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Encyclopedia of geomagnetism and paleomagnetism

Author: David Gubbins; Emilio Herrero-Bervera
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, c 2007.
Series: Encyclopedia of earth sciences series.
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Consisting of more than 300 articles, this is the first single encyclopedia to encompass the fields of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism in a single volume. It details the current state of knowledge  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
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All Authors / Contributors: David Gubbins; Emilio Herrero-Bervera
ISBN: 1402039921 9781402039928 9781402044236 1402044232 9781402048661 1402048661
OCLC Number: 255031398
Description: XXVI, 1054 S. : Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
Contents: Aeromagnetic surveyingAgricola, Georgius (1494-1555)Alfven wavesAlfven, Hannes Olof Gosta (1908-1995)Alfven's theorem and the frozen flux approximationAnelastic and Boussinesq approximationsAnisotropy, electricalAnti-dynamo and bounding theoremsArchaeology, magnetic methodsArchaeomagnetismAuroral ovalBaked contact testBangui anomalyBarlow, Peter (1776-1862)Bartels, Julius (1899-1964)Bauer, Louis Agricola (1865-1932)Bemmelen, Willem van (1868-1941)Benton, Edward R. (1934-1992)Bingham statisticsBiomagnetismBlackett, Patrick Maynard Stuart, Baron of Chelsea (1897-1974)Bullard, Edward Crisp (1907-1980)Carnegie Institution of Washington, Department of Terrestrial MagnetismCarnegie, research vesselCHAMPChapman, Sydney (1888-1970)Coast effect of induced currentsCompassConductivity geothermometerConductivity, ocean floor measurements Convection, chemicalConvection, non-magnetic rotatingCore compositionCore convectionCore densityCore motionsCore originCore properties, physicalCore properties, theoretical determinationCore temperatureCore turbulenceCore viscosityCore, adiabatic gradientCore, boundary layersCore, electrical conductivityCore, magnetic instabilitiesCore, thermal conductionCore-based inversions for the main geomagnetic fieldCore-mantle boundary topography, implications for dynamicsCore-mantle boundary topography, seismologyCore-mantle boundary, heat flow acrossCore-mantle coupling, electromagneticCore-mantle coupling, thermalCore-mantle coupling, topographic Cowling, Thomas George (1906-1990)Cowling's TheoremCox, Allan V. (1926-1987)Crustal magnetic fieldD'' and F Layers of the EarthD'' as a boundary layerD'', anisotropyD'', compositionD'', seismic propertiesDella Porta, Giambattista (1535-1615)DemagnetizationDepth to Curie temperatureDipole moment variationDynamo wavesDynamo, Backus Dynamo, Braginsky Dynamo, Bullard-GellmanDynamo, diskDynamo, GailitisDynamo, HerzenbergDynamo, Lowes-WilkinsonDynamo, Model-ZDynamo, Ponomarenko Dynamo, solarDynamos, experimentalDynamos, fastDynamos, kinematic Dynamos, mean fieldDynamos, periodic Dynamos, planetary and satelliteEarth structure, major divisionsElsasser, Walter M. (?-1991)EM modeling, forwardEM modeling, inverseEM, industrial usesEM, lake bottom measurementsEM, land usesEM, regional studiesEM, tectonic interpretationsEnvironmental magnetismEnvironmental magnetism, paleomagnetic applicationsEquilibration of magnetic field, weak and strong field dynamosEuler deconvolutionFirst-order reversal curve (FORC) diagramsFisher statisticsFleming, John Adam (1877-1855)Fluid dynamics experimentsGalvanic distortionGauss' determination of absolute intensityGauss, Carl Friedrich (1777-1855)Gellibrand, Henry (1597-1636)Geocentric axial dipole hypothesisGeodynamoGeodynamo, dimensional analysis and timescalesGeodynamo, energy sourcesGeodynamo, numerical simulations Geodynamo, symmetry propertiesGeomagnetic deep soundingGeomagnetic dipole fieldGeomagnetic excursionGeomagnetic field, asymmetriesGeomagnetic hazardsGeomagnetic jerksGeomagnetic polarity reversalsGeomagnetic polarity reversals, observationsGeomagnetic polarity timescalesGeomagnetic pulsationsGeomagnetic reversal sequence, statistical structureGeomagnetic reversals, archivesGeomagnetic secular variationGeomagnetic spectrum, spatialGeomagnetic spectrum, temporalGeomagnetism, history ofGilbert William (1544-1603)Gravitational torqueGravity-inertio waves and inertial oscillationsGruneisen's parameter for iron and Earth's coreHalley, Edmond (1656-1742)Hansteen, Christopher (1784-1873)Harmonics, sphericalHarmonics, spherical capHartmann, Georg (1489-1564)HelioseismologyHiggins-Kennedy paradoxHumboldt, Alexander von (1759-1859)Humboldt, Alexander von and magnetic stormsIAGA, International Association of Geomagnetism and AeronomyIdeal solution theoryIGRF, International Geomagnetic Reference FieldInduction arrowsInduction from satellite dataInhomogeneous boundary conditions and the dynamoInner core anisotropyInner core compositionInner core oscillationInner core rotationInner core rotational dynamicsInner core seismic velocitiesInner core tangent cylinderInner core, PKJKPInstrumentation, history of Interiors of planets and satellitesInternal external field separationIonosphereIron sulphidesJesuits, role in geomagnetismKircher, Athanasius (1602-1680)Langel, Robert A. (1937-2000)Laplace's equation, uniqueness of solutionsLarmor, Joseph (1857-1942)Lehmann, Inge (1888-1993)Length of day variations, decadalLength of day variations, long termLloyd, Humphrey (1808-1881)Magnetic anisotropy, sedimentary rocks and strain alterationMagnetic anomalies for geology and resourcesMagnetic anomalies, long wavelengthMagnetic anomalies, marineMagnetic anomalies, modelingMagnetic domainMagnetic field of MarsMagnetic field of SunMagnetic indicesMagnetic mineralogy, changes due to heatingMagnetic properties, low-temperatureMagnetic proxy parametersMagnetic remanence, anisotropyMagnetic shieldingMagnetic surveys, marineMagnetic susceptibility, anisotropyMagnetic susceptibility, anisotropy, effects of heatingMagnetic susceptibility, anisotropy, rock fabricMagnetic susceptibility, low-fieldMagnetization, anhysteretic remanent (ARM)Magnetization, chemical remanent (CRM)Magnetization, depositional remanent (DRM)Magnetization, isothermal remanent (IRM)Magnetization, natural remanent (NRM)Magnetization, oceanic crustMagnetization, piezo-remanentMagnetization, remanent, applicationMagnetization, remanent, fold testMagnetization, thermoremanent (TRM)Magnetization, thermoremanent, in mineralsMagnetization, viscous remanent (VRM)MagnetoconvectionMagnetohydrodynamic wavesMagnetohydrodynamicsMagnetometers, laboratoryMagnetosphere of the EarthMagnetostratigraphyMagnetotelluricsMagsatMain field mapsMain field modellingMain field, ellipticity correctionMantle, electrical conductivity, mineralogyMantle, thermal conductivityMarine controlled source EMMatuyama, Motonori (1884-1958)Melting temperature of iron in the core, experimentalMelting temperature of iron in the core, theoryMicrowave palaeomagnetic techniqueNagata, Takesi (1913-1991)Natural sources for EM induction studiesNeel, Louis (1904-2000)Non-dipole fieldNon-dynamo theoriesNorman, Robert (1560-1585)Observatories, overviewObservatories instrumentationObservatories automationObservatories, intermagnetObservatories programme in AustraliaObservatories programme in the British IslesObservatories programme in FranceObservatories programme in USAObservatories in AntarcticaObservatories in Benelux countriesObservatories in CanadaObservatories in ChinaObservatories in East and Central EuropeObservatories in GermanyObservatories in IndiaObservatories in ItalyObservatories in Japan and AsiaObservatories in Latin AmericaObservatories in New Zealand and the South PacificObservatories in Nordic countriesObservatories in RussiaObservatories in southern AfricaObservatories in SpainOcean, electromagnetic effectsOldham, Richard Dixon (1858-1936)Orsted, Hans Christian (1777-1851)Oscillations, torsionalPaleointensity, absolute, determinationPaleointensity, absolute, techniquesPaleointensity, relative, in sedimentsPaleomagnetic field collection methodsPaleomagnetic secular variationPaleomagnetismPaleomagnetism, deep-sea sedimentsPaleomagnetism, extraterrestrialPaleomagnetism, orogenic beltsParkinson, Wilfred Dudley (1919-2001)Peregrinus, Petrus (c. 1220-?)Periodic external fieldsPlate tectonics, ChinaPOGO (OGO-2, -4 and -6 spacecraft)Polarity transition, paleomagnetic recordPolarity transitionsPole, paleomagneticPotential vorticity and potential magnetic field theoremsPrecession and core dynamicsPrice, Albert Thomas (1903-1978)Principal component analysis in paleomagnetismProject MAGNETProudman-Taylor theoremRadioactive isotopes, their decay in mantle and coreReduction to poleRepeat stationsReversals, theoryRikitake, Tsuneji (1921-?)Ring currentRobust electromagnetic transfer functions estimatesRock magnetismRock magnetism, hysteresis measurementsRock magnetometer, superconductingRuncorn, S. Keith (1922-1995)Runcorn's theoremSabine, Edward (1788-1883)Seamount magnetismSecular variation modelSEDI Seismic phasesSeismo-electromagnetic effectsShaw and microwave methods, absolute paleointensity determinationShock wave experimentsSpinner magnetometerStatistical methods for paleovector analysisStorms and substorms, magneticStress demagnetizationSuperchrons, changes in reversal frequencySusceptibilitySusceptibility, measurements of solidsSusceptibility, parameters, anisotropyTaylor's conditionThellier, Emile (1904-1987)Thermal windTime-averaged paleomagnetic fieldTime-dependent models of the geomagnetic fieldTransfer functionsTransient EM inductionTrue polar wanderULVZ, ultra-low velocity zoneUnitsUpward and downward continuationVariable field translation balanceVerhoogen, John (1912-1993)Vine-Matthews-Morley hypothesisVolcano-electromagnetic effectsVoyages making geomagnetic measurementsWatkins, Norman David (1934-1977)Westward drift
Series Title: Encyclopedia of earth sciences series.
Responsibility: ed. by David Gubbins and Emilio Herrero-Bervera.
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