Map Interpretation For Structural Geologists by Narayan Bose

Map Interpretation For Structural Geologists

byNarayan Bose, Soumyajit Mukherjee

Paperback | July 14, 2017

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Map Interpretation for Structural Geologistsexemplifies various topics, from deciphering topography using contour patterns to interpreting folds, faults, unconformities and dykes. By solving several types of maps, this book gives readers the confidence to solve difficult geologic questions related to map interpretation in the classroom and in the field. Interpreting geological and structural maps is an inseparable part of learning structural geology in the undergraduate curriculum and postgraduate development.

  • Features approximately 30 full-color geological or structural maps and their solutions, from basic to the most complex
  • Includes content appropriate for undergraduate and graduate students and professional geoscientists alike
  • Presents a self-learning guide and teaching manual with minimum instruction required

About The Author

Narayan Bose is a final year Ph.D. student at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, where he did his M.Sc. in Applied Geology (2013). He received B.Sc. (Honors) in Geology from the Presidency College (Kolkata) in 2011 and secured 2nd rank in this program under the University of Calcutta. He is specialized in structural geological ...

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Title:Map Interpretation For Structural GeologistsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:68 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:July 14, 2017Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128096810

ISBN - 13:9780128096819

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Table of Contents

1. Topography 2. Horizontal- and inclined beds 3. Maps with single component 4. Maps with multiple components 5. Map completion 6. Miscellaneous