Seismic Radiation from Simple Models of Earthquakes

  1. Rachel Abercrombie,
  2. Art McGarr,
  3. Giulio Di Toro and
  4. Hiroo Kanamori
  1. R. Madariaga1,
  2. J. P. Ampuero2 and
  3. M. Adda-Bedia3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/170GM23

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

How to Cite

Madariaga, R., Ampuero, J. P. and Adda-Bedia, M. (2006) Seismic Radiation from Simple Models of Earthquakes, in Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting (eds R. Abercrombie, A. McGarr, G. Di Toro and H. Kanamori), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/170GM23

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratoire De Géologie de l'école Normale Supérieure 24 Rue Lhomond, F-75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

  2. 2

    Institut Fuer Geophysik ETH Zürich

  3. 3

    Laboratoire de Geologie of Ecole Noramle Supérieure

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904351

Online ISBN: 9781118666272

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Keywords:

  • Seismic waves;
  • Energy dissipation;
  • Faults (Geology);
  • Seismology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Radiation from Kinematic and Dynamic Rupture Models: Dislocations and Cracks

  • Rupture Front Dynamics for an Antiplane Fault with a Kink

  • Numerical Modeling of Fault Kinks

  • A Fault Model with a Geometrically Complex Fault

  • Discussion and Conclusions