Accession Number : AD0427136


Title :   The Theory of Surface Wave Diffraction by Symmetric Crustal Discontinuities


Descriptive Note : Scientific rept.


Corporate Author : RHODE ISLAND UNIV KINGSTON


Personal Author(s) : Kane, Julius ; Spence, John


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/427136.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 39


Abstract : By use of symmetry considerations and variational techniques, reflection, transmission, and conversion coefficients are obtained for elastic wave diffraction at symmetric wedge-shaped obstacles for both Rayleigh and Love wave excitation.


Descriptors :   *SURFACE WAVES , BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS , CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS , DIFFRACTION , EARTH(PLANET) , ELASTIC SCATTERING , LITHOSPHERE , POTENTIAL THEORY , PROPAGATION , REFLECTION , WAVE PROPAGATION


Subject Categories : Seismology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE