Review of the Main Uncertainties and Risks in Geology

  • György Bárdossy
  • János Fodor
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Abstract

The term of uncertainty is broadly used in science and technology, but it is difficult to define it properly. It is discussed even by theoretical mathematicians as a fundamental term and is defined by them as a lack of certainty in describing an object, a feature or a process.

Keywords

Sedimentation Geochemistry Drilling Convolution Trench 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • György Bárdossy
    • 1
  • János Fodor
    • 2
  1. 1.Member of the Hungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Faculty of Veterinary ScienceSzent Istv\’an UniversityBudapestHungary

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