensional rheology” -- “Mantle
viscosity: what are we exactly looking for?” -- “The microphysical approach to mantle rheology” -- Mantle and Lithospheric Dynamics -- “Chemical boundaries in the mantle” -- “Crustal deformation due to aseismic slip on buried faults”
-- “Gross Earth data and mantle convection: new inferences of mantle viscosity” -- “Continental flooding and mantle-lithosphere dynamics” -- “Mantle viscosity: a comparison of models from postglacial rebound and from the geoid, plate
driving forces, and advected heat flux” -- “Joint determination of lateral heterogeneity and earthquake location” -- “Toroidal-poloidal partitioning of lithospheric plate motions” -- “Seismic imaging, plate velocities and geoid: the
direct and inverse problem” -- “Hotspots and the case for a high viscosity lower mantle” -- “Perturbations in the Earth’s rotation induced by internal density anomalies: implications for sea-level fluctuations” -- “Variable viscosity
convection in a compressible upper mantle and the thickness of continental lithosphere” -- “Continental evolution and archaeo-sea-levels” -- “Dynamical influences of pressure-dependent thermal expansivity on mantle convection” --
Discussion and recommendations
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Title:Non-Linear Variability in Geophysics Scaling and Fractals
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (318 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-2147-4
Contents:1 — Turbulence and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics -- Ch. 1 — Energy spectrum and intermittency of semi-geostrophic flow -- Ch. 2 — Helicity fluctuations and coherence in developed turbulence -- Ch. 3 — Deterministic diffusion, effective
shear and patchiness in tidal flows -- Ch. 4 — Scaling nonlinear variability in geodynamics: Multiple singularities, observables, universality classes -- Ch. 5 — Scaling and structure functions in shear flows -- 2 — Data Analysis
Techniques -- Ch. 6 — Correlation dimension and data sample size -- Ch. 7 — On the determination of the codimension function -- Ch. 8 — Multifractal analysis techniques and the rain and cloud fields from 10?3 to 106m -- Ch. 9 —
Eigen-structure of eddies continuous weighting versus conditional sampling -- 3 — Modeling and Analysis of Clouds, Rain, and Other Atmospheric Fields -- Ch. 10 — Atmospheric boundary layer variability and its implications for CO2 flux
measurements -- Ch. 11 — A fractal study of dielectric breakdown in the atmosphere -- Ch. 12 — On lognormality and scaling in spatial rainfall averages? -- Ch. 13 — Physically based rain and cloud modeling -- Ch. 14 — Fractal
characterization of intertropical precipitation variability and anisotropy -- 4 — Modeling and Analysis of the Climate, Oceans and in Solid Earth Geophysics -- Ch. 15 — Fractal nature of surface geometry in a developed sea -- Ch. 16 —
Fractal linear models of geophysical processes -- Ch. 17 — Extreme variability of climatological data: Scaling and intermittency -- Ch. 18 — On the existence of low dimensional climatic attractors -- Ch. 19 — The third generation WAM
models for wind-generated ocean waves -- Ch. 20 — 1/f geology and seismic deconvolution -- Ch. 21 — The stochastic coherence and the dynamics of global climate models and data -- 5 — Remote Sensing -- Ch. 22 — Landsat observations of
fractal cloud structure -- Ch. 23 — Fractal dimension analysis of horizontal cloud pattern in the intertropical convergence zone -- Ch. 24 — Radiative transfer in multifractal clouds
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Title:Ocean Resources Volume II Subsea Work Systems and Technologies Derived from papers presented at the First International Ocean Technology Congress on EEZ Resources: Technology Assessment held in Honolulu, Hawaii, 22–26 January 1989
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Date:1990
Size:1 online resource (240 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-2133-7
Contents:I Subsea Work Systems -- 1 Advances in Marine Robotics Technologies — Strategic Applications and Programs -- 2 Design Considerations for Underwater Robotics Systems -- 3 Control Capabilities of JASON and its Manipulator -- 4 Subsea
Work Environment for Submersibles -- 5 The Japanese Manganese Nodule Mining System -- 6 Seabed Sampling with an Expendable Acoustic Penetrometer System -- 7 A Site-Specific Sampling System for EEZ Hard Mineral Deposits -- 8 Development
of Unmanned Submersibles for Underwater Operations in Japan -- II Acoustic Sensors and Telemetry -- 9 High-Frequency Commercial Sonars: A Survey of Performance Capabilities -- 10 U.U.V. Acoustic Sensors -- 11 ATS System Theory and Test
Results -- 12 Long and Short Range Multipath Propagation Models for Use in the Transmission of High-Speed Data through Underwater Channels -- 13 Features of Beamsteering and Equalization When Applied to Hydroacoustic Communication --
14 Underwater Acoustics for Submersibles -- III Subsea Automation Technology -- 15 Underwater Optical Surveying and Mapping — Transferred Research Effort Strengthens Ocean Technology Development -- 16 Automated Processing and
Interpretation of Sensory Data for Deep Ocean Resource Development -- 17 Recent Advances in Accurate Underwater Mapping and Inspection Techniques -- 18 Subsea Communications for Semi-Autonomous ROVs -- 19 Technology Transfers in
Underwater Acoustics: Commonality Between Ocean and Naval Systems Applied in Undersea Warfare and Hydrocarbon Markets -- IV Future Technology Requirements -- 20 The Importance of Ocean Development to Newly Industrialised Countries and
Less Developed Countries -- 21 Future Ocean Engineering, Subsea Work Systems and Technology Requirements as Related to Ocean Resource Development
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Title:Ocean Resources Volume I: Assessment and Utilisation
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Date:1990
Size:1 online resource (330 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-2131-3
Contents:I Legal Regime -- 1 The Impact of the Law of the Sea on Ocean Resource Development and Ocean Resource Technology -- II Geological Assessment -- 2 The US EEZ Program: Information and Technology Needs -- 3 The Potential Resources of the
Sea Areas around the Remaining Dependencies of the United Kingdom -- 4 Investigating France’s EEZ: Mapping and Technology -- 5 Development of the Gloria System for More Effective EEZ Reconnaissance -- 6 Efficient Hydrographic Surveying
of EEZ with New Multibeam Echosounder Technology for Shallow and Deep Water -- 7 Engineering Solutions for Deepwater Foundation Problems Using Integrated Investigations -- III Geological Utilization -- 8 Overview of Mineral Resources
in the EEZ -- 9 The Assessment of Aggregate Resources from the U.K. Continental Shelf -- 10 Exploitation of Marine Aggregates and Calcareous Sands -- 11 Mapping, Evaluation and Exploitation of Resources and Conditions in Danish
Domestic Waters -- 12 The Baltic Marine Environment as a Source of Aggregates, and as a Recipient of Dredged Material -- 13 A Case Study of the Minerals on the Seabed of the West Coast of India -- IV Ocean Renewable Energy -- 14
Renewable Energy from the Ocean -- 15 Wave Energy Technology Assessment -- 16 OTEC Developments Out of Europe -- 17 Energy from the Oceans: A mall Land Based Ocean Thermal Energy Plant -- 18 A Status Assessment of OTEC Technology -- V
Living Resources -- 19 Living Marine Resources, Technology and the Extended Economic Zone -- 20 Fisheries Acoustics: Assessment of Fish Stocks and Observation of Fish Behaviour -- VI Space Utilization and Opportunities -- 21 The Ocean
Enterprise Concept -- 22 Future Ocean Space Utilization in Japan -- 23 The Use of the Environment in the Design of Deep Ocean Water Resource Systems -- VII Environmental Assessment -- 24 Obtaining Past Trends in Marine Environmental
Conditions with Contemporary Data -- 25 Potential Use of Circulation/Pollutant Transport Models for Impact Assessment on the U.S. EEZ -- 26 Environmental Assessment for Exclusive Economic Zone Mineral Development Activities: The
Lessons Learned from Offshore Oil and Gas Development
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Title:Aspects of Seismic Reflection Data Processing
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Date:1990
Size:1 online resource (302 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-2087-3
Contents:Acquisition and Processing of Pure and Converted Shear Waves Generated by Congressional Wave Sources -- Data Acquisition and Pre-Processing Required for Simultaneous P-SV Inversion -- Two-Component Recording with a P-Wave Source to
Improve Seismic Resolution -- Perfect Zerophase Sections, Fact or Fiction? -- Exact Time-Domain Solutions for Acoustic Diffraction by a Half Plane -- Constant Velocity Migration in the Various Guises of Plane-Wave Theory -- Reverse
Time Migration of CMP-Gathers an Effective Tool for the Determination of Interval Velocities -- Parallelism in Seismic Computing
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Title:Digital Seismology and Fine Modeling of the Lithosphere
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Date:1989
Size:1 online resource (424 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4899-6759-6
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Title:The Deep Proterozoic Crust in the North Atlantic Provinces
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Date:1985
Size:1 online resource (603 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-94-009-5450-2
Contents:The Deep Proterozoic Crust in the North-Atlantic Provinces -- 1. Opening address -- 2. Precambrian geodynamical constraints -- 3. Seismic reflection results from Precambrian Crust -- 4. Proterozoic anorthosite massifs -- 5. Sm-Nd
isotopic studies of Proterozoic anorthosites: systematics and implications -- 6. Temperature, pressure and metamorphic fluid regimes in the amphibolite facies to granulite facies transition zones -- 7. Fluid enhanced mass transport in
deep crust and its influence on element abundances and isotope systems -- 8. C-O-H fluid calculations and granulite genesis -- The Proterozoic Provinces in North America and Greenland -- 9. Tectonic framework of the Grenville Province
in Ontario and western Quebec, Canada -- 10. A 1650 Ma orogenic belt within the Grenville Province of northeastern Canada -- 11. A reassessment of the Grenvillian Orogeny in western Labrador -- 12. Geological evolution of the
Adirondack mountains: A review -- 13. Polymetamorphism in the Adirondacks: wollastonite at contacts of shallowly intruded anorthosite -- 14. Pb-isotopic studies of Proterozoic igneous rocks, West Greenland, with implications on the
evolution of the Greenland shield -- 15. Correlations between the Grenville Province and Sveconorwegian orogenic belt — implications for Proterozoic evolution of the southern margins of the Canadian and Baltic Shields -- The
Proterozoic Provinces in South Scandinavia: Geological Evolution and Structure -- 16. The evolution of the South Norwegian Proterozoic as revealed by the major and mega-tectonics of the Kongsberg and Bamble sectors -- 17. Tectonic
environment and age relationships of the Telemark Supracrustals, southern Norway -- 18. Geotectonic evolution of southern Scandinavia in light of a late-Proterozoic plate-collision -- 19. The Mandal-Ustaoset line, a newly discovered
major fault zone in South Norway -- 20. Terrane displacement and Sveconorvegian rotation of the Baltic shield: A working hypothesis -- 21. Proterozoic development of Bohuslän, south-western Sweden -- 22. Late Presveconorwegian
magmatism in the Östfold-Marstrand Belt, Bohuslän, SW Sweden -- 23. The West Uusimaa complex, Finland: an early Proterozoic thermal dome -- The Proterozoic Provinces in South Scandinavia: Geochronology and Geochemistry -- 24.
Geochronological framework for the Late-Proterozoic evolution of the Baltic Shield in South Scandinavia -- 25. Isotope geochronology of the Proterozoic crustal segment of southern Norway: A review -- 26. Neodymium isotope evidence for
the age and origin of the Proterozoic of Telemark, South Norway -- 27. The Rogaland anorthosites: facts and speculations -- 28. Metamorphic zoning in the high-grade Proterozoic of Rogaland-Vest Agder, SW Norway -- 29. Geothermometry
and geobarometry in Rogaland and preliminary results from the Bamble area, South Norway -- 30. Fluid regime in southern Norway: The record of fluid inclusions -- 31. Geochemical constraints on the evolution of the Proterozoic
continental crust in southern Norway (Telemark Sector) -- 32. Geochemical evolution of the 1.6 - 1.5 Ga-old amphibolite-granulite facies terrain, Bamble Sector, Norway: dispelling the myth of Grenvillian high-grade reworking -- 33. A
preliminary study of REE elements and fluid inclusions in the Homme granite, Flekkefjord, South Norway
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Title:Optimization and Design of Geodetic Networks
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Size:1 online resource (606 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-70659-2
Contents:A Review of Network Designs: Criteria, Risk Functions, Design Ordering -- 1. Classification -- 2. Objective Functions -- 3. Solution Methods -- References -- B. Zero Order Design: Generalized Inverses, Adjustment, the Datum Problem
and S-Transformations -- 0.1 Introduction -- 0.2 Notations and Preliminaries -- 1. Generalized Inverses, a Geometric Approach -- 1.1 Characterization of a Set of Linear Equations -- 1.2 A Unique Characterization of an Arbitrary
Generalized Inverse -- 1.3 Right — and Left Inverses -- 1.4 An Arbitrary System of Linear Equations and Arbitrary Generalized Inverses -- 1.5 Transformation Properties and Some Special Types of Generalized Inverses -- 1.6 Summary -- 2.
On S-Transformations -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Coordinates and Datum Definitions -- 2.3 S-Transformations -- 2.4 The Relation with Generalized Inverses -- References -- C. First Order Design: Optimization of the Configuration of a
Network by Introducing Small Position Changes -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Gaußt-Markof Models Not of Full Rank -- 3. Projected Parameters -- 4. Datum Transformations -- 5. Choice of the Datum for a Free Network -- 6. Choice of a Criterion
Matrix for a Free Network -- 7. First Order Design Problem by Introducing Small Position Changes -- 8. Criterion Matrix for the Optimization -- 9. Optimization Problem -- 10. Quadratic Programming Problem -- 11. Linear Complementary
Problem -- 12. Solution of the Linear Complementary Problem -- References -- D. Second Order Design -- 0. An Example -- 1. Three SOD-Approaches -- 1.1 Direct Approximation of the Criterion Matrix, Approach i) -- 1.2 Iterative
Approximation of the Criterion Matrix, Approach ii) -- 1.3 Direct Approximation of the Inverse Criterion Matrix, Approach iii) -- 1.4 Diagonal Design -- 1.5 Approximation Quality -- 1.6 Modification of Approach iii) -- 2. Solution
Methods -- 2.1 Least-Squares Solution -- 2.2 Linear Programming -- 2.3 Nonlinear Programming -- 3. Mean Least-Squares Approximation, Comparison of the Three Approaches -- 4. Directions in the SOD-Problem -- 4.1 Elimination and Group
Weights -- 4.2 Elimination and Individual Weights -- 4.3 Correlated Angles -- 4.4 Extracted Khatri-Rao-Product and Individual Weights -- 4.5 Comparison -- 4.6 Three-Step-Strategy -- 5. Defect Analysis of the Final Equation -- 5.1
Defect Analysis for Distances -- 5.2 Free Distance Networks -- 5.3 Defect Analysis for Directions -- 5.4 Free Direction Networks -- 6. Direct Creation of the Final Equation -- 6.1 Individual Weights -- 6.1.1 Distances -- 6.1.2
Directions -- 6.1.3 Mixed Network -- 6.2 Group Weights -- 6.3 Common Weights for Sets of Directions -- 7. Examples -- 7.1 Example 1 -- 7.2 Example -- References -- E. Third Order Design -- 1. THOD as Instrument in FOD and SOD -- 2.
Mathematical Model for Network Densification -- 3. THOD with Criterion Matrices -- References -- F. Numerical Methods in Network Design -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Optimal Design Problems -- 2.1 Precision Criteria -- 3. Network Design
Strategies -- 3.1 Computer Simulation -- 3.2 Analytical Methods -- 3.2.1 Generalized Matrix Algebra -- 3.2.2 Linear Programming -- 3.2.3 Non-Linear Programming -- 4. Conclusions -- Appendix A: Linear Programming -- Appendix B:
Generalized Matrix Algebra -- Appendix C: Least Squares Techniques -- References -- G. Some Additional Information on the Capacity of the Linear Complementarity Algorithm -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Inequality Constrained Least-Squares
Approximation -- 3. The Linear Complementarity Algorithm -- 4. Examples -- References -- H. Quick Computation of Geodetic Networks Using Special Properties of the Eigenvalues -- I. Introduction -- 2. Iterative Procedures -- 3.
Properties of the Conjugate Gradient Method -- 4. Acceleration of the Convergence by an Approximation with Finite Elements -- 5. Survey of Formulae -- 5.1 Conjugate Gradient Method -- 5.2 Approximation with Finite Elements --
References -- I. Estimability Analyses of the Free Networks of Differential Range Observations to GPS Satellites -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Types of Rank Deficiencies -- 3. Rank Deficiencies of Free Networks Based on Differential Range
GPS Observations -- 3.1 Determination of Station and Satellite Coordinates -- 3.2 Determinations of Station, Satellite and Non-Geometric Parameters -- 4. Estimability Analysis -- 4.1 Patterns of Observations for Moving Stations -- 4.2
General Criteria of Estimability for Subnetwork Design -- 5. Numerical Adjustment -- 6. A-Priori Information in GPS Satellite Networks -- 7. Effect of A-Priori Constraints on the Adjustment Results -- 8. Summary and Conclusions --
References -- J. Optimization Problems in Geodetic Networks with Signals -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Data Analysis and Signals -- 3. Geodetic Networks with Signals -- 4. Different Approaches for the Adjustment of Observations Depending on
Signals -- 4.1 The Deterministic Approach -- 4.2 The Model Function Approach -- 4.3 The Stochastic Approach -- 4.4 Hybrid Approaches -- 5. Zero Order Design with Signals -- 5.1 General Remarks -- 5.2 Three-dimensional Networks -- 6.
Deformable Networks -- 7. Estimability Problems -- 8. Other Optimization Problems -- 8.1 General Remarks -- 8.2 First Order Design -- 8.3 Second Order Design -- 8.4 Third Order Design -- Appendix: Observation Equations of
Three-dimensional Networks -- References -- K. Fourier Analysis of Geodetic Networks -- 0. Introduction -- I. Spectral Methods in Geodesy -- 1.1 Fourier Techniques in Interpolation Methods -- 1.1.1 Step Function “Interpolation” --
1.1.2 Piecewiese Linear Interpolation -- 1.1.3 Quadratic Spline Interpolation -- 1.1.4 Cubic Spline Interpolation -- 1.1.5 Higher and Highest Order Spline Interpolation -- 1.2 Fourier Techniques in Physical Geodesy -- 2. Distributions
and Fourier Transforms -- 3. Leveling Lines, Leveling Networks -- 4. Traverse, Trilateration Networks -- References -- L. Continuous Networks I -- 0. Introduction -- 1. Continuous Networks of First Derivative Type -- 1.1 Networks on a
Line -- 1.1.1 The Fixed Network -- 1.1.2 The Free Network -- 1.2 Networks on a Circle -- 1.3 Variance — Covariance Function of Estimable Quantities -- 1.4 Higher Dimensional Networks -- 2. Continuous Networks of Second Derivative Type
-- 3. Discrete versus Continuous Geodetic Networks -- References -- M. Continuous Networks II -- 0. Introduction -- 1. Elementary Examples: A Single Line Leveling -- 2. On the Conditions for a Continuous Approximation of Network with
some exceptions -- 3. A Planar Circular Leveling Network -- Appendix: A Numerical Comparison Between a Discrete Network and its Continuous Analogue -- References -- N. Criterion Matrices for Deforming Networks -- 0. Introduction -- 1.
Deformation Measures and Their Finite Element Approximation -- 2. The Datum Problems in Estimating Deformation Measures -- 3. Criterion Matrices for Deformation Measures -- 4. Datum Transformation of a Criterion Matrix and the
Comparison of Real Versus Ideal Dispersion Matrices by Factor Analysis -- 4.1 Datum Transformation of a Criterion Matrix -- 4.2 Canonical Comparison of an Ideal Versus a Real Variance- Covariance Matrix -- 4.2.1 The Eigenvalue Problem
for the Matrix A -- 4.2.2 The Eigenvalue Problem for the Matrix B -- 4.2.3 The Eigenvalue Problem of General Type -- 4.3 Observational Equations of a Deforming Network -- References -- O. A Criterion Matrix for Deforming Networks by
Multifactorial Analysis Techniques -- 1. Optimal Versus Improved Design -- 2. Essential Eigenvector Analysis -- 3. Procrustean Transformation -- References -- P. The Analysis of Time Series with Applications to Geodetic Control
Problems -- 0. Foreword -- 1. Notations and Preliminaries -- 1.1 The Object of our Analysis -- 1.2 Prerequisites on Stochastic Processes -- 1.3 Stationarity -- 1.4 The Estimation of the Autocovariance Function -- 1.5 The Estimation of
the Spectral Density -- 2. The Hilbert Space Setting -- 2.1 Basic Definitions -- 2.2 Establishing the Spectral Representation of the Time Series -- 2.3 The World Decomposition Theorem -- 2.4 Causality and Analytical Properties of the
Spectral Functions -- 2.5 The General “Linear” Prediction Problem -- 3. The Autoregressive - Moving Average Processes -- 3.1 Definition of ARMA (p,g) Models -- 3.2 The Covariances of ARMA Processes -- 3.3 The Spectral Densities of ARMA
Processes -- 3.4 The Yule-Walker Estimates and Forecasts -- 3.5 Examples -- 3.6 The Maximum Likelihood and “Least Squares” Estimates -- 3.7 Model Testing -- References -- Q. Quality Control in Geodetic Networks -- 0. Introduction -- 1.
Model Assumptions and Estimation -- 2. Hypothesis Testing -- 3. Reliability -- 4. Precision -- References -- R. Aspects of Network Design -- 0. Introduction -- 1. The Datum Problem for Criterion Matrices -- 2. The Fundamental Design
Problems -- 3. The Canonical Formulation of the Second Order Design Problem with Respect to an S-System -- 4. Review of Optimization Principles -- 5. The “Choice-of-Norm” Problem for Network Optimization -- 6. Transformation of the
Quadratic Program into a Linear Complementarity Problem -- 7. The Optimal Design within Mixed Linear Models -- 8. The Second Order Design and Third Order Design Problem within the Mixed Model -- 9. The Second Order Design Problem
within Mixed Models Admitting a Singular Covariance Matrix = ?ee=?2P+e -- Appendix 1: Criterion Matrices Reflecting Homogeneity and Isotropy -- Appendix 2: Computational Rules for Matrix Products -- Appendix 3: A Review of Reliability
-- References
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Title:Geodetic Refraction Effects of Electromagnetic Wave Propagation Through the Atmosphere
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Date:1984
Size:1 online resource (216 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-45583-4
Contents:A. Overview of Geodetic Refraction Studies -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Challenge -- 3. Organisation -- References -- B. Two Wavelength Angular Refraction Measurement -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theory of the Method -- 3. Instrumental
Methods -- 4. Concluding Discussion -- Appendix: Notation -- References -- C. Effects of Atmospheric Turbulence on Geodetic Interference Measurements: Methods of its Reduction -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Signal-to-Noise Ratio -- 3.
Angle-of-Arrival Fluctuation: Estimation of the Effect -- 4. Linear Interference Measurements: Fluctuation Effect and its Reduction -- Appendix: Notation -- References -- D. Multiple Wavelength Electromagnetic Distance Measurement --
1. Introduction -- 2. Instrument Design — General Principles -- 3. Instrument Design — Engineering Tradeoffs -- 4. Proposed Instrument Design -- 5. Current Instrument -- References -- E. Water Vapor Radiometry in Geodetic Applications
-- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Problem -- 3. Formulation of the Algorithm -- 4. Determination of “Constants” in the Algorithm -- 5. Instrumentation -- 6. Vapor Effects on Baseline Determination -- 7. Summary and Conclusions -- Appendix
A: Notation -- References -- F. Temperature and Humidity Structure in the Lower Atmosphere -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Broad Considerations -- 3. The Atmospheric Surface Layer -- 4. The Atmospheric Boundary Layer -- 5. Surface
Complexities -- Notation -- References -- G. Modelling of Atmospheric Effects on Terrestrial Geodetic Measurements -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Concept of Modelling -- 3. The Atmospheric Turbulence Model -- 4. Integral Models for r? -- 5.
Model Evaluation -- 6. Conclusion -- Appendix A: Notation -- References -- H. Refraction in Geodetic Levelling -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Investigations of Refraction by Kukkamäki -- 3. General Equation for Levelling Refraction -- 4.
Temperature Gradient in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer -- 5. The Holdahl Model for Levelling -- 6. National Geodetic Survey Tests -- 7. Investigations using Angus-Leppan Equations -- 8. Statistical Analysis -- 9. Systematic and Random
Effects -- 10. Conclusions -- Appendix: Notation -- I. Atmospheric Refraction Effects in Time and Latitude Observations Using Classical Techniques -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Expressions for Astronomical Refraction -- 3. Refraction
Problems in VZT, PZT and Astrolabe Observations -- 4. Actual Atmospheric Structure -- 5. Refraction Effects and Meteorological Improvements for Their Corrections -- 6. Concluding Remarks -- References -- J. The Equations of
Electromagnetic Wave Propagation in a Refractive Medium Corotating with the Earth -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Variational Problem -- 3. The Variational Principle of the Wave Equations in an Electromagnetic Medium -- 4. A Discussion of
the Wave Equation in an Earth-Fixed Frame -- Appendix A: Notation -- Appendix B: The Formal Structure of Electromagnetism -- References
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Title:Regional Trends in the Geology of the Appalachian-Caledonian-Hercynian-Mauritanide Orogen
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Date:1983
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Contents:1. Geophysics -- Geophysics and Geological Correlation within the Appalachian-Caledonide-Hercynian-Mauritanide Orogens — An Introduction -- The Paleomagnetic Record of the Appalachians -- Paleomagnetism of Lower Carboniferous
(Tournaisian to Namurian) Volcanic Rocks of New Brunswick, Canada, and its Tectonic Implications -- Gravity and Magnetic Studies of Crustal Structure in Newfoundland -- Compilation of Canadian Magnetic Anomaly Maps: A Status Report --
Gravity Evidence of Crustal Structure in the United States Appalachians -- Crustal Structure of the Scandinavian Peninsula as Deduced by Wavelength Filtering of Gravity Data -- Regional Gravity Trends Associated with the Mauritanides
Orogen (West Africa) -- Geophysical Evidence for the Existence of Mauritanide Structures Beneath the U. S. Atlantic Coastal Plain -- 2. Stratigraphy and Sedimentology -- A Stratigraphic Sketch of the Caledonide-Appalachian-Hercynian
Orogen -- Comments on the Stratigraphic/Structural Evolution of Scandinavia -- Comments on the Stratigraphie Evolution of Morocco -- The Meguma Terrane of Nova Scotia, Canada — an Aid in Trans-Atlantic Correlation -- Relationship
between Precambrian and Lower Paleozoic Rocks of Southeastern New England and other North Atlantic Avalonian Terrains -- 3. Volcanism and Plutonism -- Volcanism and Plutonism in the Caledonides of Scandinavia -- Volcanism and Plutonism
in Britain and Ireland -- Volcanism and Plutonism in the Appalachian Orogen -- Main Features of Volcanism and Plutonism in Late Proterozoic and Dinantian Times in France -- 4. Metamorphism -- Regional Overview of Metamorphism in the
Scandinavian Caledonides -- Metamorphism in the British Caledonides -- Compilation Caledonian Metamorphic Map of Ireland -- A Northern Appalachian Metamorphic Transect — Eastern Townships, Quebec Maine Coast to the Central Maine Coast
-- Realms of Regional Metamorphism in Southern New England, with Emphasis on the Eastern Acadian Metamorphic High -- Metamorphism in the U. S. Appalachians—Overview and Implications -- Main Metamorphic Features of the Paleozoic Orogen
in France -- 5. Deformation -- Proceedings of the Deformation Study Group, Caledonide Orogen Project -- Timing of Deformation in the Scandinavian Caledonides -- Time of Deformation in the British Caledonides -- Deformation in the Irish
Caledonides -- Times Of Deformation In The Canadian Appalachians -- Timing of Orogenic Events in the U. S. Appalachians -- Structural Domains of the Hercynian Belt in Morocco -- Structure of the Mauritanides -- 6. Symposium --
Coticules - A Key to Correlation Along the Appalachian-Caledonian Orogen? -- Metallic Mineral Zonation Related to Tectonic Evolution of the New Brunswick Appalachians -- Evidence for the Allochthonous Nature of the Dunnage Zone in
Central Newfoundland -- Thrusting in the New World Island — Hamilton Sound Area of Newfoundland -- Plate Kinematic Origins of Carboniferous and Offshore Basins of Eastern Canada, with Implications for Taconian and Later Motions --
Early Paleozoic Tectonic Development of Southwestern Newfoundland -- 7. List Of Participants -- 8. Subject Index
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Title:Developments in Geophysical Exploration Methods—3
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Date:1982
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Contents:1. Underground Geophysics of Coal Seams -- 2. Interrelationship of Resistivity and Velocity Logs -- 3. Focused Resistivity Logs -- 4. Gamma-ray Logging and Interpretation -- 5. Acoustic Logging: The Complete Waveform and its
Interpretation -- 6. Electrical Anisotropy: Its Effect on Well Logs -- 7. Borehole Geophysics in Geothermal Exploration -- 8. Measurement and Analysis of Gravity in Boreholes
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Title:Tidal Friction and the Earth’s Rotation II Proceedings of a Workshop Held at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF) of the University of Bielefeld, September 28–October 3, 1981
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Date:1982
Size:1 online resource (348 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-68836-2
Contents:Julius Robert Mayer’s Ideas oil a Theory of Tidal Friction -- Tidal Friction Parameters from Satellite Observations -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Tidal Perturbations on Satellites Orbits -- 3. Global Ocean Tide Models -- 4. Lunar Tidal
Deceleration and Tidal Earth’ Q -- 5. Lunar Laser Ranging Results -- References -- On Some Topical Problems of the Dynamics of the Earth-Moon System -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Earth-Moon Force Function -- 3. The Effect of R?c on the
Earth’s Rotation Dynamics -- 4. Theoretical Non-Tidal Acceleration in the Moon’s Mean Motion on the Basis of Celestial Mechanics and the Non-Tidal Acceleration in the Earth’s Rotation -- 5. Other Phenomena -- 6. Conclusion --
References -- History of the Earth’s Rotation Since 700 B.C. -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Lunar Acceleration (n) -- 3. Analyses of Telescopic Observations: 1620–1978 -- 4. Medieval Fluctuations -- 5. Analysis of Ancient Observations --
6. Geophysical Implications -- References -- Deceleration of the Earth’s Rotation from Old Solar Observations -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Analysis of Solar Tables -- 3. The Length of the Year (Motion Comparison) -- 4. Conclusions --
References -- Long Time Integration of the Moon’s Orbit -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Physical Processes: A Qualitative Analysis -- 4. Conclusion -- Appendix I. The Present Status of the Gravitational Secular Acceleration -- Appendix II.
Precessional Equations -- References -- The Earth’s Non-Uniform Rotation -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Angular Momentum of the Atmosphere -- 3. The Decade Variations in the Length of the Day and Core-Mantle Coupling -- References -- The
Rotation and the Magnetic Field of the Earth -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Weak or Strong Toroidal Fields? -- 3. Electromagnetic Core-Mantle Coupling -- References -- Gravitational Heating of Jovian Satellites by Tidal Friction --
References -- Balance Problems in Tidal Computations -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Theoretical Considerations -- 3. Numerical Estimates -- 4. Conclusions -- References -- The Resonance Behavior of the World Ocean -- 1. Introduction -- 2.
Tidal Resonance and Momentum Transfer -- 3. The Eigen Modes of the Present Ocean -- 4. Conclusions for the History of the Oceans -- References -- Tidal Friction for Times Around the Presence -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Extension of the
Hydro dynamic-Numerical Model -- 3. Results -- 4. Conclusions -- References -- Paleotides Before the Permian -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Method -- 3. Results -- 4. Discussion -- 5. Summary -- References -- On the Reduction in Tidal
Dissipation Produced by Increases in the Earth’s Rotation Rate and Its Effect on the Long-Term History of the Moon’s Orbit -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Ocean Model -- 3. The Astronomical Model -- 4. Results -- 5. Discussion --
References -- A Note on the Variability of Growth Increment Formation in the Shell of the Common Cockle Cerastoderma edule -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Different Types of Growth Patterns -- 3. Material and Method -- 4. Observations -- 5.
Discussion -- References -- Paleogeography and Paleobathymetry: Quantitative Reconstructions of Ocean Basins -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Paleogeographic Reconstructions -- 3. Paleobathymetric Reconstructions -- 4. An Example: The Tertiary
Atlantic Ocean -- References -- Mesozoic and Cenozoic Paleogeographic Maps -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Continental Fits -- 3. Paleomagnetic Orientations -- 4. Convergent Zones -- 5. Conclusions -- References -- Movements of the
Continental Crust and Lithosphere-Aestenosphere Systems in Precambrian Times -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Proterozoic Supercontinent -- 3. The Precambrian a.p.w. Path -- 4. Geophysical Implications of the Precambrian Palaeomagnetic
Record -- 5. Continental Concolidation and Lithosphere Development -- 6. Shelf Seas in Precambrian Times -- References -- Chemical and Isotopic Evidence for the Early History of the Earth-Moon System -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Basalts
from Four Planets -- 3. Correlated Elements -- 4. Chemistry and Formation of Earth and Moon -- 5. Origin of the Moon -- References -- Concluding Remarks
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Title:Principles of Geodynamics
Author(s): Adrian E Scheidegger
Date:1982
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Note:10.1007/978-3-642-68457-9
Contents:1. Physiographic and Geological Data Regarding the Earth -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Geological Evolution of the Earth -- 1.3 Geography of Continents and Oceans -- 1.4 Physiography of Continental Areas -- 1.5 Physiography of Oceanic
Areas -- 1.6 Physiography of Tectonic Features -- 1.7 Physiography of Some Local Features -- 2. Geophysical Data Regarding the Earth -- 2.1 Results from Seismic Wave Propagation Studies -- 2.2 Studies of the Earthquake Focus -- 2.3
Gravity Data -- 2.4 Underground Stresses -- 2.5 Data from Age Determinations -- 2.6 Thermal Data -- 2.7 Electromagnetic Effects -- 2.8 Geochemical Data -- 3. The Mechanics of Deformation -- 3.1 Finite Strain in Rheological Bodies --
3.2 Theoretical Rheology -- 3.3 The Physics of Fracture -- 3.4 Rheology of the Earth: The Basic Problem of Geodynamics -- 4. Geodynamic Effects of the Rotation of the Earth -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Figure of the Earth -- 4.3 The
Rotation of the Earth -- 4.4 Tidal Effects -- 4.5 The Question of Stability of the Earth’s Axis of Rotation -- 4.6 Other Forces Due to the Rotation of the Earth -- 5. Planetary Problems -- 5.1 The Origin of the Earth as a Planet -- 5.2
The Evolution of the Earth as a Planet -- 5.3 Continents and Oceans -- 5.4 Historical Remarks -- 6. Orogenesis -- 6.1 Fundamental Global Tectonic Relationships -- 6.2 Theory of Plate Motions -- 6.3 Other Theories of Orogenesis -- 6.4
Conclusion -- 7. Geotectonics -- 7.1 General Remarks -- 7.2 Theory of Tectonic Features -- 7.3 Theory of the Seismic Source -- 7.4 Boundary Effects -- 7.5 Characteristic Geomechanical Features -- 8. Theory of Some Local Features -- 8.1
Introduction -- 8.2 Boudinage -- 8.3 Theory of Piercement Structures -- 8.4 Theory of Volcanic Effects -- 8.5 Theory of Impact Features -- 8.6 Theory of Contemporary Displacements -- Author Index
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Title:Geoelectromagnetic Investigation of the Earth’s Crust and Mantle
Author(s): Igor I Rokityansky
Date:1982
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Note:10.1007/978-3-642-61801-7
Contents:1 Geoelectromagnetic Fields -- 1.1 Morphology of the Earth’s Electromagnetic Field -- 1.2 Atmospheric Electricity -- 1.3 Conductivity of the Ionosphere -- 1.4 Formation of the Magnetosphere -- 1.5 Magnetospheric Waves and Their
Propagation to the Earth -- 1.6 Conclusions -- 2 Elements of the Theory of Electromagnetic Fields -- 2.1 Fundamental Relations -- 2.2 Electromagnetic Fields in the Spherically Symmetric (and Horizontally Layered) Earth -- 2.3 Impedance
and Other Interpretation Parameters (Response Functions) -- 2.4 Modeling of Geoelectric Fields -- 2.5 Conclusions -- 3 The Inverse Problem -- 3.1 Formulation of Inverse Problems -- 3.2 Solving Procedures of the Trial-and-Error Method
-- 3.3 Improperly Posed Problems and Their Regularization -- 3.4 The Information-Statistical Approach -- 3.5 Direct Inversion. Properties of Response Functions -- 3.6 Approximate Euristic Methods of Inversion -- 3.7 Amplitude-Phase
Layer-by-Layer Interpretation -- 3.8 Nonuniqueness of the Inverse Problem and the Resolving Power of Data -- 3.9 Conclusions -- 4 Global and Regional Geomagnetic Deep Sounding -- 4.1 General -- 4.2 Geomagnetic Variations Described by
Harmonic $$\text{P}_1^0 (\cos \theta ) = \cos \theta$$ -- 4.3 Daily Variations -- 4.4 Global Sounding Curve -- 4.5 Interpretation of Global Sounding Data -- 4.6 Geothermic Interpretation of Global GDS -- 4.7 Regional, Local, and Point
Geomagnetic Deep Soundings -- 4.8 Conclusions -- 5 Magnetotelluric Sounding -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Data Processing for the Impedance Tensor Determination -- 5.3 Interpretation of the Deep Magnetotelluric Sounding Curves at the
Distorting Effect of Surface Lateral Inhomogeneities -- 5.4 Deep MTS Study on Two-Dimensional Structures -- 5.5 Distorting Effects on Three-Dimensional Structures -- 5.6 The MTS in Elongated Depressions -- 5.7 MTS in Shields and
Basement Escarpments -- 5.8 The Conducting Layers as Derived by MTS -- 5.9 Conclusions -- 6 Magnetic Variation Profiling (MVP) -- 6.1 Formation of Anomalous MVP Field -- 6.2 Anomalous Fields over Two-Dimensional Inhomogeneities -- 6.3
Anomalous Fields on Three-Dimensional Inhomogeneities -- 6.4 Integral Relations Between the Components of the Anomalous Field -- 6.5 Observation Data Processing -- 6.6 Methods of MVP Data Interpretation -- 6.7 Principles of MVP Data
Interpretation -- 6.8 Joint MVP and MTS Studies of Conductivity Anomalies -- 6.9 Conclusions -- 7 Electrical Conductivity Anomalies -- 7.1 Coast Effect -- 7.2 Anomalies in Western North America -- 7.3 Crustal Anomalies of the
East-European Platform -- 7.4 Carpathian Anomaly -- 7.5 Classification of Electrical Conductivity Anomalies -- 8 Conclusions -- 8.1 Geoelectric Model for the Earth’s Crust and Mantle Based on the Results of Chapters 3–7 -- 8.2
Geoelectric Methods (Fanselau Approach) -- 8.3 Comparison Between the Three Methods -- 8.4 Strategy of Electromagnetic Data Interpretation -- Appendix Geomagnetic Observatories of World-wide Network -- References
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Title:The Continental Permain in Central, West, and South Europe Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute held at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, F.R.G., 23 September – 4 October, 1975
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Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. The Subvariscan and Variscan Province -- Northern end of European continental Permian — The Oslo region -- A review of the Lower Permian in and around the British Isles -- Outline of the Rotliegend (Lower
Permian) in the Netherlands -- Problems of the continental Permian in the Federal Republic of Germany -- Permian basins in the Bohemian Massif. -- Le Permien et la phase saalienne dans le bassin de Brive (SW de la France) -- Le Permien
en Espagne -- The Permian/Triassic boundary in the continental area of middle Europe -- Summary -- 3. The Verrucano Province -- Austroalpine Verrucano of Switzerland -- Facies zones of the Permian in the Eastern Alps -- Le Permien des
Prealpes Lombardes orientales -- Sedimentation, climate and development of landforms in the post-Hercynian North Tuscany: A contribution -- Geology and petrography of the Verrucano and paleozoic formations of Southern Tuscany and
Northern Latium (Italy) -- Summary -- 4. Occurrences Outside Europe -- The Permian in the near East -- Late variscan nonmarine basin deposits, Northwest Africa: Record of hercynotype orogeny -- General geology and vertebrate
biostratigraphy of the Dunkard Basin -- 5. General Papers on Permian -- Diagenetic origin of continental red beds -- Permian paleogeography and climatology -- The Permocarboniferous basin and range province of Europe. An application of
plate tectonics -- 6. Index
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Call number:SPRINGER-1976-9783642852947:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Electrical Processes in Atmospheres Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Atmospheric Electricity held at Garmisch-Partenkirchen (Germany), 2–7 September 1974
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Date:1976
Size:1 online resource (865 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-85294-7
Contents:Session 1 Ions, Basic Research -- Session 2 Ions, Applied Research: Atmospheric Electricity and Meteorology -- Session 2a Application of Atmospheric Electricity Concepts and Methods to Other Parts of Meteorology/Film on Electric
Fields at the Ground Under a Thunderstorm -- Session 3 Principles and Problems of Instrumentation, Methods of Calibration, Data Handling -- Session 4 Cloud Physics, Non-Convective Clouds and Precipitation -- Session 5 Thunderstorms and
Showers -- Session 6 Global Circuit and Ten-Year Program -- Session 7 Atmosphere-Space Coupling, Solar-Terrestrial Effects, Atmospheric Electricity on Other Celestial Bodies -- Session 8a Physics of Lightning and Sferics Part I --
Session 8b Physics of Lightning and Sferics Part II -- Session 9 Late Additions -- Session 10 Atmospheric Electricity Activities of the Institute for Atmospheric Environmental Research -- Concluding Remarks -- Banquet-Address -- Report
on the Fifth Conference -- Author Index -- Index of Chemicals in Symbols -- Index of Localities and Areas -- Index of Institutes. Agencies. Organizations
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Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Atmospheric sciences , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Atmospheric Sciences , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Call number:SPRINGER-1972-9783642654251:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Satellite Beacons Observations from 1964 to 1970
Author(s): G. K Hartmann
Date:1972
Size:1 online resource (98 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-65425-1
Contents:I. Results from Faraday and Dispersive — Doppler effect measurements -- II. The use of the US Navy Navigation Satellite System (NNSS) for the determination of the ionospheric electron content up to the height of 1100 km -- III. Medium
to high latitude satellite scintillations -- IV. Low angle amplitude scintillations -- V. Summary -- Zusammenfassung -- VI. References
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Series:Mitteilungen aus dem Max-Planck-Institut für Aeronomie : 48
Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Title:Geomagnetic Micropulsations
Author(s): J. A Jacobs
Date:1970
Size:1 online resource (179 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-86828-3
Contents:1 The Earth’s Magnetic Field -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Transient Magnetic Variations -- 1.3 The Magnetosphere -- 1.4 Conjugacy -- References -- 2 The Morphology of Geomagnetic Micropulsations -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Classification
of Micropulsations -- 2.3 Continuous Pulsations (Pc 1) -- 2.4 Continuous Pulsations (Pc 2/3, Pc 4, and Pc 5) -- 2.5 Pulsations with Irregular Forms -- References -- 3 Magneto-Hydrodynamic Waves -- 3.1 Alfvén Waves -- 3.2 The Equations
of Small Hydromagnetic Oscillations -- 3.3 The Dispersion Relation -- 3.4 Theories of Pc Oscillations -- 3.5 Transmission of Hydromagnetic Waves Through the Ionosphere and Magnetosphere -- References -- 4 Theories of the Origin of Pc 1
Pulsations -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 The Structure of the Frequency Spectrum of Pc 1’s -- 4.3 The Cyclotron Instability Process and the Generation of Pc 1’s -- 4.4 Sub Classes of Pc 1’s-Non Linear Theories -- 4.5 Propagation of Pc 1’s
to Lower Latitudes -- References -- 5 Theories of Pc 2–5 and Pi Oscillations -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Toroidal Oscillations -- 5.3 The Excitation Mechanism of Pc 5’s -- 5.4 Theories of Pi’s -- References -- 6 Micropulsations and the
Diagnostics of the Magnetosphere -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Relationship Between Micropulsations, The Solar Wind and the Dimensions of the Magnetosphere -- 6.3 Plasma Densities in the Magnetosphere Determined from Micropulsation
Measurements -- 6.4 Micropulsations Observed in the Magnetosphere -- References
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Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Geophysics , Physics , Geophysics and Environmental Physics , Physical Chemistry
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Call number:SPRINGER-1970-9783642493003:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Dynamics of Geomagnetically Trapped Radiation
Author(s): J. G Roederer
Date:1970
Size:1 online resource (166 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-49300-3
Contents:I. Particle Drifts and the First Adiabatic Invariant -- I.1 The Guiding Center Approximation -- I.2 Uniform Magnetic Field -- I.3 Zero Order Drifts -- I.4 First Order Drifts -- I.5 Second Order Drifts -- 1.6 The First Adiabatic
Invariant -- I.7 Application I: Drift of Particles in the Geomagnetic Equator -- 1.8 Application II: Effect of an Electric Field on the Drift of Equatorial Particles -- II. Bounce Motion, the Second Adiabatic Invariant and Drift Shells
-- II.1 Particle Trapping -- II.2 The Parallel Equation of Motion -- II.3 The Energy Equation -- II.4 Drift Shells -- II.5 The Second Adiabatic Invariant -- II.6 Application I: Particle Drifts in the Dipole Field -- II.7 Application
II: Shell Tracing in a Magnetospheric Field Model -- II.8 Some Other Cases: Near-equatorial Particles Effects of External Forces -- III. Periodic Drift Motion and Conservation of the Third Adiabatic Invariant -- III.1 Drift Shells in
Time-dependent Magnetic Fields -- III.2 The Third Adiabatic Invariant -- III.3 Application I: Influence of a Ring Current Field on Equatorial Particle Drift Paths -- III.4 Application II: Effect of Sudden Compressions and Adiabatic
Expansions of the Magnetosphere -- IV. Trapped Particle Distributions and Flux Mapping -- IV.1 Directional Flux -- IV.2 Flux Relations -- IV.3 Particle Distribution Functions -- IV.4 Application I: Trapped Particle Flux Mapping in the
Inner Magnetosphere B-L Coordinates -- IV.5 Application II: Particle Flux Mapping in the Outer Magnetosphere -- V. Violation of the Adiabatic Invariants and Trapped Particle Diffusion -- V.1 Diffusion Mechanisms -- V.2 Coordinates and
Distribution Functions -- V.3 The Diffusion Equation -- V.4 Application I: Pure Radial Diffusion -- V.5 Application II: Pure Pitch Angle Diffusion in a Symmetric Field -- V.6 Application III: Pure Pitch Angle Diffusion in an Asymmetric
Field -- V.7 Application IV: Simultaneous Radial and Pitch Angle Diffusion -- Appendices -- II. General Expression for the Bounce-average Drift Velocity -- III. Shell Tracing in Absence of External Forces -- IV. Conservation of the
Third Adiabatic Invariant -- V. Conservation of the Magnetic Flux of a Tube of Field Lines Moving with Drifting Particles -- VII. A Different Expression for the Drift Velocity -- VIII. Derivation of the Fokker-Planck Equation --
References -- Subject-Index
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Title:Tables of Ordinary and Extraordinary Refractive Indices, Group Refractive Indices and h’o,x(f)-Curves for Standard Ionospheric Layer Models
Author(s): Walter Becker
Date:1960
Size:1 online resource (108 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-22453-3
ISBN:9783662224533
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Series:Mitteilungen aus dem Max-Planck-Institut für Aeronomie : 4
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