An Introduction to the Chemistry of the Sea by Michael E. Q. Pilson

By Michael E. Q. Pilson

absolutely up to date and increased, this new version offers scholars with an available advent to marine chemistry. It highlights geochemical interactions among the sea, reliable earth, surroundings and weather, allowing scholars to understand the interconnectedness of Earth's approaches and structures and elucidates the massive adaptations within the oceans' chemical atmosphere, from floor waters to deep water. Written in a transparent, attractive manner, the ebook offers scholars in oceanography, marine chemistry and biogeochemistry with the elemental instruments they wish for a powerful realizing of ocean chemistry. Appendices current details on seawater houses, key equations and constants for calculating oceanographic strategies. New to this version are end-of-chapter difficulties for college students to place idea into perform, summaries to permit effortless assessment of fabric and a complete thesaurus. aiding on-line assets contain suggestions to difficulties and figures from the book.

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