Glacier Science and Environmental Change

Glacier Science and Environmental Change

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Glacier Science and Environmental Change is an authoritative and comprehensive reference work on contemporary issues in glaciology. It explores the interface between glacier science and environmental change, in the past, present, and future. Written by the worlda€™s foremost authorities in the subject and researchers at the scientific frontier where conventional wisdom of approach comes face to face with unsolved problems, this book provides: state-of-the-art reviews of the key topics in glaciology and related disciplines in environmental change cutting-edge case studies of the latest research an interdisciplinary synthesis of the issues that draw together the research efforts of glaciologists and scientists from other areas such as geologists, hydrologists, and climatologists color-plate section (with selected extra figures provided in color at The topics in this book have been carefully chosen to reflect current priorities in research, the interdisciplinary nature of the subject, and the developing relationship between glaciology and studies of environmental change. Glacier Science and Environmental Change is essential reading for advanced undergraduates, postgraduate research students, and professional researchers in glaciology, geology, geography, geophysics, climatology, and related disciplines.Maisch, M., Wipf, A., Denneler, B., Battaglia, J. aamp; Benz, C. (2000) Die Gletscher der Schweizer Alpen. ... Malmberg, S.-A. aamp; Jonsson, S. (1997) Timing of deep convection in the Greenland and Iceland Seas. ... Mark, B.G. aamp; Seltzer, G.O. ( 2003) Tropical glacier meltwater contribution to stream discharge: a case study in theanbsp;...

Title:Glacier Science and Environmental Change
Author:Peter G. Knight
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-15


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