This second edition of Fundamentals of Geophysics has been completely revised and updated, and is the ideal WILLIAM LOWRIE. Swiss Federal Institute of. This unique textbook presents a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of geophysics. Unlike most geophysics textbooks, it combines both the . Fundamentals of Geophysics by William Lowrie, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism; Index. William Lowrie simplifies the maths to about second-year degree level Review quote ‘This superb textbook manages to bear the weight of the complex mathematics associated with the study of the Earth’s surface and interior. Basic principles are explained with the aid of numerous figures and step-by-step mathematical treatments, and geohysics geophysical results are illustrated with examples from the scientific literature.
Og Azouz rated it it was amazing Nov 12, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. After placing the Earth in the context of the solar system, he describes each major branch of geophysics: Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. This new edition also includes review questions at the end of each chapter lowrke help assess the reader’s understanding of the topics covered and quantitative exercises for more thorough evaluation. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of I have recommended the first edition Asis Kar rated it it was amazing Feb 12, Free5ammar fundanentals it it was amazing Nov 03, Gravity and the figure of the Earth; 3.
It is particularly useful for the quality and up-to-date nature of its diagrams and illustrations, and will serve as a helpful text in teaching students.
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The Earth as a planet; 2. This unique textbook presents a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of geophysics.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. Nale rated it liked it Dec 27, I have already found it helpful in teaching second-year geology students and have no doubt that it will be a useful reference book for undergraduates.
Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive? Refresh and try again. Table of contents Preface; 1. Mike Whitney rated it it was amazing Nov 06, This will be a useful book for its target audience of undergraduates in earth science who need an understanding of how geophysics may be used to help understand the Earth.
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Tarek Aziz rated it really liked it Sep 27, Each chapter begins with a summary of geophysis basic physical principles, and a brief account of each topic’s fundamentsls evolution.
Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism; 6. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Pitched at a level between introductory and advanced texts, the book will satisfy the needs of intermediate-level earth science students from a variety of backgrounds, while at the same time preparing geophysics majors for continued study to a higher level.