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Abstract Volume Swiss Geoscience Meeting 2015, Basel

Modelling the Earth

Abstract Volume SGM 2015
  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  3. Gemmology
  4. Palaeontology
  5. Stratigraphy
  6. Geothermal Energy, CO2 Sequestration and Shale Gas
  7. Geomorphology
  8. Quaternary environments: landscapes, climate, ecosystems, human activity during the past 2.6 million years
  9. Cryospheric Sciences
  10. Hydrology, Limnology and Hydrogeology
  11. The International Year of Soils: open session on soil security
  12. Biogeochemistry of aquatic and terrestrial realms
  13. Atmospheric Processes and Interactions with the Biosphere
  14. Phenology and seasonality
  15. Earth Observation addressing key Earth System processes
  16. Geoscience and Geoinformation – From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation

Authors: Dr Pierre Dèzes, Platform Geosciences
Pages: 501


  • Geosciences


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