Properties of Dynamic Earthquake Ruptures with Heterogeneous Stress Drop

  1. Rachel Abercrombie,
  2. Art McGarr,
  3. Giulio Di Toro and
  4. Hiroo Kanamori
  1. J.-P. Ampuero,
  2. J. Ripperger and
  3. P. M. Mai

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/170GM25

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

Earthquakes: Radiated Energy and the Physics of Faulting

How to Cite

Ampuero, J.-P., Ripperger, J. and Mai, P. M. (2006) Properties of Dynamic Earthquake Ruptures with Heterogeneous Stress Drop, 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: 10.1029/170GM25

Author Information

  1. Institute of Geophysics ETH Zürich, Switzerland

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;
  • Seismology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Model Assumptions

  • Rupture Properties in Stochastic Stress Drop Fields

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion