By Michael Z. Li, Christopher R. Sherwood, Philip R. Hill
The appliance of multibeam and sediment delivery dimension applied sciences and the adoption of multi-faceted examine methodologies have drastically complicated our realizing of the sedimentary approaches on continental cabinets within the final decade.
This booklet uniquely blends state of the art study and state-of-the artwork assessment articles that take inventory of latest advances in multibeam mapping and sediment shipping applied sciences, spatial research and modelling, and the purposes of those advances to the certainty of shelf sediments, morphodynamics, and sedimentary strategies. Case reviews also are offered to demonstrate the usage of seabed estate and strategy wisdom in habitat mapping and ocean management
With its mixture of papers concentrating on technological advances, integration of shelf morphology and techniques, and the applying of those advances to coastal and ocean administration, this specific e-book quantity will function a milestone reference for pro marine scientists and as complex textual content for college kids in marine geology, sedimentology and oceanography.
This e-book is a part of the International organization of Sedimentologists (IAS) specific Publications.
The specified courses from the IAS are a suite of thematic volumes edited by way of experts on topics of important curiosity to sedimentologists. Papers are reviewed and published to an analogous excessive criteria as these released within the magazine Sedimentology and a number of other of those volumes became typical works of reference.