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September 16, 2022

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Description

This graduate level course presents a basic study in seismology and the utilization of seismic waves for the study of Earth’s interior.

It introduces techniques necessary for understanding of elastic wave propagation in layered media.

Course Curriculum

  • Introductory lecture Unlimited
  • Stress and strain Unlimited
  • Relationship between stress and strain Unlimited
  • Wave equation (cont.) Unlimited
  • d’Alembert’s solution Unlimited
  • Travel time curves Unlimited
  • Travel time tomography Unlimited
  • Travel time tomography (cont.) Unlimited
  • Snell’s law Unlimited
  • Critical and post-critical reflection Unlimited
  • Surface waves-ground roll Unlimited
  • Travel time tomography Unlimited
  • Travel time tomography (cont.) Unlimited
  • Travel time tomography (cont.) Unlimited
  • Normal modes Unlimited
  • Anisotropy Unlimited
  • Earthquake Unlimited
  • Focal mechanics Unlimited
  • Focal mechanics (cont.) Unlimited

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