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Applied soil physics

soil water and temperature applications

by R. J. Hanks

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil moisture.,
  • Soil temperature.,
  • Soil physics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    StatementR. J. Hanks, G. L. Ashcroft.
    SeriesAdvanced series in agricultural sciences ;, 8
    ContributionsAshcroft, Gaylen L., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS594 .H28
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4411595M
    ISBN 100387094571
    LC Control Number79015172

    A comparison with in situ and remotely sensed data of soil moisture and limitations in using these data for hydrological modeling are also discussed. Part 5 - Creating data bases and models applied to soil physics discusses alternative approaches for modeling water flow and solute transport in the vadose zone. A review of multi-component solute. This book is not, in any case, in total defiance of the Wise Old Man's admonition, for it is not an entirely new book. Rather, it is an outgrowth of a previous treatise, written a decade ago, entitled "Soil and Water: Physical Principles and Processes." Though that book was well enough received at the time, the passage of the years has inevitably made it necessary to either revise and update.

    Division of Physics, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tennoudai, Tsukuba , Japan Interests: nano sciences, nano . Applied Soil Physics: Soil Water and Temperature Applications (Advanced Series in Agricultural Sciences) by Hanks, R.J.; Ashcroft, G.L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    soil structure and soil deformation follow before the three remaining chapters which deal with the more applied aspects of soil physics concerned with soil-water management, the physical environment of roots, and the effect of plants on soil water. The book has three appendices; the first, listing SI units. This introductory textbook on soil physics presents a practical approach to the basic concepts of water and heat flow in the soil matrix. It has been revised and updated in order to consider the Read more.


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