Skip to main content

More titles to consider

Shopping Cart

You're getting the VIP treatment!

Item(s) unavailable for purchase
Please review your cart. You can remove the unavailable item(s) now or we'll automatically remove it at Checkout.
itemsitem
itemsitem

Geophysics

If you like Geophysics eBooks, then you'll love these top picks.
Skip side bar filters
  • Freshwater Ecology

    Concepts and Environmental Applications of Limnology

    by Walter K. Dodds and 1 more

    series Aquatic Ecology
    For this second edition of his acclaimed textbook, Walter Dodds is joined by co-author Matt Whiles to expand and improve the coverage of both basic and applied aspects of freshwater ecology. This student introduction has been developed with the addition of new sections and box features which allow the reader access to more detailed material without distracting from the clear descriptions of the ... Read more

    $112.52 AUD

  • Atlantis the Great Flood and the Asteroid

    by Prescott Rawlings

    Atlantis the Great Flood and the Asteroid examines the evidence for an asteroid impact in early human prehistory which interrupted the progression of human development. It considers whether a large asteroid caused the Earth to shift its axis the Great Flood a Mass Extinction Event and possibly sank the island of Atlantis right where Plato said it was. Clues come from geology physics archeology ... Read more

    $10.74 AUD

  • Black Holes: The Reith Lectures

    by Stephen Hawking

    “It is said that fact is sometimes stranger than fiction, and nowhere is that more true than in the case of black holes. Black holes are stranger than anything dreamed up by science fiction writers.”In 2016 Professor Stephen Hawking delivered the BBC Reith Lectures on a subject that fascinated him for decades – black holes.In these flagship lectures the legendary physicist argued that if we could ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Geology: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself

    by David Rothery

    What processes and physical materials have shaped the planet we live on? Why do earthquakes happen? And what can geology teach us about contemporary issues such as climate change?From volcanoes and glaciers to fossils and rock formations, this user-friendly book gives a structured and thorough overview of the geology of planet Earth and beyond. Geology: A Complete Introduction outlines the basics ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Basics of Geological Remote Sensing

    An introduction to applications of remote sensing in geological mapping and mineral exploration

    by christopher legg

    This new ebook provides an introduction to the basics of remote sensing for geologists and others in the mineral industries. It is aimed at students and professionals, working in geology and mineral exploration, and draws on a lifetime of experience in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. It uses examples from these areas, and is profusely illustrated with abundant links to important publications and ... Read more

    $5.52 AUD

  • How to Dunk a Doughnut

    Using Science in Everyday Life

    by Dr Len Fisher

    Len Fisher is a finalist for the prestigious Global Challenges New Shape prize.Fun, quirky popular science from the winner of an IgNobel Prize for achievements that cannot or should not be reproduced.Science is all around us. In this brilliant, entertaining book, Len Fisher provides scientific answers to familiar questions such as how to boil the perfect egg, how to catch a ball, the physics of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction

    by Bill McGuire

    Life on earth will come to an end. It's just a matter of when. Global Catastrophes: A Very Short Introduction focuses on the many potential catastrophes facing our planet and our species in the future, and looks at both the probability of these events happening and our chances of survival. Coverage extends from discussion of the likely consequences of the current global warming to the inevitable ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • The Global Carbon Cycle

    by David Archer

    series Princeton Primers in Climate
    The Global Carbon Cycle is a short introduction to this essential geochemical driver of the Earth's climate system, written by one of the world's leading climate-science experts. In this one-of-a-kind primer, David Archer engages readers in clear and simple terms about the many ways the global carbon cycle is woven into our climate system. He begins with a concise overview of the subject, and then ... Read more

    $48.39 AUD

  • Geophysical Data Analysis: Discrete Inverse Theory

    MATLAB Edition

    by William Menke

    Since 1984, Geophysical Data Analysis has filled the need for a short, concise reference on inverse theory for individuals who have an intermediate background in science and mathematics. The new edition maintains the accessible and succinct manner for which it is known, with the addition of:MATLAB examples and problem setsAdvanced color graphicsCoverage of new topics, including Adjoint Methods; ... Read more

    $95.36 AUD

  • Where the River Flows

    Scientific Reflections on Earth's Waterways

    by Sean W. Fleming

    The vital interconnections that rivers share with the land, the sky, and usRivers are essential to civilization and even life itself, yet how many of us truly understand how they work? Why do rivers run where they do? Where do their waters actually come from? How can the same river flood one year and then dry up the next? Where the River Flows takes you on a majestic journey along the planet's ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • What Light Through Yonder Window Breaks?

    More Experiments in Atmospheric Physics

    by Craig F. Bohren

    "Informative and engagingly idiosyncratic . . . brings the subject down to earth with offbeat, everyday examples and easy-to-follow experiments. . . . Both professionals and laymen can learn from this book."—The New York Times Book Review"A brilliant collection of intriguing examples of the physics of everyday phenomena, with the examples presented as puzzles."—Discover"A delightful book." ... Read more

    $19.89 AUD

  • The Anatomy of Life & Energy in Agriculture

    by Arden B. Andersen

    The energies in fertilizers and in the cosmos do not often move needles, but they preside over crop production. As this manual makes clear, through learning to tap and use "life-force energy" it is possible to develop food production practices that are both high quality and nondestructive. Dr. Arden B. Andersen begins his work with the premise that 'energy is everything'. Through this axiomatic ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Geostationary Satellites Collocation

    by Hengnian Li

    Geostationary Satellites Collocation aims to find solutions for deploying a safe and reliable collocation control. Focusing on the orbital perturbation analysis, the mathematical foundations for orbit and control of the geostationary satellite. The mathematical and physical principle of orbital maneuver and collocation strategies for multi geostationary satellites sharing with the same dead band ... Read more

    $161.14 AUD

  • Applied Geostatistics with SGeMS

    A User's Guide

    by Nicolas Remy and 2 more

    The Stanford Geostatistical Modeling Software (SGeMS) is an open-source computer package for solving problems involving spatially related variables. It provides geostatistics practitioners with a user-friendly interface, an interactive 3-D visualization, and a wide selection of algorithms. This practical book provides a step-by-step guide to using SGeMS algorithms. It explains the underlying ... Read more

    $54.22 AUD

  • The Physics of Climate Change

    by Lawrence M. Krauss

    'Brilliant and fundamental, this is the necessary book about our prime global emergency' Ian McEwanThe news is full of hotly debated and divergent claims about the impacts and risks of climate change. Lawrence Krauss, one of the world's most respected physicists and science popularizers, cuts through the confusion by succinctly presenting the underlying science of climate change.The Physics of ... Read more

    $14.07 AUD

  • Gravity and Magnetic Exploration

    Principles, Practices, and Applications

    by William J. Hinze and 2 more

    This combination of textbook and reference manual provides a comprehensive account of gravity and magnetic methods for exploring the subsurface using surface, marine, airborne and satellite measurements. It describes key current topics and techniques, physical properties of rocks and other Earth materials, and digital data analysis methods used to process and interpret anomalies for subsurface ... Read more

    $72.04 AUD

  • Paramagnetism

    Rediscovering Nature's Secret Force of Growth

    by Philip S. Callahan

    This book is the culmination of all of Callahan’s previous works and will certainly be his most popular book to date and a classic for years to come. Quite frankly, the author considers this his most important work ever, as he believes an understanding of paramagnetism — and its practical integration into farming — can save agriculture worldwide. In this one, beautiful little book, Callahan lays ... Read more

    $12.27 AUD

  • Acquisition and Processing of Marine Seismic Data

    by Derman Dondurur

    Acquisition and Processing of Marine Seismic Data demonstrates the main principles, required equipment, and suitable selection of parameters in 2D/3D marine seismic data acquisition, as well as theoretical principles of 2D marine seismic data processing and their practical implications. Featuring detailed datasets and examples, the book helps to relate theoretical background to real seismic data. ... Read more

    $207.89 AUD

  • Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis: A Complete Introduction: Teach Yourself

    by David Rothery

    How do volcanoes erupt, what makes earthquakes so destructive, and why do tsunamis happen?Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis answers these questions and more, giving you everything you need to know about these powerful natural phenomena. It covers the plate tectonic background to Earth processes, where magma is made and how it erupts, volcano types, eruption hazards and how they are monitored, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Stratosphere

    Dynamics, Transport, and Chemistry

    by L. M. Polvani and 2 more

    series Geophysical Monograph Series #190
    Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 190.The Stratosphere: Dynamics, Transport, and Chemistry is the first volume in 20 years that offers a comprehensive review of the Earth's stratosphere, increasingly recognized as an important component of the climate system. The volume addresses key advances in our understanding of the stratospheric ... Read more

    $182.99 AUD

  • Field Geophysics

    by Asger Eriksen and 1 more

    series Geological Field Guide #36
    This handy pocket-sized field guide provides practical information and assistance to anyone engaged in small-scale surveys on the ground. Fully revised and updated throughout, the Fourth Edition includes comprehensive updates on the use of GPR and GPS and new sections on surface wave seismics and towed array systems. This has become the standard text in this area for use in the field and the ... Read more

    $43.99 AUD

  • Geochemistry

    by William M. White

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of geochemistry. The book first lays out the ‘geochemical toolbox’: the basic principles and techniques of modern geochemistry, beginning with a review of thermodynamics and kinetics as they apply to the Earth and its environs. These basic concepts are then applied to understanding processes in aqueous systems and the behavior of trace ... Read more

    $82.99 AUD

  • Geomagnetic Observations and Models

    by M. Mandea and 1 more

    series IAGA Special Sopron Book Series #5
    This volume provides comprehensive and authoritative coverage of all the main areas linked to geomagnetic field observation, from instrumentation to methodology, on ground or near-Earth. Efforts are also focused on a 21st century e-Science approach to open access to all geomagnetic data, but also to the data preservation, data discovery, data rescue, and capacity building. Finally, modeling ... Read more

    $161.14 AUD

  • Global Optimization Methods in Geophysical Inversion

    by Mrinal K. Sen and 1 more

    Providing an up-to-date overview of the most popular global optimization methods used in interpreting geophysical observations, this new edition includes a detailed description of the theoretical development underlying each method and a thorough explanation of the design, implementation and limitations of algorithms. New and expanded chapters provide details of recently developed methods, such as ... Read more

    $49.60 AUD