Accession Number : AD0715126

Title :   Theoretical Seismology.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jul 66-30 Jun 70,

Corporate Author : WEIZMANN INST OF SCIENCE REHOVOTH (ISRAEL) DEPT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

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

Report Date : JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The principal themes investigated in the report were: Development of techniques for computation of theoretical seismograms; The determination of hidden periodicities in seismic records; Recomputation of seismic travel times; The inversion of seismic data; The smoothing of seismological travel-time tables; Development of numerical methods for the processing of seismic data; The Zoeppritz amplitude equations and reflection and refraction coefficients; and Theoretical amplitude coefficients for seismic phases. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEISMOLOGY, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS), SEISMIC WAVES, SEISMOGRAPHS, DATA PROCESSING, GEOPHYSICS, ISRAEL

Subject Categories : Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE