Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets

Written By Anne Hofmeister
Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 November 2019
  • ISBN : 0128189444
  • Pages : 366 pages
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Download or read book entitled Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets by author: Anne Hofmeister which was release on 22 November 2019 and published by Elsevier with total page 366 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets provides a better understanding of the interior of the Earth by addressing the processes related to the motion of heat in large bodies. By addressing issues such as the effect of self-gravitation on the thermal state of the Earth, the effect of length-scales on heat transport, important observations of Earth, and a comparison to the behavior of other rocky bodies, readers will find clearly delineated discussions on the thermal state and evolution of the Earth. Using a combination of fundamentals, new developments and scientific and mathematical principles, the book summarizes the state-of-the-art. This timely reference is an important resource for geophysicists, planetary scientists, geologists, geochemists, and seismologists to gain a better understanding of the interior, formation and evolution of planetary bodies. Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the understanding of the thermal evolution of large planetary bodies, including contributed chapters from leading experts Includes relevant observations of Earth and large-scale heat transfer, a critical review of existing paradigms of the current thermal state of the Earth, and a discussion of heat flow on the other rocky planets Covers macroscopic phenomena as they pertain to deciphering the thermal structure of planetary bodies

Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets

Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets
  • Author : Anne Hofmeister
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 0128189444
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Summary : Heat Transport and Energetics of the Earth and Rocky Planets provides a better understanding of the interior of the Earth by addressing the processes related to the motion of heat in large bodies. By addressing issues such as the effect of self-gravitation on the thermal state of the Earth, the ...

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