Accession Number:

AD0706871

Title:

RESEARCH IN SEISMOLOGY.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Nov 67-31 Oct 68,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

241.0

Abstract:

Seismic research efforts covering four general areas are outlined. These studies deal with 1 the structure and inhomogeneities of the earths interior, 2 source mechanisms of earthquakes, 3 seismic arrays, frequency-wavenumber studies of microseisms and discrete formulations of wave propagation in layered media, and 4 design and construction of a stable long-period mercury tiltmeter. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Seismology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE