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The Geology of the Arab World---An Overview

  • Abderrahmane Bendaoud
  • Zakaria Hamimi
  • Mohamed Hamoudi
  • Safouane Djemai
  • Basem Zoheir

Benefits

  • Provides research articles and important review papers that embrace a wide range of Earth sciences on Arab world geology

  • Educates the public on various aspects of North Africa and Arabian middle east geology

  • Gathers for the first time publications by experts from the East and West regions of the Arab world

Book

Part of the Springer Geology book series (SPRINGERGEOL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. N. Fezaa, J. P. Liégeois, N. Abdallah, O. Bruguier, B. De Waele, A. Ouabadi
    Pages 109-148
  3. B. Henry, M. E. M. Derder, S. Maouche, O. Nouar, M. Amenna, B. Bayou et al.
    Pages 149-166
  4. M. E. M. Derder, B. Henry, S. Maouche, N. E. Merabet, M. Amenna, B. Bayou
    Pages 291-318
  5. Assia Harbi, Amal Sebaï, Mohamed Salah Boughacha
    Pages 341-379
  6. Said Maouche, Youcef Bouhadad, Assia Harbi, Yasmina Rouchiche, Farida Ousadou, Abdelhakim Ayadi
    Pages 381-400
  7. Farida Ousadou, Mourad Bezzeghoud
    Pages 401-426

About this book

Introduction

This book is the result of the work of the first international congress of the ArabGU (Arabian Geosciences Union) which took place in Algiers (Algeria) in February 2016. It presents research articles and review papers on geology of the North Africa and Arabian Middle East . It provides information to the public on various fields of earth sciences and encourages further research in this field in order to attract an international audience.

Keywords

Arab World Geology Geoparks of North Africa North African Geology Economic Geology of the Arab World Mineral Ressources in the Arab World

Editors and affiliations

  • Abderrahmane Bendaoud
    • 1
  • Zakaria Hamimi
    • 2
  • Mohamed Hamoudi
    • 3
  • Safouane Djemai
    • 4
  • Basem Zoheir
    • 5
  1. 1.University of Science and Technology Houari BoumedieneAlgiersAlgeria
  2. 2.Department of GeologyBenha UniversityBenhaEgypt
  3. 3.Faculty of Earth SciencesUniversity of Science and Technology Houari BoumedieneAlgiersAlgeria
  4. 4.Faculty of Earth SciencesUniversity of Science and Technology Houari BoumedieneAlgiersAlgeria
  5. 5.Department of GeologyBenha UniversityBenhaEgypt

About the editors

Prof. Dr. Abderrahmane Bendaoud is a full Professor of Geodynamic, Magmatic and Metamorphic Petrology and Geochemistry at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria. He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU (Arabian Geosciences Union). Abderrahmane has published 30 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.


Prof. Dr. Zakaria Hamimi is a full Professor of Structural Geology at the Department of Geology of Benha University, Egypt. He is a member of the Egyptian Universities Promotion Committee, the Supreme Council for Universities (SCU, Egypt). He is the president of the ArabGU. He has published 23 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals and about 19  textbooks on Earth Sciences (Arabic Edition).

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Hamoudi is a full Professor of Geomapping and Remote Sensing at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria and a visiting scientist at GFZ Potsdam, Germany. He is the president of the Algerian Geophysics Society. Mohamed has published 35 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.



Prof. Dr. Safouane Djemai is a full Professor of Structural Geology and Remote Sensing at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria. He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU. Safouane has published several articles in international peer-reviewed ISI and other journals.



Prof. Dr. Basem Zoheir is a full Professor of Mineralogy & Economic Geology at the Department of Geology of Benha University, Egypt. He have two book chapters published by Nova Science and was a visiting scientist at the USGS (Denver Federal Center), LTU (Sweden), Univ. of Tübingen, TU Clausthal (Germany), Univ. of Geneva (Switzerland), and now a Humboldt fellow at Kiel Univ. (Germany). He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU. Basem has published 30 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.

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