Advances in Geophysics

Advances in Geophysics

1st Edition - November 25, 2014

Write a review

  • Editor: Renata Dmowska
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128002728
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128003718

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (EPub, Mobi, PDF)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


The critically acclaimed serialized review journal for over 50 years, Advances in Geophysics is a highly respected publication in the field of geophysics. Since 1952, each volume has been eagerly awaited, frequently consulted, and praised by researchers and reviewers alike. Now in its 55th volume, it contains much material still relevant today--truly an essential publication for researchers in all fields of geophysics.

Key Features

  • Contributions from leading authorities
  • Informs and updates on all the latest developments in the field


Graduate students, scientists and engineers of geophysics, physics, acoustics, civil engineering, environmental sciences, geology and planetary sciences

Table of Contents

  • Chapter One. Seismic Tomography and the Assessment of Uncertainty

    • 1. Introduction
    • 2. Nonuniqueness in Seismic Tomography
    • 3. Practical Assessment Methods
    • 4. Case Studies
    • 5. Concluding Remarks

    Chapter Two. El Niño/Southern Oscillation and Selected Environmental Consequences

    • 1. Introduction
    • 2. Fundamentals of El NiÑo/Southern Oscillation
    • 3. What Triggers El NiÑo/Southern Oscillation?
    • 4. El NiÑo/Southern Oscillation in the Past
    • 5. El NiÑo/Southern Oscillation versus Selected Geophysical Processes and Their Predictions
    • 6. Concluding Remarks

Product details

  • No. of pages: 136
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2014
  • Published: November 25, 2014
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128002728
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128003718

About the Serial Editor

Renata Dmowska

Renata Dmowska works in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA, USA.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Advances in Geophysics"