By John M. Reynolds
The point of arithmetic and physics is intentionally stored to a minimal yet is defined qualitatively in the text. proper mathematical expressions are separated into containers to complement the text. The publication is profusely illustrated with many figures, pictures and line drawings, many by no means formerly released. Key resource literature is equipped in an intensive reference part; an inventory of net addresses for key companies is usually given in an appendix as a important extra resource.
Covers new ideas equivalent to Magnetic Resonance Sounding, managed- resource EM, shear-wave seismic refraction, and airborne gravity and EM techniques
Now comprises radioactivity surveying and extra discussions of down-hole geophysical tools; hydrographic and Sub-Bottom Profiling surveying; and UneXploded Ordnance detection
Expanded to incorporate extra forensic, archaeological, glaciological, agricultural and bio-geophysical applications
Includes additional info on physio-chemical homes of geological, engineering and environmental materials
Takes a completely international approach
Companion site with extra assets to be had at www.wiley.com/go/reynolds/introduction2e
Accessible middle textbook for undergraduates in addition to an amazing reference for professionals
The moment variation is perfect for college kids short of a extensive advent to the topic and is additionally designed for practicing civil and geotechnical engineers, geologists, archaeologists and environmental scientists who desire an summary of recent geophysical equipment appropriate to their self-discipline. whereas the 1st version used to be the 1st textbook to supply this type of finished assurance of environmental geophysics, the second one version is much more a ways ranging by way of suggestions, functions and case histories.
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