ISBN : 9781632398499
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Earth and Planetary Sciences
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 150.00
Description : Marine geology is an emerging field of study which is highly beneficial in understanding the formation of sea floor and plate tectonics. This field is interdisciplinary in nature as it studies the structure and history of the ocean floor using different branches of study like geophysics, paleontology, etc. It is closely related to physical oceanography. This book is an important source of information as it provides its reader a comprehensive account of marine geology. A number of latest researches have been included to keep the readers up-to-date with the global concepts in this area of study. This book discusses the fundamentals as well as modern approaches of this field. Scientists and students actively engaged in the area of marine geology will find this book full of crucial and explored concepts.
Author's Description :
Suzy Bullock pursued her education in the field of earth sciences and marine science. She serves as a senior professor of marine science (oceanography) in a public research university in New Zealand. She has been the recipient of several prestigious awards for imparting marine science education to over 23,000 students. Bullock serves on the editorial board of leading international scientific journals. She has numerous articles, papers and books to her credit.