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|Statement||Editor: V. Beloussov. Assistant editor: N. V. Shebalin.|
|Series||Annals of the International Geophysical Year ;, v. 30|
|Contributions||Belousov, V. V. 1907- ed., Shebalin, N. V. ed.|
|LC Classifications||QC801.3 .S6 vol. 30|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 289 p.|
|Number of Pages||289|
|LC Control Number||76020332|
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The fundamentals of seismic wave propagation are developed using a physical approach and then applied to show how refraction, reflection, Price: $ This book is intended as a general text on reflection seismology, including wave propagation, data acquisition, processing, and interpretation and will be of interest to entry-level geophysicists, experts in related fields (geology, petroleum engineering), and experienced geophysicists in one subfield wishing to learn about another (e.g.
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Similar techniques have also successfully been used to study other planetary bodies (planetary seismology), the Sun (helioseismology), and other stars (asteroseismology). Despite obvious differences between stars and planetary bodies, these disciplines share many.
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Analysis of those seismic waves is the basis of most current knowledge about our planet’s interior. Seth Stein and Michael Wysession, two highly regarded seismologists, have written a massive book that is a welcome addition to the handful of Author: Heidi Houston. The book’s nineteen state-of-the-art chapters were written by the most prominent researchers in Europe and address a comprehensive collection of topics on earthquake engineering, as well as interdisciplinary subjects such as engineering seismology and.
However, textbooks to accompany the ever-changing field of petroleum seismology are very limited; Exploration Seismology (Sheriff and Geldart,revised ) is one of the few examples. We hope our book will add significantly to the achievements of Sheriff and Geldart.
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