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By C. Hauck,C. Kneisel

Many learn difficulties in cryospheric technology, reminiscent of international warming-induced permafrost degradation, require information regarding the subsurface, that are imaged utilizing geophysical equipment. This publication is a realistic advisor to the appliance of geophysical recommendations in mountainous and polar terrain, the place the tough atmosphere and nature of the subsurface pose specific demanding situations. It starts off with an advent to the most geophysical tools after which demonstrates their software in periglacial environments via numerous case reports - written through a staff of overseas specialists. the ultimate a part of the ebook offers a sequence of reference tables with commonplace values of geophysical parameters for periglacial environments. This instruction manual is a worthwhile source for glaciologists, geomorphologists and geologists requiring an creation to geophysical thoughts, in addition to for geophysicists missing event of making plans and undertaking box surveys in chilly regions.

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