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Earthquake and atmospheric hazards

preparedness studies

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Published by Kluwer in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural disasters -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses,
  • Natural disaster warning systems -- Congresses,
  • Earthquakes -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by M.I. El-Sabh ... [et al.].
    ContributionsEl-Sabh, Mohammed I., 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB5001 .E27 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101-300 p. :
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL347448M
    ISBN 100792350340
    LC Control Number98006567

    With its overarching theme, Extreme Events and Natural Hazards will be of interest and relevance to scientists interested in nonlinear geophysics, natural hazards, atmospheric science, hydrology, oceanography, tectonics, and space weather."--Publisher's website. Contents. Complexity and Extreme Events in Geosciences: An Overview. A natural hazard is a natural phenomenon that might have a negative effect on humans or the l hazard events can be classified into two broad categories: geophysical and sical hazards encompass geologic. An example of the distinction between a hazard and a natural disaster is that the San Francisco earthquake was a disaster, .

    Book Review of "Palaeoseismology: historical and prehistorical records of earthquake ground effects for seismic hazard assessment" F. Guzzetti Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 9, , Full article (PDF, KB). Atmospheric Composition. Earthquake Hazards. Bruce A. Bolt. University of California, Berkeley. Search for more papers by this author. Bruce A. Bolt. University of California, Berkeley. Search for more papers by this author. Book Editor(s): C. Stewart Gillmor. Search for .

    ATMOSPHERIC HAZARDS. Atmospheric hazards include things such as oxygen deficiencies, dusts, chemical vapors, welding fumes, fogs, and mists that can interfere with the bodies ability to transport and utilize oxygen, or that have negative toxicological effects on the human body. Dr. Ramesh P. Singh is a Professor at the Department of Physics, Computational Science, and Engineering in Schmid College of Science, Chapman University, is a member of several national and international societies. From to he was the Editor in Chief of the Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing and since he has been the Editor in .


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