Advances in Geosciences Volume 9, Solid Earth, Ocean by Wing-Huen Ip

By Wing-Huen Ip

Advances in Geosciences is the results of a concerted attempt in bringing the newest effects and making plans actions with regards to earth and house technological know-how in Asia and the overseas area. the amount editors are all major scientists of their study fields masking six sections: Hydrological technology (HS), Planetary technology (PS), sun Terrestrial (ST), good Earth (SE), Ocean technology (OS) and Atmospheric technology (AS). the most objective is to focus on the clinical matters necessary to the research of earthquakes, tsunamis, atmospheric dirt storms, weather swap, drought, flood, typhoons, monsoons, house climate, and planetary exploration.

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In some recent investigations2,3 the possibility of applying the LSC approach as an inversion tool for the prediction of bathymetry in local and regional scales has been examined, by using marine gravity or gravity derived from altimeter data as the input observable data. The method used in these investigations was based on a two-layer model of the upper crust. The first layer was defined by the ocean bottom topography and the second one by the Moho interface, the discontinuity surface separating crust and mantle.

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