Fractals and Chaos in Geology and Geophysics

ISBN-10: 0521567335

ISBN-13: 9780521567336

Edition: 2nd 1997 (Revised)

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Description: Turcotte relates fractals and chaos to a variety of geological and geophysical applications including drainage networks and erosion, floods, earthquakes, mineral and petroleum resources, fragmentation, mantle convection and magnetic field generation.

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Book details

List price: $110.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 7/13/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 7.75" wide x 10.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

Preface
Preface to the second edition
Scale invariance
Definition of a fractal set
Fragmentation
Seismicity and tectonics
Ore grade and tonnage
Fractal clustering
Self-affine fractals
Geomorphology
Dynamical systems
Logistic map
Slider-block models
Lorenz equations
Is mantle convection chaotic?
Rikitake dynamo
Renormalization group method
Self-organized criticality
Where do we stand?
References
glossary of terms
units and symbols
Answers to selected problems
Index
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