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Extreme events and natural hazards : the complexity perspective, A. Surjalal Sharma [and others], editors

Label
Extreme events and natural hazards : the complexity perspective
Title
Extreme events and natural hazards
Title remainder
the complexity perspective
Statement of responsibility
A. Surjalal Sharma [and others], editors
Contributor
Editor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
551.01/511352
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC807
LC item number
.E98 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Geophysical monograph,
Series volume
196
Label
Extreme events and natural hazards : the complexity perspective, A. Surjalal Sharma [and others], editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Complexity and Extreme Events in Geosciences: An Overview -- Earthquakes: Complexity and Extreme Events -- Patterns of Seismicity Found in the Generalized Vicinity of a Strong Earthquake: Agreement With Common Scenarios of Instability Development -- Characterizing Large Events and Scaling in Earthquake Models With Inhomogeneous Damage -- Fractal Dimension and b Value Mapping Before and After the 2004 Megathrust Earthquake in the Andaman-Sumatra Subduction Zone -- Stress Pulse Migration by Viscoelastic Process for Long-Distance Delayed Triggering of Shocks in Gujarat, India, After the 2001 Mw 7.7 Bhuj Earthquake -- Extreme Seismic Events in Models of Lithospheric Block-and-Fault Dynamics -- Investigation of Past and Future Polar Low Frequency in the North Atlantic -- Variability of North Atlantic Hurricanes: Seasonal Versus Individual-Event Features -- Large-Scale Patterns in Hurricane-Driven Shoreline Change -- Precipitation and River Flow: Long-Term Memory and Predictability of Extreme Events -- Extreme Events and Trends in the Indian Summer Monsoon -- Empirical Orthogonal Function Spectra of Extreme Temperature Variability Decoded From Tree Rings of the Western Himalayas -- On the Estimation of Natural and Anthropogenic Trends in Climate Records -- Climate Subsystems: Pacemakers of Decadal Climate Variability -- Dynamical System Exploration of the Hurst Phenomenon in Simple Climate Models -- Low-Frequency Weather and the Emergence of the Climate -- Extreme Space Weather: Forecasting Behavior of a Nonlinear Dynamical System -- Supermagnetic Storms: Hazard to Society -- Development of Intermediate-Scale Structure in the Nighttime Equatorial Ionosphere -- Complex Analysis of Polar Auroras for 1996 -- On Self-Similar and Multifractal Models for the Scaling of Extreme Bursty Fluctuations in Space Plasmas -- Extreme Value and Record Statistics in Heavy-Tailed Processes With Long-Range Memory -- Extreme Event Recurrence Time Distributions and Long Memory -- Dealing With Complexity and Extreme Events Using a Bottom-Up, Resource-Based Vulnerability Perspective
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 371 pages
Isbn
9780875904863
Lccn
2012018176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794838381
  • (OCoLC)ocn828110520
Label
Extreme events and natural hazards : the complexity perspective, A. Surjalal Sharma [and others], editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Complexity and Extreme Events in Geosciences: An Overview -- Earthquakes: Complexity and Extreme Events -- Patterns of Seismicity Found in the Generalized Vicinity of a Strong Earthquake: Agreement With Common Scenarios of Instability Development -- Characterizing Large Events and Scaling in Earthquake Models With Inhomogeneous Damage -- Fractal Dimension and b Value Mapping Before and After the 2004 Megathrust Earthquake in the Andaman-Sumatra Subduction Zone -- Stress Pulse Migration by Viscoelastic Process for Long-Distance Delayed Triggering of Shocks in Gujarat, India, After the 2001 Mw 7.7 Bhuj Earthquake -- Extreme Seismic Events in Models of Lithospheric Block-and-Fault Dynamics -- Investigation of Past and Future Polar Low Frequency in the North Atlantic -- Variability of North Atlantic Hurricanes: Seasonal Versus Individual-Event Features -- Large-Scale Patterns in Hurricane-Driven Shoreline Change -- Precipitation and River Flow: Long-Term Memory and Predictability of Extreme Events -- Extreme Events and Trends in the Indian Summer Monsoon -- Empirical Orthogonal Function Spectra of Extreme Temperature Variability Decoded From Tree Rings of the Western Himalayas -- On the Estimation of Natural and Anthropogenic Trends in Climate Records -- Climate Subsystems: Pacemakers of Decadal Climate Variability -- Dynamical System Exploration of the Hurst Phenomenon in Simple Climate Models -- Low-Frequency Weather and the Emergence of the Climate -- Extreme Space Weather: Forecasting Behavior of a Nonlinear Dynamical System -- Supermagnetic Storms: Hazard to Society -- Development of Intermediate-Scale Structure in the Nighttime Equatorial Ionosphere -- Complex Analysis of Polar Auroras for 1996 -- On Self-Similar and Multifractal Models for the Scaling of Extreme Bursty Fluctuations in Space Plasmas -- Extreme Value and Record Statistics in Heavy-Tailed Processes With Long-Range Memory -- Extreme Event Recurrence Time Distributions and Long Memory -- Dealing With Complexity and Extreme Events Using a Bottom-Up, Resource-Based Vulnerability Perspective
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
vii, 371 pages
Isbn
9780875904863
Lccn
2012018176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794838381
  • (OCoLC)ocn828110520

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