Environmental Physics / Edition 1

Environmental Physics / Edition 1

by Egbert Boeker, Rienk van Grondelle
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471939315

ISBN-13: 9780471939313

Pub. Date: 02/28/1995

Publisher: Wiley

Demonstrates the use of physics for understanding processes in the environment, combining basic principles with their application to important questions in environmental science. Provides students with an awareness of the physics necessary to analyze, prevent or mitigate environmental problems.

Overview

Demonstrates the use of physics for understanding processes in the environment, combining basic principles with their application to important questions in environmental science. Provides students with an awareness of the physics necessary to analyze, prevent or mitigate environmental problems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471939313
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.33(h) x 1.28(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Essentials of Environmental Physics.

Basic Environmental Spectroscopy.

The Global Climate.

Energy for Human Use.

Transport of Pollutants.

Noise.

Spectra and Examples of Environmental Spectroscopy.

The Context of Society.

Appendix A Gauss, Delta and Error Functions.

Appendix B Vector Differentiations.

Appendix C Physical and Numerical Constants.

Index.

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