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Seismic Tomography and Mantle Circulation: Proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting Held on 13 and 14 April 1988
Seismic Tomography and Mantle Circulation: Proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting Held on 13 and 14 April 1988
by The Royal Society
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Convection in the Earth's mantle governs the thermal and chemical evolution of the Earth, and hence controls much geological activity at the Earth's surface. Progress in determining the present-day mantle circulation, and understanding how it might have... (read more)

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Earthquake Hazard Evaluation (Pageoph Topical Volumes)
Earthquake Hazard Evaluation (Pageoph Topical Volumes)
by Eiichi Fukuyama
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This book presents a series of numerical simulation studies of the earthquake generation process and the evaluation of the hazards caused by large earthquakes and tsunamis, drawn from three distinct topical areas. First, recent research results on... (read more)

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Earthquake Resistant Design: For Engineers & Architects
Earthquake Resistant Design: For Engineers & Architects
by David J Dowrick
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Earthquake Resistant Design For Engineers and Architects Second Edition David J. Dowrick This is the second edition of a book which has proved useful to large numbers of engineers and architects since it was first published. The author’s aim is to... (read more)

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Vulcan's Fury: Man Against the Volcano
Vulcan's Fury: Man Against the Volcano
by Alwyn Scarth
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Fifteen of the most remarkable volcanic eruptions through the centuries are described in this book, which also uses firsthand accounts to analyze the impact of the eruptions on the people in their paths.100 ilustrations, 30 in color.... (read more)

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Seismic Behaviour of Ground & Geotechnical Structures: Proceedings of Discussion Special Session on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Hamburg, 6-12 September 1997
Seismic Behaviour of Ground & Geotechnical Structures: Proceedings of Discussion Special Session on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Hamburg, 6-12 September 1997
by Pedro S Seco E Pinto
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Containing papers from the Special Technical Session on Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, this volume includes coverage of: zonation maps; liquefaction; side effects; ground motions; slope instability; seismic behaviour of slopes; dikes and dams; and... (read more)

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Earthquake-Resistant Structures: Design, Build, and Retrofit
Earthquake-Resistant Structures: Design, Build, and Retrofit
by Mohiuddin Ali Khan, Ph.d.
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Earthquake engineering is the ultimate challenge for structural engineers. Even if natural phenomena involve great uncertainties, structural engineers need to design buildings, bridges, and dams capable of resisting the destructive forces produced by... (read more)

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Improved Seismic Monitoring-Improved Decision-Making: Assessing the Value of Reduced Uncertainty
Improved Seismic Monitoring-Improved Decision-Making: Assessing the Value of Reduced Uncertainty
by National Resaerch Co
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"Improved Seismic Monitoring - Improved Decision-Making" describes and assesses the varied economic benefits potentially derived from modernizing and expanding seismic monitoring activities in the United States. These benefits include more effective loss... (read more)

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Physics of Asymmetric Continuum: Extreme and Fracture Processes: Earthquake Rotation and Soliton Waves
Physics of Asymmetric Continuum: Extreme and Fracture Processes: Earthquake Rotation and Soliton Waves
by Roman Teisseyre
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The monograph summarizes some fundamental theories of continua, in particular those with defect content, and develops asymmetric theory of continuum; the idea of spin and twist motions, the latter related to the shear axes oscillations, leads to the... (read more)

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Geology & Seismic Stratigraphy of the Antarctic Margin
Geology & Seismic Stratigraphy of the Antarctic Margin
by Alan K Cooper
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Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Antarctic Research Series.The Antarctic Ice Sheet has greatly affected global climate, sea level, ocean circulation, and southern hemisphere biota during Cenozoic times. Much of our understanding... (read more)

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The Earth in Turmoil: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Their Impact on Humankind
The Earth in Turmoil: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Their Impact on Humankind
by Kerry E Sieh
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Writing for a popular audience, the authors describe earthquakes and volcanos from the point of view of scientists investigating their causes and attempting to forecast future activity. Focusing on volcanic and seismic hazards across the U.S., the... (read more)

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The Seismic Analysis Code: A Primer and User's Guide
The Seismic Analysis Code: A Primer and User's Guide
by George Helffrich
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Living With Earthquakes in the Pacific Northwest 1ST Edition
Living With Earthquakes in the Pacific Northwest 1ST Edition
by Robert S Yeats
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 294-302) and index.... (read more)

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Earthquakes and Geological Discovery: A Scientific American Library
Earthquakes and Geological Discovery: A Scientific American Library
by Bruce A Bolt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-221) and index.... (read more)

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Nehrp Commentary on the Guidelines for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings Fema 273
Nehrp Commentary on the Guidelines for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Buildings Fema 273
by Applied Technology Council
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Earthquake Investigations in the Western
Earthquake Investigations in the Western
by Dean Carder
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Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures 2ND Edition
Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures 2ND Edition
by Shashikant K Duggal
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Seismic stratigraphy II :an integrated approach to hydrocarbon exploration
Seismic stratigraphy II :an integrated approach to hydrocarbon exploration
by Orville Roger Berg
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Agadir Morocco Earthquake Feb 29 1960
Agadir Morocco Earthquake Feb 29 1960
by Aisi
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Nehrp Handbook of Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings Fema 172
Nehrp Handbook of Techniques for the Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings Fema 172
by Building Seismic Safety Council
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Prince William Sound Alaska Earthqu Volume 2
Prince William Sound Alaska Earthqu Volume 2
by Fergus Wood
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