Books  Physical Sciences  Earth & Planetary Sciences  Sedimentology & Stratigraphy 

Sedimentary Basins: Evolution, Facies, and Sediment Budget


By: Gerhard Einsele

792 pages, 343 figs, 10 tabs


Hardback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 2 | #108016 | ISBN: 354066193X
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Special Offer Price: £52.99 £89.99 (Save £37.00) $75/€61 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

About this book

&i;'The book is so packed with readable information that it is impossible to do justice to the detail in a short review. Intended for advanced students and professionals, it provides a valuable up-to-date general account'&o; ESRISAT


Types of Sedimentary Basins: Basin Classification and Depositional Environments.- Depositional Systems and Facies Models: Continental Sediments; Coastal and Shallow Sea Sediments (Including Carbonates); Sediments of Adjacent Seas and Estuaries; Oceanic Sediments; Special Depositional Environments and Sediments; Sequences, Minor Cycles and Event Stratigraphy.- Subsidence, Flux Rates and Sediment Budget: Subsidence; Denudation - Solute Transport and Flux Rates of Terrigenous Sediment; Sedimentation Rates and Organic Matter in Various Depositional Environments; The Interplay Between Sediment Supply, Subsidence and Basin Fill.- Basin Evolution: Basin Evolution and Sediments.- Diagenesis and Fluid Flow: Mechanical and Chemical Diagenesis; Hydrocarbons and Coal.- References.- Subject Index.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

British Lower Carboniferous Stratigraphy

NHBS Price: £88.00 $124/€101 approx

Image Analysis, Sediments and Paleoenvironments

NHBS Special Offer Price: £65.99 £112.00 (Save £46.01) $93/€76 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

Sedimentology and Sedimentary Basins: From Turbulence to Tectonics

NHBS Special Offer Price: £30.99 £52.50 (Save £21.51) $44/€36 approx (ends 31/03/2018)

Sedimentary Environments

NHBS Price: £49.95 $71/€57 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194