Published: March 1992
Students and professionals should find this to be an excellent reference tool.
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
The material is well presented and illustrated.
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
W.H. Somerton has provided the community of researchers and practitioners of heat transfer in rock with an information-packed and very welcome resource. Researchers in all these fields have undoubtedly encountered the paucity of thermal property data available, and will welcome this book as a source of both hard numbers and experimental procedures. Thermal Properties and Temperature-Related Behavior of Rock/Fluid Systems is a fine addition to the bookshelf of anyone working on thermal analysis of geological systems, particularly fluid-bearing, sedimentary rocks.
Pure and Applied Geophysics