Geotechnical data management plays a key role in problem solving
for oil company exploration and development operations. Managing
geotechnical data usually takes a unique professional - one with
both an engineering and IT background. Effective Database Design
for Geoscience Professionals is a complete manual that
geoscientists can use to provide a basic introduction to data
management concepts. A highly organized work, each chapter is
complete with an introductory synopsis and key terms where
necessary. Overall, Hoffman provides practical information
sprinkled with cautionary advice on avoiding potential database
design pitfalls. Contents: Overview and Introduction; Key Terms and
Concepts; Pre-Planing Database Projects; Data Types and Formats;
Designing the Database; Geotechnical Data; Data Reformatting; Data
Loading and Input; Data Normalization; Data Validation, Editing,
and Quality Control; Designing the User Interface; Summary;
Additional Resources; Appendix A: Checklist for Geological Data
Types; Glossary of Key Terms.
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