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The thesis is written to CDRom in portable document format. This is an international standard format (using the DOS extension .pdf). Each subsection of the thesis (text, sections, references, tables, figures) exists as a separate file which can be viewed and printed in a similar fashion to any conventional word processing document. Additionally, the thesis behaves like a web page in that all figures, subsections, tables etc. can be displayed simply be clicking on their links in the text. At the end of each subsection, links are provided to the following section so the thesis can be read like a book if required.

The .pdf files are readable using the Adobe Acrobat freeware software provided which is compatible with all computer platforms (Win3.1, Win95, NT, 98, 2000, XP, Me, Mac, Unix) and has user support on the Adobe website


The following workers have had these comments to make on the work:
Dr. Ian MainUniversity of Edinburgh(Hutchison, 1998) constitutes a major contribution to Earth Sciences.
Prof. Tibor GasparikSUNY at Stony BrookIt is very impressive. Unbelievable amount of work.
Prof. Steve HaggertyFlorida International UniversityData are absolutely marvellous!!!! Congratulations.

Pricing and Ordering

The CDRom is available for £50 GBP ($80 USD) and includes worldwide postage and packing and copies of additional related publications as they arise. Cheques are accepted drawn on both U.S. and U.K. banks as are international money orders in either USD or GBP. In most cases, orders will be dispatched on receipt of requests for copies. Requests for any additional information or examples of .pdf files will be dealt with gladly, just send us an email.