Recent Acquisitions

May-June 2001

 

The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).

 

Alloin, D., et al, eds. Stars, Gas, and Dust in Galaxies: Exploring the Links. ASP Conference Series Vol. 221. San Francsico: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Ambraseys, N. N., and R. D. Adams. The Seismicity of Central America: A Descriptive Catalogue 1898-1995. London: Imperial College Press, 2001.

Barnes, S.-J., et al., eds. Ore-Forming Processes in Dynamic Magmatic Systems. Vol. 39, Part 2 of The Canadian Mineralogist. Québec: The Mineralogical Association of Canada, 2001.

Bergfeld, D., et al., eds. High CO2 Flux Measurements in Volcanic and Geothermal Areas, Methodologies and Results. Special issue of Chemical Geology, Vol. 177, Nos. 1-2. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2001.

Blackburn, W. H., and W. H. Dennen. Encyclopedia of Mineral Names. Canadian Mineralogist Special Publication 1. Ottawa, Ontario: 1997.

Canil, D., et al., eds. Phase Equilibria in Basaltic Systems. Vol. 39, Part 2 of The Canadian Mineralogist. Québec: The Mineralogical Association of Canada, 2001.

Cattermole, P. Mars: The Mystery Unfolds. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Cloetingh, S., et al., eds. Basin Dynamics and Basin Fill: Models and Constraints, Part II. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 324, No. 4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2000.

Courteau, S., et al., eds. Cosmic Flows 1999: Towards an Understanding of Large Scale Structure. ASP Conference Series Vol. 201. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Cressie, N. A. C. Statistics for Spatial Data, revised edition. New York: Wiley-Interscience, 1993.

Cygan, R. T., and J. D. Kubicki, eds. Molecular Modeling Theory: Applications in the Geosciences. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry Vol. 42. Washington DC: Mineralogical Society of America, 2001.

Fiske, P. S. Put Your Science to Work: The Take-Charge Career Guide for Scientists. Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, 2001.

Garzón, F., et al, eds. Disks, Planetesimals, and Planets. ASP Conference Series Vol. 219. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Goodfriend, G. A., et al., eds. Perpectives in Amino Acid and Protein Geochemistry. Oxford University Press, 2000.

Griffith, C. A., and M. S. Marley, eds. From Giant Planets to Cool Stars. ASP Conference Series Vol. 212. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Hancock, P. L., and B. J. Skinner, eds. The Oxford Companion to the Earth. Oxford University Press, 2000.

Hazen, R. M., and R. T. Downs, eds. High-Temperatuare and High-Pressure Crystal Chemistry. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry Vol. 41. Washington DC: Mineralogical Society of America, 2000.

Horikoshi, K., and W. D. Grant, eds. Extremophiles: Microbial Life in Extreme Environments. New York: Wiley-Liss Inc., 1998.

Kraan-Korteweg, R. C., et al., eds. Mapping the Hidden Universe: The Universe Behind the Milky Way/The Universe in HI. ASP Conference Series Vol. 218. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Lallemand, S., et al., eds. Active Subduction and Collision in Southeast Asia (SEASIA). Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 333, Nos. 1-2. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2001.

Lemarchand, G. A., and K. J. Meech, eds. Bioastronomy ’99: A New Era in Bioastronomy. ASP Conference Series Vol. 213. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Liou, J., and S. Banno, eds. Petrotectonic Characteristics of the Kokchetav Massif, Northern Kazakhstan. Volume 9, No. 3 of The Island Arc. Carlton, Australia: Blackwell Science Asia, 2000.

Lewis, J. S. Physics and Chemistry of the Solar System, revised edition. San Diego: Academic Press, 1997.

Marshall, C. P., and R. W. Fairbridge, eds. Encyclopedia of Geochemistry. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1999. Gift of Paul and Carolyn Kokulis.

McRee, D. E. Practical Protein Crystallography, 2nd edition. San Diego: Academic Press, 1999.

Richards, M., et al., eds. The History and Dynamics of Global Plate Motions. Geophysical Monograph 121. Washington DC: American Geophysical Union, 2000.

Sato, H., and M. C. Fehler. Seismic Wave Propagation and Scattering in the Heterogenous Earth. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1998.

Space Studies Board, National Research Council. Size Limits of Very Small Microorganisms. Proceedings of a Workshop held October 22-23, 1998 at the National Academy of Sciences. Washington DC: National Academy Press, 1999.

Szabados, L., and D. W. Kurtz, eds. The Impact of Large-Scale Surveys on Pulsating Star Research. IAU Colloquium 176. ASP Conference Series Vol. 203. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 2000.

Teisseyre, R., and E. Majewski, eds. Earthquake Thermodynamics and Phase Transformations in the Earth’s Interior. San Diego: Academic Press, 2001.

Unwin, S., and R. Stachnik, eds. Working on the Fringe: Optical and IR Interferometry from Ground and Space. ASP Conference Series Vol. 194. San Francisco: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1999.

Van der Hilst, R. D., and W. F. McDonough, eds. Composition, Deep Structure, and Evolution of Continents. Special issue of Lithos, Vol. 48. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science, 1999.

Wills, C., and J. Bada. The Spark of Life: Darwin and the Primeval Soup. Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing, 2000.

Wilks, E., and J. Wilks. Properties and Applications of Diamond. Oxford: Butterworth Heineman Ltd., 1991.

 

New CD-Rom Acquisitions

Goldschmidt 2000: Abstracts and Programme, held September 3-8, 2000 at Oxford. Journal of Conference Abstracts, Vol. 5, No. 2. Cambridge Publications, 2000.

Hatten S. Yoder, Jr. Collected Papers, 1950-2000. Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 2001.

Topo USA, Version 3.0. Topographic maps of the entire United States on seven CDs, with booklet. Yarmouth, ME: DeLorme, 2001.

 

New Serial Acquisition

Science in China (Scientia Sinica), Series D: Earth Sciences. Beginning with Vol. 43, No. 6, 2000. Beijing: Chinese Academy of Sciences.