Seismology Faults Geology Books
Books con argomento Seismology Faults Geology
The Mechanics of Earthquakes and Faulting
Scholz Christopher H.
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Paperback)
The two major themes of this text are the connection between fault and earthquake mechanics, and the central role of the rate-state friction laws in earthquake mechanics. Chapters cover mechanics of faulting, mechanics of earthquakes, the seismic cycle, seismotectonics, and earthquake prediction and hazard analysis....
edizioni Springer Verlag collana Springer Verlag (Hardcover)
This book focuses on the earthquake source materials produced or deformed by both seismic faulting and aseismic creep within seismogenic fault zones at different levels of the crust. In particular, the mechanisms and processes involved in the formation of earthquake materials are covered. The book is intended to help...