Accession Number:

AD0707531

Title:

STUDY OF SHORT-PERIOD SEISMIC NOISE

Descriptive Note:

Semiannual technical summary rept. no. 4, 1 Jul-31 Dec 1964

Corporate Author:

GEOTECHNICAL CORP GARLAND TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-01-12

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

The report presents the results of studies of short-period seismic noise, signal levels, and signal-to-noise ratios. Section 2 describes the wave types present in the noise between periods of 1.0 and 6.0 sec. Section 3 describes the results of an experiment in optimum filtering. Appendices 1 and 2 are studies on the effect of seismometer burial and of topography on wind- induced noise. Appendix 3 describes an orientation course for foreign personnel conducted at The Geotechnical Corporation.

Subject Categories:

  • Seismology
  • Seismic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE