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Time functions appropriate for deep earthquakes

Burdick, L. J. and Helmberger, D. V. (1974) Time functions appropriate for deep earthquakes. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 64 (5). pp. 1419-1427. ISSN 0037-1106. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140912-092026540

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Abstract

The seismic signatures of isolated body phases from many deep-focus earthquakes were analyzed in the time domain. Most shocks were found to be multiple events when examined in detail. The time history derived from P waves for single events predict synthetic S-wave shapes that match the observations, indicating compatibility with shear dislocation theory. Several other features of source functions in the time domain have been brought to light.


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Additional Information:© 1974 Seismological Society of America. Manuscript received February 11, 1974. The authors thank Ralph Wiggins for his advice and for the use of his deconvolution program. This research was supported by the Advanced Research Projects Agency at the Department of Defense and was monitored by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research under Contracts F44620-72-C-0078 and F44620-72-C-0083.
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Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)F44620-72-C-0078
Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)F44620-72-C-0083
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