Toward a Time-Dependent Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis for Alaska

  1. Jeffrey T. Freymueller,
  2. Peter J. Haeussler,
  3. Robert L. Wesson and
  4. Göran Ekström
  1. Oliver S. Boyd1,
  2. Yuehua Zeng1,
  3. Charles G. Bufe1,
  4. Robert L. Wesson1,
  5. Fred Pollitz2 and
  6. Jeanne L. Hardebeck2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/179GM23

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

Active Tectonics and Seismic Potential of Alaska

How to Cite

Boyd, O. S., Zeng, Y., Bufe, C. G., Wesson, R. L., Pollitz, F. and Hardebeck, J. L. (2008) Toward a Time-Dependent Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Analysis for 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: 10.1029/179GM23

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey Golden, Colorado, USA

  2. 2

    U.S. Geological Survey Menlo Park, California, 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

  • Overview of Methodology

  • Components of the Analysis

  • Stress Changes

  • Earthquake Probabilities

  • Resulting Earthquake Hazard

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions