Accession Number:

AD0739688

Title:

Mechanics of Crustal Earthquakes

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept. 17 Nov 1970-16 Nov 1971

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF EARTH ATMOSPHERIC AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Report Date:

1971-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

83.0

Abstract:

Contents An analysis of stick-slip on rock surfaces in the laboratory Stiffness in faulting and in friction experiments Experimental studies of high temperature friction Laboratory studies of stick-slip and their application to earthquakes.

Subject Categories:

  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
  • Seismology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE