Atlas Of Structural Geology by Soumyajit MukherjeeAtlas Of Structural Geology by Soumyajit Mukherjee

Atlas Of Structural Geology

bySoumyajit MukherjeeEditorSoumyajit Mukherjee

Hardcover | June 15, 2015

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Atlas of Structural Geologyfeatures a broad and inclusive range of high-quality meso- and micro-scale full-color photographs, descriptions, and captions related to the deformation of rocks and geologic structures.

It is a multi-contributed, comprehensive reference that includes submissions from many of the world's leading structural geologists, making it the most thorough and comprehensive reference available to the scientific community. All types of structures are featured, including structures related to ductile and brittle shear zones, sigma- and delta-structures, mineral fish, duplexes and trapezoids, shear related folds, and flanking structures in meso- and micro-scales. A stunning collection of the world's most beautiful and arresting geologic structures, theAtlas of Structural Geologyis the ideal aid in the retention of key concepts in geology.

  • Presents more than 250 top-quality, full-color photographs contributed by the world's most respected structural geologists
  • Features a broad range of morphological variations of geologic structures, making it the most up-to-date and inclusive reference of its kind
  • Edited by a structural geologist with 14 years of experience in related research and instruction
  • Aids researchers in developing mathematical and analogue models on the peculiarity and uniqueness of the world's most iconic structures
Soumyajit Mukherjee is a Professor in the Department of Earth Sciences at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India. He received his Ph.D. degree in Geology and M.Tech. in Applied Geology from IIT Roorkee in 2007 and 2002, respectively. He did his B.Sc. with Geology (Honors) from Presidency College (Kolkata) in 1999. He was a re...
Title:Atlas Of Structural GeologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:200 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:June 15, 2015Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0124201520

ISBN - 13:9780124201521


Table of Contents

1. Folds

2. Ductile Shear Zones

3. Brittle Faults

4. Boudins and Mullions

5. Cross-cutting Veins

6. Various Structures