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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Fourier transformsas well as useful exercises for students at the end of each chapter. Write a customer review. It gives a comprehensive treatment of the fundamental principles of each major branch of geophysics, and presents geophysics within the wider context of plate tectonics, geodynamics and planetary science.

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A Student’s Guide to Geophyscs Equations. Hard to read, as if it were written by someone who speaks math, not English. Details left out from derivations can be found in the accompanying “Student’s Guide to Geophysical Equation”.

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I tried to use this book as an “updated” textbook for an introductory course on Physics of the Earth second year geophysics major I had to taught.

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His research interests fundamenrals rock magnetism, magnetostratigraphy, and tectonic applications of paleomagnetic methods.

Geophysics is the physics of the Earth. It gives a comprehensive treatment of the fundamental principles of each major branch of geophysics, and presents geophysics within the wider context of plate tectonics, geodynamics and planetary science.

Get to Know Us. From analyzes of Earth’s deepest interior to measurements made from Earth-orbiting satellites, Lowrie shows how geophysical exploration is vitally important in the search for mineral resources, and emphasizes our need to understand the history of our planet and the processes lowr govern its continuing evolution.


Geomagnetism and paleomagnetism; Index. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Seismology and Earth’s internal structure 3.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. The Tectonic Plates are Moving! There are also lots of minor mistakes related to missing terms in several formulae and derivatives.

Gravity and the figure of the Earth 5. Seismology and the internal structure of the Earth; 4. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I particularly like the brief historical accounts that accompany each chapter.

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The Earth as a planet; 2. Get fast, free shipping with Lowyr Prime. Buy the selected items together This item: He explains how analysis of the seismic waves produced in earthquakes reveals the internal structure of the Earth.