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A fast, convenient program for computation of surface-wave dispersion curves in multilayered media

Press, Frank and Harkrider, David and Seafeldt, C. A. (1961) A fast, convenient program for computation of surface-wave dispersion curves in multilayered media. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 51 (4). pp. 495-502. ISSN 0037-1106.

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Surface wave analysis has become an important tool for exploration of crustal and mantle structure. The need exists for fast, convenient digital computer programs for computing theoretical dispersion curves and displacements for Rayleigh waves and Love waves. One such program for an IBM 7090 computer is described and made available to the scientific community. Among the conveniences are mail-order service, high speed, and choice of many options.

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Additional Information:Copyright © 1961, by the Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received for publication April 17, 1961. This paper presents research carried out at the Seismological Laboratory and Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contracts No. AF-49 (638)910 of the Air Force Technical Applications Center (Project VELA), and NAS w-81 and NAS w-6 sponsored by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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