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This is often the thoroughly up to date revision of the very hot ebook Exploration Seismology. to be had now in a single quantity, this textbook presents an entire and systematic dialogue of exploration seismology. the 1st a part of the ebook seems on the historical past of exploration seismology and the speculation - constructed from the 1st rules of physics. All points of seismic acquisition are then defined. the second one a part of the ebook is going directly to talk about data-processing and interpretation. purposes of seismic exploration to groundwater, environmental and reservoir geophysics also are incorporated. The booklet is designed to provide a finished updated photograph of the purposes of seismology. Exploration Seismology's comprehensiveness makes it appropriate as a textual content for undergraduate classes for geologists, geophysicists and engineers, in addition to a advisor and reference paintings for training pros.

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