Earthquakes, Tsunamis and Nuclear Risks
by Katsuhiro Kamae (ed.)
Publisher: Springer 2016
Number of pages: 177
This book covers seismic probabilistic risk assessment (S-PRA) and related studies which have become more important to increase the safety of nuclear facilities against earthquakes and tsunamis in the face of the many uncertainties after the Fukushima accident.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Zhenhong Li, Roberto Tomas - MDPI AG
Improved satellite and sensor technologies have contributed to the increased demand for satellite EO data. Earth Observations have been widely used to monitor geohazards, revolutionizing our understanding of how the Earth system works.
by Lawrence Friedl, et al. - NASA
This book celebrates Earth's aesthetic beauty in the patterns, shapes, colors, and textures of the land, oceans, ice, and atmosphere. The book features 75 stunning images of Earth from the Terra, Landsat 5, Landsat 7, EO-1, and Aqua satellites.
by Sid-Ali Ouadfeul (ed.) - InTech
Fractal analysis is becoming a very useful tool to process obtained data from chaotic systems in geosciences. It can be used to resolve many ambiguities in this domain. This book shows the recent applications of the fractal analysis in geosciences.
by Diane E. Boyer, Robert H. Webb - Utah State University Press
In 1923, America paid close attention, as a government party descended the Colorado to survey Grand Canyon. Led by Claude Birdseye, the expedition not only made the first accurate survey of the river gorge but sought to decide the canyon's fate.