Seismicity Modeling and Earthquake Prediction: A Review

  1. William I. Newman,
  2. Andrei Gabrielov and
  3. Donald L. Turcotte
  1. Andrei Gabrielov2 and
  2. William I. Newman3

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM083p0007

Nonlinear Dynamics and Predictability of Geophysical Phenomena

Nonlinear Dynamics and Predictability of Geophysical Phenomena

How to Cite

Gabrielov, A. and Newman, W. I. (1994) Seismicity Modeling and Earthquake Prediction: A Review, in Nonlinear Dynamics and Predictability of Geophysical Phenomena (eds W. I. Newman, A. Gabrielov and D. L. Turcotte), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM083p0007

Author Information

  1. 2

    International Institute for Earthquake Prediction Theory and Mathematical Geophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

  2. 3

    Departments of Earth and Space Sciences, Astronomy, And Mathematics, University Of California, Los Angeles, Ca 90024

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904696

Online ISBN: 9781118670019

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Keywords:

  • Geodynamics;
  • Chaotic behavior in systems;
  • Nonlinear theories

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Earthquake Sequences

  • Elastic Rebound Theory

  • Rate-Dependent and State-Dependent Friction

  • Spatial Heterogeneity

  • Stress Corrosion

  • Slider-Block Models and Self-Organized Criticality

  • Hierarchical and Fractal Structures

  • Interaction of Tectonic Faults

  • Discussion