The Precursor of Instability for Nonlinear Systems and Its Application to Earthquake Prediction—The Load-Unload Response Ratio Theory

  1. William I. Newman,
  2. Andrei Gabrielov and
  3. Donald L. Turcotte
  1. Xiang-Chu Yin,
  2. Can Yin and
  3. Xue-Zhong Chen

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM083p0055

Nonlinear Dynamics and Predictability of Geophysical Phenomena

Nonlinear Dynamics and Predictability of Geophysical Phenomena

How to Cite

Yin, X.-C., Yin, C. and Chen, X.-Z. (1994) The Precursor of Instability for Nonlinear Systems and Its Application to Earthquake Prediction—The Load-Unload Response Ratio Theory, 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/GM083p0055

Author Information

  1. Institute of Geophysics, State Seismological Bureau, Beijing, P.R. China

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

  • Application of Response Ratio Theory to Earthquake Prediction

  • Pracrical Examples