Applied Geology

1984 Edition
| Editors: Charles W. Finkl


The Encyclopedia of Applied Geology is an international compendium of engineering geology topics prepared by experts from many countries. The volume contains more than eighty main entries in alphabetical order, dealing with hydrology, rock structure monitoring and soil mechanics in addition to engineering geology. Special topics focus on earth science information and sources, electrokinetics, forensic geology, geocryology, nuclear plant siting, photogrammetry, tunnels and tunnelling, urban geomorphology and well data systems.

Editors and affiliations

  • Charles W.¬†Finkl
    • 1
  1. 1.West Palm BeachUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Van Nostrand Reinhold Company Inc. 1984
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • Print ISBN 978-0-442-22537-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-30842-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1388-4360
  • Series Online ISSN 1871-756X
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Number Of Entries 79
  • About this book
Industry Sectors
Materials & Steel
Oil, Gas & Geosciences

Part of the Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series book series (EESS)