Advances in Geophysics
Earth Heterogeneity and Scattering Effects on Seismic Waves
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Advances in Geophysics by Haruo Sato
Book DescriptionSeismic waves generated by earthquakes have been interpreted to provide us information about the Earth's structure across a variety of scales. For short periods of less than 1 second, the envelope of seismograms changes significantly with increased travel distance and coda waves are excited by scattering due to randomly distributed heterogeneities in the Earth. Deterministic structures such as horizontally uniform velocity layer models in traditional seismology cannot explain these phenomena. This book focuses on the Earth heterogeneity and scattering effects on seismic waves. Topics covered are recent developments in wave theory and observation including: coda wave analysis for mapping medium heterogeneity and monitoring temporal variation of physical properties, radiation of short-period seismic waves from an earthquake fault, weak localization of seismic waves, attenuation of seismic waves in randomly porous media, synthesis of seismic wave envelopes in short periods, and laboratory investigations of ultrasonic wave propagation in rock samples.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780123745095
(229mm x 152mm x 28mm)
Imprint: Academic Press Inc
Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
Publish Date: 11-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Haruo Sato
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Suitable for researchers in all fields of geophysics, this title features contributions from leading authorities. It offers informs and updates on all the developments in the field.
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