Cambridge Core – Solid Earth Geophysics – Structural Geology – by Haakon Fossen. the structural geology text that I have long been waiting for this text truly shows the application of structural geology to real life academic and industry problems. “This new edition of Structural Geology has filled in a few gaps in the excellent first edition and the author and publishers are to be congratulated on their efforts .
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Hector Lopez rated it really liked it Jul 08, We wanted to update and add a variety of things; boxes, replacing photos, adding a few illustrations, explaining some things better, etc. Chapter 12 Foliation and cleavage. The collection of animated e-learning modules that is presented here complements the chapters in the textbook. The figures, tables, problems and modules are well introduced and make the structural geology subject enjoyable. Simon Bradbury rated it it was amazing Feb 23, Arrived in great condition.
Great material for understanding structural geology. Contents Chapter 1 Structural geology and structural analysis. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Resource page made for the textbook Structural Geology Cambridge. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. See all 10 reviews. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Key Concepts in Geomorphology. Lavishly illustrated in color, this textbook takes an applied approach to introduce undergraduate students to the basic principles of structural geology.
Ductile shear zones are the results of strain localization in the crust, mostly the middle and lower crust where plastic deformation mechanisms govern.
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Most outstanding, the book provides a balance between soft rock and hard rock, discusses the field’s relevance to basic and fosssen applications, and includes unparalleled illustrations and photos that are critical for instruction and understanding Lavishly illustrated in color, this textbook takes an applied approach to introduce undergraduate students to the basic principles of structural geology.
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Haakon Fossen Structural Geology textbook
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Account Options Sign in. The book provides unique links to industry applications in the upper crust, including petroleum and groundwater geology, which highlight the importance of structural geology in exploration and exploitation geplogy petroleum and water resources.
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His research ranges from hard to soft rocks and includes studies of folds, shear zones, formation and collapse of the Caledonian Orogen, numerical modeling of deformation transpressionthe evolution of the North Sea rift, and studies of deformed sandstones in ofssen western United States. Don’t have a Kindle? Both the book and the accompanying online resources have been etructural with new topics and the animated e-modules are a fantastic extra teaching resource.
Chapter 20 Balancing and restoration.
It should prove to be a valuable resource for students and instructors alike. Chapter 10 Deformation at the microscale.
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