Dynamic Models in Earth-Science Instruction

Dynamic Models in Earth-Science Instruction

by W. H. Yoxall


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521158411
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/21/2011
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; 1. Models; 2. The educational aspects; 3. Validity of demonstration models; 4. General equipment and controls; 5. The rainfall simulator in demonstration; 6. The rainfall simulator in analogue modelling; 7. The flume in instructional contexts; 8. Experiments with the flume; 9. The wave tank; 10. The wind tunnel; 11. Plastic deformation models; 12. Field models; Appendix; References; Index.

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