Research Catalog

Mechanics of wind-blown sand movements / Xiaojing Zheng.

Title
Mechanics of wind-blown sand movements / Xiaojing Zheng.
Author
Zheng, Xiaojing, 1958-
Publication
Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2009.

Details

Description
xx, 309 p. : ill. (some col.); 24 cm.
Series Statement
Environmental science and engineering. Environmental science
Uniform Title
  • Environmental science and engineering. Environmental science.
  • Spon's environmental science and engineering series
Subject
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-300) and indexes.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
Wind-blown sand environment -- Flows of the near-surface boundary layer -- Sand motion near the sand bed surface -- Wind-blown sand electrification -- Wind-blown sand flux and its prediction -- Aeolian geomorphology and its simulation -- Aeolian sand ripples -- Aeolian geomorphology and its simulation -- Aeolian sand dunes -- Mechanical analysis on the efficiency of sand prevention methods.
ISBN
  • 9783540882534 (hbk.)
  • 3540882537 (hbk.)
LCCN
^^2009920947