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  • Geotechnical Slope Analysis, 2nd edition

    By Robin Chowdhury, Phil Flentje, Gautam Bhattacharya

    This reference book gives a complete overview of the developments in slope engineering over the last 35 years. Its multi-disciplinary, critical approach and the chapters devoted to seismic effects and probabilistic approaches and reliability analyses reflect the distinctive style of the original.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • GIS

    A Computing Perspective, Third Edition

    By Michael F. Worboys, Matt Duckham, Alexander Klippel

    Following two successful editions, the third edition of GIS: A Computer Perspective has been completely revised and incorporates new chapters. Now included are updates of ontologies, developments in decentralized computing, Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI), and Knowledge Discovery in…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Engineering Tools for Environmental Risk Management

    4. Risk Reduction Technologies and Case Studies

    Edited by Katalin Gruiz, Tamás Meggyes, Eva Fenyvesi

    Self-remediation of industrial brownfields usually is either unsuccessful or not rapid enough due to the extent of the pollution. Engineering intervention is therefore needed in most cases. Future land uses and land users must be known and considered when planning and choosing the best remedial…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Assessing the Accuracy of Remotely Sensed Data

    Principles and Practices, Third Edition

    By Russell G. Congalton, Kass Green

    The field of assessing the accuracy of maps derived from remotely sensed data has continued to develop and mature since the first edition of this book in 1999. The third edition will have all chapters reviewed and updated with any new information available today. It will include a redo of spatial…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • BioGeoBEARS - A Bayesian Approach to Biogeography

    By Nicholas J. Matzke

    Biogeography has been dominated by a “dispersal versus vicariance” debate. Users of computational methods, which included assumptions with respect to this debate, were often unaware of embedded assumptions. "BioGeoBEARS" (BioGeography with Bayesian (and likelihood) Evolutionary Analysis in R…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Forest Management

    Concepts and Applications

    Edited by Ratikanta Maiti, Humberto Gonzalez Rodriguez, SM Jalil, Ch. Aruna Kumari

    This book entails a synthesis of basic concepts and application in various disciplines of forest management, conservation, sustainability and research progress in different countries at global levels. It also presents practical experiences of specialists in few countries on forest management.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Watershed Hydrology, Management and Modeling

    Edited by Abrar Yousuf, Manmohanjit Singh

    This book provides a comprehensive insight of the watersheds and modeling of the hydrological processes. The book will cover the detailed concepts of watershed hydrology and watershed management. The basic concepts of soil erosion and its types, measurement and estimation of runoff and soil loss…

    Hardback – 2018-12-15 
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Astrobiology

    Edited by Vera M. Kolb

    Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life on Earth. This exciting and significant field of research also investigates the potential existence and search for extra-terrestrial life in the Solar System and beyond. This is the first handbook in this…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11 
    CRC Press

  • Groundwater Modeling

    Theory and Applications using Python

    By Mark Bakker, Vincent Post

    This book covers the theoretical aspects of mathematical groundwater models. It is aimed at advanced (under)graduate university students, as well as practicing hydrogeologists. The focus is on the fundamentals of the quantitative methods used to simulate, understand, and investigate groundwater…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    CRC Press

  • Groundwater Contaminant Transport Modeling

    By Venkatesh Uddameri

    Groundwater contamination can present health risks to humans and other ecological receptors. This book introduces the fundamental concepts and principles of contaminant movement in subsurface environments. It presents a quantitative approach and describes the mathematical tools and methods for…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    CRC Press

  • The Analysis of Ecological Data Using R

    By Thomas C. Edwards

    With an emphasis on experimental design and sampling, The Analysis of Ecological Data Using R presents all of the necessary statistical methods along with the ecological background for each problem. Establishing common themes, the text describes a statistical basis for each test with a discussion…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

  • Geostatistical modelling with R

    By Patrick Brown

    This book provides a comprehensive reference for solving scientific problems with the generalized linear geostatistical model (GLGM), with an emphasis on demonstrating the accompanying software through examples. The key features of the GLGM are observed data points being independent of each other…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

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