Geomagnetism and Palaeomagnetism

Paperback (Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989)
$88.93
BN.com price
(Save 10%)$99.00 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (5) from $73.66   
  • New (5) from $73.66   
Sending request ...

More About This Book

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789401068963
  • Publisher: Springer Netherlands
  • Publication date: 12/31/2013
  • Series: Nato Science Series C: (closed) , #261
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989
  • Pages: 380
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.79 (d)

Table of Contents

Section I. Geomagnetic Secular Variation back to 50 000 years BP.- A Spherical Cap Harmonic Model of the Crustal Magnetic Anomaly Field in Europe Observed by MAGSAT.- Geomagnetic Secular Variation.- Historical Secular Variation and Geomagnetic Theory.- Changes in the Earth’s Rate of Rotation on an El Niño to Century Basis.- Geomagnetic Secular Variation in Britain During the Last 2000 Years.- Detailed Palaeomagnetic Record for the Last 6300 Years From Varved Lake Deposits in Northern Sweden.- The Lac Du Bouchet Palaeomagnetic Record: Its Reliability and Some Inferences About the Character of Geomagnetic Secular Variations Through the Last 50000 Years.- Developments in Cave Sediment Palaeomagnetism.- Evidence for Wave Propagation in the Holocene Palaeomagnetic Field.- Section II. Excursions.- Bruhnes Chron Geomagnetic Excursion Recorded During the Late Pleisene, Albuquerque Volcanoes, New Mexico, U.S.A..- Short Reversal of the Palaeomagnetic Field About 280 000 Years Ago at Long Valley, California.- Section III. Reversals: Observation and Modelling.- Magnetic Polarity Time Scales and Reversal Frequency.- Observations and Models of Reversal Transition Fields.- A Phenomenological Model for Reversals of the Geomagnetic Field.- Deterministic Chaos, Geomagnetic Reversals, and the Spherical Pendulum.- Geomagnetic Polarity Reversals: Can Meteor Impacts Cause Spall Disruption into the Outer Core.- Section IV. Origin and Analysis of Remanence.- Magnetic Bacteria in Lake Sediments.- Magnetization of Sediments and Depositional Environment.- Timing Between a Large Impact and a Geomagnetic Reversal and the Depth of NRM Acquisition in Deep-Sea Sediments.- Tests of Magnetic Properties of New Zealand Pliocene Marine Mudstones.- Some Aspects of the Measurement of Magnetic Anisotropy.- The Magnetism of Ordinary Chondrites and SNC Meteorites: Possible Implications for Ancient Solar System Magnetic Fields.- Section V. Geodynamo Theory.- Geodynamo Theory.- Long-Term Palaeofield Variations and the Geomagnetic Dynamo.- Compositional Convection and the Earth’s Core.- Numerical Models in the Theory of Geomagnetism.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)