By Harry Vereecken, Andrew Binley, Giorgio Cassiani, André Revil, Konstantin Titov
This e-book specializes in how hydrogeophysical tools may be utilized to unravel difficulties dealing with environmental engineers, geophysicists, agronomists, hydrologists, soil scientists and hydrogeologists. We current purposes of hydrogeophysical how to the certainty of hydrological strategies and environmental difficulties facing the circulate of water and the shipping of solutes and contaminants. the vast majority of the ebook is equipped as a chain of process-driven chapters, every one authored by way of major specialists. components lined contain: infiltration and solute delivery strategies, biogeochemical functioning of soil-water platforms, coastal groundwater interactions, chilly quarter hydrology, engineered limitations and landfill approaches. additionally, the booklet deals perception into the improvement of recent info fusion methodologies, of worth to many hydrogeophysical investigations, and offers an account how the quickly constructing self-potential method can provide invaluable information regarding water fluxes and hydrochemical states in the subsurface.
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Applied Hydrogeophysics by Harry Vereecken, Andrew Binley, Giorgio Cassiani, André Revil, Konstantin Titov