Accession Number : AD0641201

Title :   THEORETICAL SEISMOLOGY.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 1 Jul 56-30 Jun 66,

Corporate Author : AMERICAN COMMITTEE FOR THE WEIZMANN INST OF SCIENCE INC NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Pekeris,C. L.

Report Date : 30 AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : Contents: Theoretical seismograms for propagation in a flat earth; Determination of theoretical seismograms for propagation in a spherical earth; Seismic travel times derived from the Pacific nuclear explosions; Revision of the Jeffreys-Bullen travel time tables; Application of rational approximations to the solution of problems in theoretical seismology.

Descriptors :   (*SEISMOLOGY, THEORY), PROPAGATION, SEISMIC WAVES, TIME, TABLES(DATA), ABSTRACTS, SOUND, LIQUIDS

Subject Categories : Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE