Ders Akışı

Hafta Konular ÖnHazırlık
1 Historical background of seismology, plate tectonics and description of earthquake
2 Earthquake effects on earth surface
3 Seismic instruments: seismograph system, seismometer, analog and digital recorders, seismograms, frequency response of instrument, seismic networks
4 Determination of earthquake parameters: epicentr location, origin time, focal depth, earthquake size: magnitude
5 Intensity, seismic moment, earthquake energy; relationship between intensity-magnitude-energy-acceleration
6 Theory of elasticity: stress and strain, the Hookes law, elastic parameters
7 Seismic waves: derivation of seismic wave equations for P- and S-waves, definition of concepts such as wavelength, period, amplitude
8 Surface waves: Rayleigh and Love waves
9 Dispersion of surface waves, group and phase velocity
10 Free oscillations of the Earth
11 Ray propagation in a layered and spherical medium, ray parameter, snells law, geometric spreading, attenuation
12 Reflected and refracted waves from earth crust and Mantel
13 Travel-time curves and their importance
14 Seismic spectrum and source parameters


Ders Notu Lecture notes
Ders Kaynakları 1. Lay, T. & Wallace, T.C., 1995. Modern Global Seismology, Academic Press,
New York, 521 p.
2. Kulhanek, O., 1990. Anatomy of seismograms, Elsevier science publishers
B.V., ISBN 0-444-88375-4, 178 p.
3. Udias, A., Principle of Seismology, Cambridge University Press, 475 p.

4. Aki, K. and Richards, P. G., 2002, Quantitative Seismology, University Science Books, 700 p.

5. Shearer, P.M., 1999. Introduction to Seismology, Cambridge Univ. Press, 260 p.
6.Earthquake records

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