Passive Source Seismology of the Rocky Mountain Region

  1. Karl E. Kalstrom and
  2. G. Randy Keller
  1. Anne Sheehan,
  2. Vera Schulte-Pelkum,
  3. Oliver Boyd and
  4. Charles Wilson

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/154GM23

The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics

The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics

How to Cite

Sheehan, A., Schulte-Pelkum, V., Boyd, O. and Wilson, C. (2005) Passive Source Seismology of the Rocky Mountain Region, in The Rocky Mountain Region: An Evolving Lithosphere Tectonics, Geochemistry, and Geophysics (eds K. E. Kalstrom and G. R. Keller), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/154GM23

Author Information

  1. Cires and Department of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904191

Online ISBN: 9781118666326

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Keywords:

  • Orogeny—Rocky Mountains;
  • Geology, Structural—Rocky Mountains;
  • Geophysics—Rocky Mountains;
  • Core-mantle boundary

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Passive Source Experiments in the Rockies

  • Receiver Functions

  • Tomography: P, S, and Surface Waves

  • Velocities of Uppermost Mantle (PN)

  • Mantle Anisotropy

  • Conclusion