the structural geology text that I have long been waiting for this text truly shows the application of structural geology to real life academic and industry problems. Author: Haakon Fossen, Universitetet i Bergen, Norway “This new edition of Structural Geology has filled in a few gaps in the excellent first edition and the. Cambridge Core – Solid Earth Geophysics – Structural Geology – by Haakon Fossen.
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He has taught undergraduate structural geology courses for over ten years and has a keen interest in developing electronic teaching resources to aid student visualization and understanding of geological structures. Structural Geology by Haakon Fossen. Start reading Structural Geology on your Kindle in under a minute. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Lavishly illustrated in color, this textbook takes an applied approach to introduce undergraduate students to the basic principles of structural geology. It should prove to be a valuable resource for students and instructors alike. Containing numerous end-of-chapter problems, e-learning modules, and with stunning field photos and illustrations, this book provides the ultimate learning experience for all students of structural geology.
There is a good balance between text and figures, and the figures are very good, be it the photos, maps, graphics or principle sketches. Chapter 12 Foliation and cleavage. Topics range from faults and fractures forming near fosseen surface to shear zones and folds of the deep crust.
Fracture and brittle deformation.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Simple Excel files that helps calculating strain parameters for simple shear, subsimple shear, and pure shear are posted here.
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Contains a bunch of pictures, and the book is in color, contain a topic for restoration, something that is not really common on Structural Geology books, I love it for this.
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Chapter 3 Strain in rocks. Here’s how terms and conditions apply. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Cover and chapter image captions. Containing numerous end-of-chapter problems, e-learning modules, and with stunning field photos and illustrations, this book provides the ultimate learning experience for all students of structural geology.
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Chapter 16 Contractional regimes. It will go straight onto my syllabus as the required text.
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Robert Coleman rated it really liked it Jun 08, Be the first to review this item Would you like to tell us about a lower price? His research ranges from hard to soft rocks and includes studies of folds, shear zones, formation and collapse of the Caledonian Orogen, numerical modeling of deformation transpressionthe evolution of the North Sea rift, and studies of deformed sandstones in the western United States. I have since adopted the book for my structural geology lectures.
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