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Turco, Richard P. 1943-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 55 publications in 3 languages and 2,560 library holdings
Genres: Observations 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QH545.N83, 304.28
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Most widely held works about Richard P Turco
 
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 )

11 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,428 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 )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 857 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 88 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 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'hiver nucléaire by Carl Sagan( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 39 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 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un efecto imprevisto : el invierno nuclear by Carl Sagan( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear winter by Carl Sagan( 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
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

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
Measuring and modeling of atmospheric deposition on Santa Monica Bay and the Santa Monica Bay Watershed by Keith D Stolzenbach( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Conducted measurements of atmospheric deposition of metals, including copper, in the Los Angeles area. Emissions were modeled using emissions inventory data to estimate sources. Found that most metals deposition was dry deposition, and that this deposition is a major source of pollutant releases to Santa Monica Bay
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

An investigation of the ionospheric D region at sunrise by Richard P Turco( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Summary of the DNA Global Effects meeting, NASA Ames Research Center, February 15-17, 1986 by Richard P Turco( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Air pollutant transport in a coastal environment by Rong Lu( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Invocation by Richard P Turco( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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

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)
 
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A path where no man thought : nuclear winter and the end of the arms race
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Richard P. Turco Atmospheric scientist

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Earth under siege : from air pollution to global change