Handbook of Environmental Isotope Geochemistry

Vol I


ISBN: 978-3-642-10636-1 (Print) 978-3-642-10637-8 (Online)

Table of contents (40 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Introductory Chapters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-10

      “Environmental Isotope Geochemistry”: Past, Present and Future

    3. Chapter

      Pages 11-32

      An Overview of Isotope Geochemistry in Environmental Studies

    4. Chapter

      Pages 33-37

      Humans and Isotopes: Impacts and Tracers of Human Interactions with the Environment

  3. Isotopes as Tracers of Continental and Aquatic Processes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39

    2. Chapter

      Pages 41-59

      Lithium Isotopes as Tracers in Marine and Terrestrial Environments

    3. Chapter

      Pages 61-85

      Meteoric 7Be and 10Be as Process Tracers in the Environment

    4. Chapter

      Pages 87-104

      Silicon Isotopes as Tracers of Terrestrial Processes

    5. Chapter

      Pages 105-124

      Calcium Isotopes as Tracers of Biogeochemical Processes

    6. Chapter

      Pages 125-154

      Natural and Anthropogenic Cd Isotope Variations

    7. Chapter

      Pages 155-175

      Stable Isotopes of Cr and Se as Tracers of Redox Processes in Earth Surface Environments

    8. Chapter

      Pages 177-203

      Stable Isotopes of Transition and Post-Transition Metals as Tracers in Environmental Studies

    9. Chapter

      Pages 205-227

      Applications of Osmium and Iridium as Biogeochemical Tracers in the Environment

    10. Chapter

      Pages 229-245

      Applications of Stable Mercury Isotopes to Biogeochemistry

    11. Chapter

      Pages 247-269

      Thallium Isotopes and Their Application to Problems in Earth and Environmental Science

    12. Chapter

      Pages 271-284

      Po-210 in the Environment: Biogeochemical Cycling and Bioavailability

    13. Chapter

      Pages 285-304

      Applications of Groundwater Helium

    14. Chapter

      Pages 305-329

      Applications of Short-Lived Radionuclides (7Be, 210Pb, 210Po, 137Cs and 234Th) to Trace the Sources, Transport Pathways and Deposition of Particles/Sediments in Rivers, Estuaries and Coasts

    15. Chapter

      Pages 331-343

      Radium Isotope Tracers to Evaluate Coastal Ocean Mixing and Residence Times

    16. Chapter

      Pages 345-365

      Natural Radium and Radon Tracers to Quantify Water Exchange and Movement in Reservoirs

    17. Chapter

      Pages 367-394

      Applications of Anthropogenic Radionuclides as Tracers to Investigate Marine Environmental Processes

    18. Chapter

      Pages 395-417

      Applications of Transuranics as Tracers and Chronometers in the Environment

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