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Turco, Richard P. 1943-

Overview
Works: 22 works in 48 publications in 3 languages and 2,630 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Observations 
Classifications: QH545.N83, 304.28
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Most widely held works by Richard P Turco
A path where no man thought : nuclear winter and the end of the arms race by Carl Sagan ( Book )
9 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the theory of nuclear winter, its predicted consequences, and what can be done to prevent a war
Earth under siege : from air pollution to global change by Richard P Turco ( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Now in its second edition, Earth Under Siege has been revised and updated to reflect advances in knowledge and progress in regulation. It offers a comprehensive overview of environmental issues for students in the physical and life sciences, geography, economics, engineering, environmental management and law, policy studies, and social and health sciences."--pub. desc
Origin of condensation nuclei in the springtime polar stratosphere by Jingxia Zhao ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A model simulation of Pinatubo volcanic aerosols in the stratosphere by Jingxia Zhao ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'hiver nucléaire by Carl Sagan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De tous les přils que court l'espc̈e humaine, l'hiver nuclǎire est de loin le plus grave. Sa dčouverte est ici racontě par deux de ses principaux instigateurs, "qui explorent aussi les nouvelles voies pouvant mener ̉un meilleur q̌uilibre stratǧique, voire ̉une disparition totale de la menace nuclǎire". Certaines des principales notions scientifiques sont pršentěs de plusieurs manir̈es diffřentes (mots, courbes et chiffres), en vue de permettre ̉un plus large public de suivre l'expos.̌ [SDM]
Sustainability in the motion picture industry : contractor's report to the Board by Charles J Corbett ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un efecto imprevisto : el invierno nuclear by Carl Sagan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1994 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Earth under siege : air pollution and global change by Richard P Turco ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A path where no man thought : nuclear winter and its implications by Carl Sagan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuclear winter ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scientists Carl Sagan, Richard Turco, Paul Ehrlich, and H. Jack Geiger discuss the climatic effect of nuclear war as well as the past and future roles of science and scientists in finding a solution to the nuclear dilemma, and at the awareness, or the lack of it, of the nuclear winter data on the part of government leaders
Nuclear deterrence : new risks, new opportunities ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Våbenkontrol, våbenteknologi; Atomvinter, missilskjold; Afskrækkelse, sprænghoveder, nedrustning, spredning, antiballistiske missiler ABM, fleksibel gengældelse; Våbenkontrol og forsvarspolitik, strategisk forsvar, våbenreduktion, ikke-spredning; Global magtbalance, Vesteuropæisk politik, Kina's mening
Strategy and policy in a nuclear-armed world : implications of nuclear winter : draft copy by Richard P Turco ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ozone Formation and Ion Chemistry in Oxygen Radiolysis by R. P Turco ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Detailed electron-impact and chemistry calculations have been carried out for situations corresponding to a number of published oxygen radiolysis experiments. The results fit the measured ozone production values within 25 percent, provided that the neutralization reaction of Oxygen sub 4 + with oxygen sub 2 - yields two oxygen atoms, while the neutralization of Oxygen sub 4 + or Oxygen sub 5 + by Oxygen sub 3 yields no odd oxygen species (0 or 03 expect for that already present in the ions. In addition, to explain the steady-state ozone concentration attained by long duration irradiation, the reaction Oxygen sub 3 + Ozone second 2 oxygen sub 2 at room temperature and probably a temperature dependence of about exp ( -1000/T)
Nuclear winter in the post-cold war era ( )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Volcanoes and the atmosphere ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Volcanoes have always played a key role in the earth system, and it is widely known that large explosive volcanic eruptions have significant impacts on global climates. This program examines the mechanisms through which eruptions can cause short-term global effects. It also explores their possible role in profound environmental change
The climatic effects of nuclear war by Thomas P Ackerman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Global environmental change: lessons from nuclear winter by George Golitzin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Turco explores the similarities between a nuclear winter and the future results of polluting the environment
Invocation by Richard P Turco ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An investigation of the ionospheric D region at sunrise by Richard P Turco ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Science, environment and public policy by Richard L Garwin ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Turco, Richard
Turco, Richard 1943-
Turco, Richard P.
Languages
English (39)
Spanish (5)
French (1)
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