DTM-GL Library - Recent Acquisitions

January-February 2003

  The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).

Ashworth, J. R., and M. Brown, eds. High Temperature Metamorphism and Crustal Anatexis. Mineralogical Society Series. London: Unwin Hyman, 1990.

Becker, U., and K. M. Rosso, guest eds. Advances in Oxide and Sulfide Mineral Surface Chemistry. Special issue of Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, Vol. 67, No. 5. New York: Elsevier, 2003.

Ben-Zion, Y., ed. Seismic Motion, Lithospheric Structures, Earthquake and Volcanic Sources: The Keiiti Aki Volume. Special issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 160, No. 3-4. Heidelberg: Birkhäuser Verlag, 2003.

Claudy, N. H., ed. Directory of Geoscience Departments, 2002-2003, 41st edition. Alexandria VA: American Geological Institute, 2002.

Fox, M. Optical Properties of Solids. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Frederickson, J. K., and M. Fletcher, eds. Subsurface Microbiology and Biogeochemistry. New York: Wiley-Liss, Inc., 2001.

Geiger, C. A., ed. Solid Solutions in Silicate and Oxide Systems of Geological Importance. European Mineralogical Union Notes in Mineralogy. Budapest: Eötvös University Press, 2001.

Holdsworth, R. E., et al., eds. The Nature and Tectonic Significance of Fault Zone Weakening. Geological Society Special Publication No. 186. London: The Geological Society, 2001.

Ikeuchi, S., et al., eds. Proceedings of the IAU 8th Asian-Pacific Regional Meeting, Vol. II. Tokyo: Astronomical Society of Japan, 2002.

Jones, Richard A. L. Soft Condensed Matter. Oxford University Press, 2002.

Kennett, J. P., et al. Methane Hydrates in Quaternary Climate Change: The Clathrate Gun Hypothesis. Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, 2003.

Lewin, R. Complexity: Life at the Edge of Chaos, 2nd edition. University of Chicago Press, 1999.

Lomborg, B. The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World. Cambridge University Press, 2001. Gift of Louis Brown.

Lowenstam, H. A., and S. Weiner. On Biomineralization. New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Mac Niocaill, C., et al., guest eds. Paleomagnetism Applied to Tectonics: A Tribute to Rob Van der Voo. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 362, No. 1-4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2003.

Mendillo, M., et al., eds. Atmospheres in the Solar System: Comparative Aeronomy. Geophysical Monograph 130. Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, 2002.

Miller, J. A., et al., eds. Continental Reactivation and Reworking. Geological Society Special Publication No.184. London: The Geological Society, 2001.

National Academy of Sciences, Biographical Memoirs, Vol. 79 and Vol. 80. Washington DC: National Academy Press, 2001. Gifts of Vera C. Rubin.

National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Principles and Application of Collective Dose in Radiation Protection, NCRP Report No. 121. Bethesda MD: 1995.

Nicolis, G., and I. Prigogine. Exploring Complexity: An Introduction. New York: W. H. Freeman and Co., 1989.

Pályi, G., et al., eds. Fundamentals of Life. Paris: Elsevier, 2002.

Schwarzenbach, R., et al. Environmental Organic Chemistry, 2nd edition. Hoboken NJ: Wiley-Interscience, 2003.

Singleton, J. Band Theory and Electronic Properties of Solids. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Snyder, L., and W. Champness. Molecular Genetics of Bacteria, 2nd edition. Washington DC: ASM Press, 2003.

Takanami, T., and G. Kitagawa, eds. Methods and Applications of Signal Processing in Seismic Network Operations. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2003. Gift of Tetsuo Takanami.

Yung, Y. L., and W. B. DeMore. Photochemistry of Planetary Atmospheres. Oxford University Press, 1999.

New CD-ROM Acquisitions

National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Mission to Jupiter, Vol. 23. Pasadena CA: JPL, 2002. Gift of Alan P. Boss.

New Map Acquisitions

National Aeronautics and Space Administration and MOLA (Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter) Science Team. The Topography of Mars, JPL 400-942 A & B (2 map sheets). Pasadena CA: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 2001. Gift of Sean C. Solomon.