Accession Number : AD0724011

Title :   Expression of a Free Rayleigh Wave Using Complex Angles,

Corporate Author : BRITISH COLUMBIA UNIV VANCOUVER DEPT OF GEOPHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Ishii,Hiroshi ; Ellis,Robert M.

Report Date : 01 JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Complex angles were successfully used for the calculation of amplitude characteristics for incident plane P and SV waves in the case of a dipping layer by Ishii and Ellis (1970b). In this paper, it is shown that a free Rayleigh wave is also expressed using complex angles. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SEISMIC WAVES, REFLECTION), (*RAYLEIGH WAVES, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS), EQUATIONS OF MOTION, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, PROPAGATION, STRESSES, COMPLEX VARIABLES, CANADA

Subject Categories : Seismology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE