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1. Desertification and Its Control along the Qinghai-Tibet Railway

By Yuguo Liu, Jiufu Luo, Jinxing Zhou and Ming Cui

Part of book: Deserts and Desertification [Working Title]

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2. Model Reference Adaptive Control of Solar Photovoltaic Systems: Application to a Water Desalination System

By Abderrahmen Ben Chaabene and Khira Ouelhazi

Part of book: Solar Radiation - Measurements, Modeling and Forecasting for Photovoltaic Solar Energy Applications [Working Title]

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3. Testing and Validating Instruments for Feedstocks of Mineral Carbonation

By Muhammad Imran Rashid

Part of book: Mineralogy [Working Title]

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1. Comprehensive Monitoring of Wildfires in Europe: The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS)

By Jesús San-Miguel-Ayanz, Ernst Schulte, Guido Schmuck, Andrea Camia, Peter Strobl, Giorgio Liberta, Cristiano Giovando, Roberto Boca, Fernando Sedano, Pieter Kempeneers, Daniel McInerney, Ceri Withmore, Sandra Santos de Oliveira, Marcos Rodrigues, Tracy Durrant, Paolo Corti, Friderike Oehler, Lara Vilar and Giuseppe Amatulli

Part of book: Approaches to Managing Disaster - Assessing Hazards, Emergencies and Disaster Impacts

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2. Monogenetic Basaltic Volcanoes: Genetic Classification, Growth, Geomorphology and Degradation

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology - New Advances in Understanding Volcanic Systems

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3. Phytoremediation of Soils Contaminated with Metals and Metalloids at Mining Areas: Potential of Native Flora

By Paulo J.C. Favas, João Pratas, Mayank Varun, Rohan D’Souza and Manoj S. Paul

Part of book: Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination

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1. Soil Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation

By Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, Mohd. Jamil Maah and Ismail Yusoff

Part of book: Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination

2. The Relationship between Land Use and Climate Change: A Case Study of Nepal

By Pawan Thapa

Part of book: Global Warming and Climate Change

3. The Qatar–South Fars Arch Development (Arabian Platform, Persian Gulf): Insights from Seismic Interpretation and Analogue Modelling

By C.R. Perotti, S. Carruba, M. Rinaldi, G. Bertozzi, L. Feltre and M. Rahimi

Part of book: New Frontiers in Tectonic Research - At the Midst of Plate Convergence

4. P-Wave Teleseismic Tomography: Evidence of Imprints of Deccan Mantle Plume below the Kachchh Rift Zone, Gujarat, India

By Prantik Mandal

Part of book: Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions

5. Contribution of Seismic and Acoustic Methods to Reservoir Model Building

By Jean Luc Mari and Frederick Delay

Part of book: Hydraulic Conductivity - Issues, Determination and Applications

6. Role of the NE-SW Hercynian Master Fault Systems and Associated Lineaments on the Structuring and Evolution of the Mesozoic and Cenozoic Basins of the Alpine Margin, Northern Tunisia

By Fetheddine Melki, Taher Zouaghi, Mohamed Ben Chelbi, Mourad Bédir and Fouad Zargouni

Part of book: Tectonics - Recent Advances

7. Mud Volcano and Its Evolution

By Bambang P. Istadi, Handoko T. Wibowo, Edy Sunardi, Soffian Hadi and Nurrochmat Sawolo

Part of book: Earth Sciences

8. Geologic Characteristics and Production Response of the N5.2 Reservoir, Shallow Offshore Niger Delta, Nigeria

By Prince Suka Momta

Part of book: Sedimentary Processes - Examples from Asia, Turkey and Nigeria

9. Sediment Transport Dynamics in Ports, Estuaries and Other Coastal Environments

By X. H. Wang and F. P. Andutta

Part of book: Sediment Transport Processes and Their Modelling Applications

10. Intermittent Formation, Sedimentation and Deformation History of Cenozoic Forearc Basins along the Northwestern Pacific Margins as an Indicator of Tectonic Scenarios

By Osamu Takano

Part of book: Dynamics of Arc Migration and Amalgamation - Architectural Examples from the NW Pacific Margin