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Abstract volume Swiss Geoscience Meeting 2017, Davos

Moving Boundaries

Abstract Volume SGM2017 Cover
  1. Structural Geology, Tectonics and Geodynamics
  2. Mineralogy, Petrology, Geochemistry
  3. Palaeontology (merged with 04)
  4. Stratigraphy (merged with 03)
  5. Shale-Gas, CO2 Storage and Deep Geothermal Energy
  6. Progress in assessment of hazards and risks in mountain regions
  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. Environmental Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements
  12. Atmospheric Processes and Interactions with the Biosphere (merged with 13)
  13. Aerosols and clouds in a changing world (merged with 12)
  14. Remote Sensing of the Spheres (merged with 15)
  15. High alpine remote sensing (merged with 14)
  16. Geoscience and Geoinformation – From data acquisition to modelling and visualisation

Authors: Dr Pierre Dèzes, Platform Geosciences
Publishing house: Platform Geosciences
Pages: 553


  • Climatology, Atmospherical Chemistry, Aeronomoy
  • Cryosphere
  • Geoinformatics
  • Geology
  • Geomorphology
  • Geophysics
  • Geosciences
  • Hydrogeochemical cycle
  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydrology, Limnology, Glaciology
  • Hydrospheres
  • Mineralogy
  • Modelling
  • Palaeontology (geosci)
  • Quaternary
  • Remote sensing
  • Tectonics


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