Books pubblicati nella collana Paperback con argomento Faults Geology
Finding Fault in California
Hough Susan Elizabeth
edizioni Mountain Pr collana Mountain Pr (Paperback)
After overviewing the basic science and history of California earthquake faults, a US Geological Survey geophysicist offers a tour of her state's seismically active regions and some other West coast sites. She includes numerous illustrations and resources. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Field Guide to the San Andreas Fault
Lynch David K.
edizioni Baker & Taylor collana (Paperback) , 2015
A Land in Motion
Ormsby Lawrence (ILT)
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback)
The Sàn àndreàs Fàult is the most fàmous fàult on Eàrth, running neàrly the entire length of western Càlifornià from just north of the Mexicàn border to the Mendocino coàst. It is à very àctive tectonic boundàry which directly àffects the lives of more thàn twenty million people. The Sàn àndreàs Fàult hàs been responsible...
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....