Synchrotron-based Techniques in Soils and Sediments
- Balwant Singh, Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.
- Markus Grafe, Senior Research Scientist, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Division of Minerals, Waterford, Western Australia, Australia.
Primary:Geologists; Geomorphologists; Earth Science Professionals in geological mapping agencies, mineral exploration companies; Hydrologists; GIS practitioners and specialists; Landscape Ecologists; Environmental Planners; teachers and academicsSecondary:students in upper level geomorphology classes and soil measurement courses; Graduate students in soil science, quantitative ecology, earth sciences, GIS, and geodetic sciences.
- Published: March 2010
- Imprint: ELSEVIER
- ISBN: 978-0-444-53261-9
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 The Impacts of X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy on Understanding Soil Processes and Reaction Mechanisms
Chapter 2 Practical Application of Synchrotron-Based Hard X-Ray Microprobes in Soil Sciences
Chapter 3 Applications of Microtomography in Soils and Sediments
Chapter 4 Synchrotron Infrared Spectromicroscopy for Studying Chemistry of Microbial Activity in Geologic Materials
Chapter 5 Application of Extended X-Ray Emission Fine Structure Spectroscopy in Soil and Sediments
Chapter 6 Role of Synchrotron Techniques in USEPA Regulatory and Remediation Decisions
Chapter 7 The Rhizosphere: A Synchrotron-Based View of Nutrient Flow in the Root Zone
Chapter 8 Applications of Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Diffraction and X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy to the Understanding of Poorly Crystalline and Metal-Substituted Iron Oxides
Chapter 9 Nitrogen Compounds in Dissolved and Solid Environmental Samples
Chapter 10 Organic Carbon Chemistry in Soils Observed by Synchrotron-Based Spectroscopy
Chapter 11 Macroscale Chemical Properties and X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Soil Phosphorus
Chapter 12 Arsenic Chemistry in Soils and Sediments
Chapter 13 Mercury Biogeochemistry in Soils and Sediments
Chapter 14 Uranium Chemistry in Soils and Sediments