Springer Geology

The Geology of the Arab World---An Overview

Editors: Bendaoud, A., Hamimi, Z., Hamoudi, M., Djemai, S., Zoheir, B. (Eds.)

  • Provides research articles and important review papers that embrace a wide range of Earth sciences on Arab world geology
  • Educates the public on various aspects of North Africa and Arabian middle east geology
  • Gathers for the first time publications by experts from the East and West regions of the Arab world
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This book is the result of the work of the first international congress of the ArabGU (Arabian Geosciences Union) which took place in Algiers (Algeria) in February 2016. It presents research articles and review papers on geology of the North Africa and Arabian Middle East . It provides information to the public on various fields of earth sciences and encourages further research in this field in order to attract an international audience.

About the authors

Prof. Dr. Abderrahmane Bendaoud is a full Professor of Geodynamic, Magmatic and Metamorphic Petrology and Geochemistry at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria. He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU (Arabian Geosciences Union). Abderrahmane has published 30 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.


Prof. Dr. Zakaria Hamimi is a full Professor of Structural Geology at the Department of Geology of Benha University, Egypt. He is a member of the Egyptian Universities Promotion Committee, the Supreme Council for Universities (SCU, Egypt). He is the president of the ArabGU. He has published 23 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals and about 19  textbooks on Earth Sciences (Arabic Edition).

Prof. Dr. Mohamed Hamoudi is a full Professor of Geomapping and Remote Sensing at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria and a visiting scientist at GFZ Potsdam, Germany. He is the president of the Algerian Geophysics Society. Mohamed has published 35 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.



Prof. Dr. Safouane Djemai is a full Professor of Structural Geology and Remote Sensing at the Department of Geology of the “Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene” in Algiers, Algeria. He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU. Safouane has published several articles in international peer-reviewed ISI and other journals.



Prof. Dr. Basem Zoheir is a full Professor of Mineralogy & Economic Geology at the Department of Geology of Benha University, Egypt. He have two book chapters published by Nova Science and was a visiting scientist at the USGS (Denver Federal Center), LTU (Sweden), Univ. of Tübingen, TU Clausthal (Germany), Univ. of Geneva (Switzerland), and now a Humboldt fellow at Kiel Univ. (Germany). He is one of the vice-presidents of ArabGU. Basem has published 30 articles in international peer-reviewed ISI journals.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Tectonics of the Eastern Desert of Egypt: Key to Understanding the Neoproterozoic Evolution of the Arabian–Nubian Shield (East African Orogen)

    Hamimi, Z. (et al.)

    Pages 1-81

  • A New Synthetic Geological Map of the Tuareg Shield: An Overview of Its Global Structure and Geological Evolution

    Liégeois, J.-P.

    Pages 83-107

  • The 600 Ma-Old Pan-African Magmatism in the In Ouzzal Terrane (Tuareg Shield, Algeria): Witness of the Metacratonisation of a Rigid Block

    Fezaa, N. (et al.)

    Pages 109-148

  • An Overview of the Plutons Magnetic Fabric Studies in the Hoggar Shield: Evolution of the Major Shear Zones During the Pan-African

    Henry, B. (et al.)

    Pages 149-166

  • Electrical Conductivity Constraints on the Geometry of the Western LATEA Boundary from a Magnetotelluric Data Acquired Near Tahalgha Volcanic District (Hoggar, Southern Algeria)

    Bouzid, A. (et al.)

    Pages 167-195

Buy this book

eBook $169.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-96794-3
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-96793-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Geology of the Arab World---An Overview
Editors
  • Abderrahmane Bendaoud
  • Zakaria Hamimi
  • Mohamed Hamoudi
  • Safouane Djemai
  • Basem Zoheir
Series Title
Springer Geology
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-96794-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-96794-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-96793-6
Series ISSN
2197-9545
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 546
Number of Illustrations and Tables
10 b/w illustrations, 161 illustrations in colour
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