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Landform - Structure, Evolution, Process Control

Proceedings

Series: Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences Volume: 115

Edited By: Jan-Christoph Otto

270 pages, 134 col & b/w illus

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Oct 2009 | #182855 | ISBN-13: 9783540757603
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About this book

The book presents a selection of papers given at the International Symposium on Landform - structure, evolution process control, Bonn, June 2007. The meeting brought together senior experts and young researchers from various disciplines working on landform related issues in order to discuss the crucial role played by landform as a boundary surface between atmosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, pedosphere and lithosphere. The book combines introductory/overview papers and case studies.


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Biography

Prof. Richard Dikau has a full professorship at the department of geography. His scientific focus includesthe study of geomorphology, geomorphometry, permafrost research and natural hazards. From 1998--2007 he was the chair of the interdisciplinary research training group 437 "Landform -- a structured and variable boundary layer". Dr. Jan-Christoph Otto works on high mountain geomorphology and sediment budgets. He is a former member of the research training group 437 "Landform -- a structured and variable boundary layer" and graduated within this programme on high mountain sediment storage and sediment budgets.

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