The coverage is thorough and provides an up-to-date overview of current activity.... The editors have succeeded in getting a much more extensive dicussion of the reliability of results than is usually encountered. - Nature; comprehensive and well-illustrated... demonstrates that seismologists, with their internal exploration techniques, are in the process of becoming the 'doctors of the Earth' - Geotechnique; The book, with its well illustrated innumerable case histories of application will prove to be a good reference book...It truly provides a launching pad' to enter the next century - Journal of the Geological SocietyFrom the Publisher:
Although highly theoretical and computer-orientated, seismic tomography has created spectacular images of anomolies within the Earth with dimensions of thousands of kilometers to few tens of meters. These images have enabled Earth scientists working on diverse areas to attack fundamental problems relating to the deep dynamical processes within our planet. Additionally, this technique is being used extensively to study the Earth's hazardous regions such as earthquake fault zones and volcanoes, as well as features beneficial to man such as oil or mineral-bearing structures. This book has been written by world experts and describes the theories, experimental and analytical procedures and results of applying seismic tomography from global to purely local scale. It represents the collective global perspective on the state of the art and focusses not only on the theoretical and practical aspects, but also on the uses for hydrocarbon, mineral and geothermal exploitation. Students and researchers in the Earth sciences, and research and exploration geophysicists should find this a useful, practical reference book for all aspects of their work.
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Descripción Chapman & Hall, Norwell, Massachusetts, U.S.A., 1993. Estado de conservación: As New. Mm 155x240 Volume rilegato di pp. XVII-842, con illustrazioni in bianco e nero, in stato di nuovo. SPEDIZIONE IN 24 ORE DALLA CONFERMA DELL'ORDINE. Nº de ref. de la librería 047125
Descripción Springer. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. 0412371901 Good+; Hardcover; Light-to-moderate shelfwear to the covers; Unblemished textblock edges; The endpapers and all text pages are clean and unmarked; Binding is tight with a straight spine; This book will be stored and delivered in a sturdy cardboard box with foam padding; Medium Format (8.5 9.75 tall); Light purple covers with title in white lettering on a red background; 1993, Springer-Verlag Publishing; 864 pages; "Seismic Tomography: Theory and Practice," by H.M. Iyer & Kazuro Hirahara. Nº de ref. de la librería SKU-T59AL08810105
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Descripción Springer, Norwell, Massachusetts, U.S.A., 1993. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Good. 0412371901 Good+; $20 OFF PRICE WHEN ORDERED!; Contents are tight and clean; corners are rubbed; Ex-Library; Hard Cover; Chapman & Hall; 1993; 0. Nº de ref. de la librería 89862