Spring-Block Models of Seismicity: Review and Analysis of a Structurally Heterogeneous Model Coupled to a Viscous Asthenosphere

  1. John B. Rundle,
  2. Donald L. Turcotte and
  3. William Klein
  1. Jon D. Pelletier

Published Online: 26 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM120p0027

Geocomplexity and the Physics of Earthquakes

Geocomplexity and the Physics of Earthquakes

How to Cite

Pelletier, J. D. (2000) Spring-Block Models of Seismicity: Review and Analysis of a Structurally Heterogeneous Model Coupled to a Viscous Asthenosphere, in Geocomplexity and the Physics of Earthquakes (eds J. B. Rundle, D. L. Turcotte and W. Klein), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM120p0027

Author Information

  1. Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909783

Online ISBN: 9781118668375

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Keywords:

  • Earthquakes—Computer simulation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Previous Work on Spring-Block Models

  • Systematic Development of A Structurally Heterogeneous Spring-Block Model Coupled to A Viscous Asthenosphere

  • Conclusion