Filter my results

(70)
ISBN of the Book

Subjects(1833)
Research Interest (784) People(103) Organisations, Groups and Movements(87) Events(62) Time Period(96) Region(305) Material or Process Book or Chapter Title Author or Editor Publication dates

Showing 1-10 of 1833

Sort by:
...

Environmental Fluid Dynamics: A Brief Introduction

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Harindra Joseph

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

The planet Earth is just one of the 1022 planets in the universe, yet it is singularly unique, as it is the only planet known to maintain the precise    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Large-Scale Disasters

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Mohamed Gad-el-Hak

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

The subject of large-scale disasters is broadly introduced in this chapter. Many such disasters involve fluid transport in the oceans and atmosphere a    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Risk Assessment

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
C.L. Winter

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Policy makers, managers, and the public must frequently assess risks to society and the environment caused by catastrophic flows of environmental flui    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Environmental Law

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
J. Paul Patrick

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Any understanding of how fluid dynamics impacts environmental law necessarily must start with a basic understanding of environmental law. This chapter    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Physical Limnology

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Alfred Wüest

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

The interest in physical limnology as a subject of environmental fluid dynamics is threefold: (1) physical processes as an avenue for understanding la    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Microbial and Ecological Fluid Dynamics

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Miki Hondzo

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Microscopic organisms including autotrophs and heterotrophs are integral constituents of aquatic ecosystems and are continuously exposed to a variety    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Micro- and Nano-Scale Flows Relevant to the Environment

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Howard A. Stone

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Fluid dynamics principles are relevant to flow and transport processes at all length scales in the environment, from the natural environment of the at    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Volcanic Flows

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
J.H. Fink

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Volcanic eruptions are spectacular natural phenomena (Figure 16.1) that produce some of the most extreme physical and chemical conditions found on Ear    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Buoyant Outflows to the Coastal Ocean

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
Pablo Huq

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

Buoyant freshwater outflows from rivers, estuaries, or straits that results in extended offshore areas of low salinity waters. The influence of the lo    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview

Hydrodynamics of Coastal Circulation

Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics

Authored by
D. Haidvogel

Print publication date: December 2012
Online publication date: December 2012

The coastal oceans are hydrodynamically very complex. They are forced in many contrasting ways and at multiple space–time scales—for example, by the g    Read more...
 Add to shortlist  Cite Preview
Sort by:
...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We use cookies, see our privacy and cookies policy for more information. If you are okay with cookies click below or continue to browse.