Advances in Geophysics, Volume 45

1st Edition

Hardcover ISBN: 9780120188451
eBook ISBN: 9780080526744
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 16th July 2002
Page Count: 319
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Shape and Microdynamics of Ice Particles and Their Effects in Cirrus Clouds Author: Pao Wang, University of Wisconsin, Madison, U.S.A. Mapping Spatial Variability of the Frequency-Magnitude Distribution of Earthquakes Authors: Stefan Wiemer, Institute of Geophysics, ETH Hoenggerberg, Zurich, Switzerland; Max Wyss, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, U.S.A.


Advances in Geophysics Volume 45 presents two main topics of noted interest to the geophysical community. The first topic is ice particles in the atmosphere. Mathematical descriptions of ice particle shapes, their growth rates, and their influence on cloud development are presented. The second topic is earthquakes and seismological mapping. The authors present their research involving predicting the location and intensity of earthquakes.


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"Should be on the bookshelf of every geophysicist." --Physics Today "This series has provided workers in many fields with invaluable reference material and criticism." --Science Progress "The entire series should be in the library of every group working in geophysics." --American Scientist