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By Mark Baskaran (auth.), Mark Baskaran (eds.)

Applications of radioactive and sturdy isotopes have revolutionized our knowing of the Earth and near-earth floor strategies. The application of the isotopes are ever-increasing and our sole concentration is to carry out the purposes of those isotopes as tracers and chronometers to a much wider viewers to be able to be used as strong instruments to unravel environmental difficulties. New advancements during this box stay typically in peer-reviewed magazine articles and accordingly our objective is to synthesize those findings for simple reference for college students, college, regulators in governmental and non-governmental companies, and environmental businesses. whereas this quantity continues its rigor by way of its intensity of information and quantitative info, it comprises the breadth wanted for good selection difficulties and purposes within the environmental sciences. This quantity provides all the more moderen and older functions of isotopes concerning the environmental difficulties in a single position that's conveniently obtainable to readers. This ebook not just has the intensity and rigor that's wanted for academia, however it has the breadth and case reports to demonstrate the application of the isotopes in a large choice of environments (atmosphere, oceans, lakes, rivers and streams, terrestrial environments, and sub-surface environments) and serves a wide viewers, from scholars and researchers, regulators in federal, country and native governments, and environmental businesses.

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