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Geostatistics for Natural Resources Evaluation (Applied Geostatistics)

 
 
 
 
Geostatistics for Natural Resources Evaluation (Applied Geostatistics)
Author: Pierre Goovaerts
ISBN 13: 9780195115383
ISBN 10: 195115384
Edition: 1
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 1997-09-18
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 496
List Price: $175.00
 
 

This text fulfills a need for an advanced-level work covering both the theory and application of geostatistics. It covers the most important areas of geostatistical methodology, introducing tools for description, quantitative modeling of spatial continuity, spatial prediction, and assessment of local uncertainty and stochastic simulation. It also details the theoretical background underlying most GSLIB programs. The tools are applied to an environmental data set, but the book includes a general presentation of algorithms intended for students and practitioners in such diverse fields as soil science, mining, petroleum, remote sensing, hydrogeology, and the environmental sciences.