By R.N. Hughes,D.J. Hughes,I. P. Smith,A.C. Dale
Ever-increasing curiosity in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to international environmental matters create a requirement for authoritative experiences summarizing the result of fresh examine. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this call for in view that its founding through the past due Harold Barnes greater than 50 years in the past. Its goals are to contemplate, every year, the fundamental components of marine study, returning to them while acceptable in destiny volumes; to accommodate matters of unique and topical significance; and so as to add new topics as they arise.
The beneficial reception and complimentary reports accorded to the entire volumes indicates that the sequence is satisfying a really genuine want. The 53rd quantity follows heavily the ambitions and magnificence of the sooner volumes, carrying on with to treat the marine sciences—with all their a variety of aspects—as a cohesion. actual, chemical, and organic features of marine technological know-how are handled by way of specialists actively engaged in those fields.
The sequence is a vital reference textual content for researchers and scholars in all fields of marine technological know-how and similar matters, and it unearths a spot in libraries of universities, marine laboratories, study institutes and executive departments. it's constantly one of the maximum rating sequence by way of effect think about the marine biology classification of the quotation indices compiled via the Institute for medical Information/Web of Science.
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Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, Volume 53 (Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review) by R.N. Hughes,D.J. Hughes,I. P. Smith,A.C. Dale