By B.B.S. Singhal †
Hydrogeology is a topical and starting to be topic because the earth's water assets develop into scarcer and extra susceptible. greater than half the skin zone of continents is roofed with difficult rocks of low permiability.
This booklet bargains comprehensively with the basic ideas for knowing the hydrogeological features of rocks, in addition to exploration options and evaluation. It additionally presents extensive dialogue on structural mapping, distant sensing, geophysical exploration, GIS, groundwater circulate modelling and contaminant shipping, box hydraulic checking out together with tracer checks, groundwater caliber, geothermal reservoirs, controlled aquifer recharge, and assets evaluation and management.
Hydrogeological facets of assorted lithology teams, together with crystalline rocks, volcanic rocks, carbonate rocks and clastic formations were handled individually, utilizing and discussing examples from around the world. it is going to be a useful textual content ebook cum reference resource for postgraduate scholars, researchers, exploration scientists and engineers engaged within the box of groundwater improvement in fractured rocks.
Applied Hydrogeology of Fractured Rocks - moment variation is punctiliously revised and prolonged with a brand new bankruptcy, up-to-date sections, many new examples, and increased and up-to-date references.
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Applied Hydrogeology of Fractured Rocks: Second Edition by B.B.S. Singhal †