The National Geomagnetic Initiative

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This book provides a comprehensive review of geomagnetism and describes the scope of the science and its interdisciplinary importance. It explores a wide range of synergistic linkages in geophysical research and associated applications related to the geomagnetic field, as well as corresponding challenges and opportunities.

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U.S. Geodynamics Committee, National Research Council


1 Front Matter; 2 Executive Summary; 3 Scientific Framework; 4 Scientific Issues and Research Opportunities; 5 Observational Needs and Facilities; 6 Data Management; 7 Communication and Coordination; 8 Appendix A: Topical Working Group Reports; 9 A1: The Magnetosphere, Ionosphere, and Atmosphere; 10 A2: Understanding the Nature and Evolution of the Lithosphere from Magnetic Anomolies; 11 A3: Electromagnetic Induction Studies in the Earth and Oceans; 12 A4: Main Field and Core Processes; 13 B1: Operational Platforms; 14 B2: Data Management Systems; 15 B3: Interagency Communication and Coordination; 16 Appendix C: Workshop Organization; 17 Appendix D: Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Special Names

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780309049771
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9780309049771
  • ISBN10: 0309049776

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