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Automatic computation of impulse response seismograms of Rayleigh waves for mixed paths

Aki, Keiiti and Nordquist, John M. (1961) Automatic computation of impulse response seismograms of Rayleigh waves for mixed paths. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 51 (1). pp. 29-34. ISSN 0037-1106. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140801-094213780

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Abstract

A program has been devised to compute theoretical seismograms of Rayleigh waves for a given epicenter and a given station entirely automatically on an electronic computer. The earth's surface is divided into three regions; continents, Pacific Ocean, and oceans other than the Pacific. Allowance can be made for differences in structure in these regions. This simple division seems satisfactory at present for Rayleigh waves of periods longer than 35 sec.


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Additional Information:Copyright © 1961, by the Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received for publication April 26, 1960. The authors are grateful to Dr. Frank Press for his advice and encouragement in carrying out the present work. This research was supported by grants from the IGY interdisciplinary Program and the American Petroleum Institute.
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