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The Australian continent: a geophysical synthesis

The Australian continent: a geophysical synthesis

Kennett, B. L. N. (Brian Leslie Norman), 1948- author; Blewett, R. S., author; Chopping, Richard, author

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Electronic books.
Published Acton, A.C.T. : ANU Press and Geoscience Australia 2018

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Statement of responsibility: B.L.N. Kennett, R. Chopping and R. Blewett
ISBN: 1760462470, 9781760462468, 9781760462475
Note: Print version record.
Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (v, 133 pages) : illustrations, maps, facsimiles.
Subject: Australia.; Geology, Structural.; SCIENCE / Physics / Geophysics; Surfaces, Deformation of.; Lithosphere.; Geology, Structural Australia.


  1. The Australian Continent: A Geophysical Synthesis; Foreword; Contents; 1. Introduction; 2. Continental Setting of Australia; 3. Radiometry; 4. Magnetics; 5. Gravity; 6. Earthquakes and Stress Field; 7. Seismic Structure
  2. Crust; 8. Seismic Structure: Mantle; 9. Density Structure; 10. Electrical Conductivity; 11. Heat Flow and Temperature; 12. Relations between Fields; 13. Resources and Geophysical Fields; 14. Weathering and Regolith; Bibliography; National Geophysical Datasets; Appendix: Spectral Stabilisation