Dynamics of Seismicity Patterns in Systems of Earthquake Faults

  1. John B. Rundle,
  2. Donald L. Turcotte and
  3. William Klein
  1. John B. Rundle2,
  2. W. Klein3,
  3. Kristy Tiampo4 and
  4. Susanna Gross4

Published Online: 26 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM120p0127

Geocomplexity and the Physics of Earthquakes

Geocomplexity and the Physics of Earthquakes

How to Cite

Rundle, J. B., Klein, W., Tiampo, K. and Gross, S. (2000) Dynamics of Seismicity Patterns in Systems of Earthquake Faults, 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/GM120p0127

Author Information

  1. 2

    Colorado Center for Chaos & Complexity, and Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

  2. 3

    Department of Physics, and Center for Computational Science, Boston University, Boston, MA

  3. 4

    Colorado Center for Chaos & Complexity, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909783

Online ISBN: 9781118668375

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • Earthquakes—Computer simulation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Examples: Dynamics and “Pattern Dynamics”

  • Basic Method

  • Correlation Operators

  • Forecast Methodology

  • Spatial Correlation Patterns in Southern California Seismicity

  • Forecasting Synthetic Seismicity in Southern California

  • “Randomized Model” and Uncertainty Principle

  • Statistical Test of Forecast Probablilities

  • Extensions to Observed Seismicity in Southern California

  • Final Comments

  • Appendix A: Earthquake Fault System Model

  • Appendix B: Eigenvalues of K(xi,xj)