Contemporary Fault Mechanics in Southern Alaska

  1. Jeffrey T. Freymueller,
  2. Peter J. Haeussler,
  3. Robert L. Wesson and
  4. Göran Ekström
  1. James L. Kalbas,
  2. Andrew M. Freed and
  3. Kenneth D. Ridgway

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/179GM18

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

How to Cite

Kalbas, J. L., Freed, A. M. and Ridgway, K. D. (2008) Contemporary Fault Mechanics in Southern Alaska, in Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska (eds J. T. Freymueller, P. J. Haeussler, R. L. Wesson and G. Ekström), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/179GM18

Author Information

  1. Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904443

Online ISBN: 9781118666395

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Keywords:

  • Geology, Structural—Alaska;
  • Earthquake zones—Alaska;
  • Geodynamics—Alaska

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Tectonic Questions

  • Observational Constraints

  • Analysis Approach

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions