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Elasticity of selected rocks and minerals

Woeber, A. F. and Katz, Samuel and Ahrens, T. J. (1963) Elasticity of selected rocks and minerals. Geophysics, 28 (4). pp. 658-663. ISSN 0016-8033. doi:10.1190/1.1439242.

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Elastic constants of selected rocks and minerals are listed, as obtained from measured values of density and of compressional and rotational wave velocities along 3 orthogonal directions. Density-velocity correlation and velocity-anisotropy are discussed.

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Additional Information:© 1963 Society of Exploration Geophysicists. Manuscript received by the Editor November 13, 1962. We are indebted to A. A. Henderson, D. D. McKinley, and A. M. Gunn for help in preparing specimens and carrying out measurements. The counsel of J. R. Dunn, B. F. Gerhardt, and J. L. Rosenholtz is gratefully acknowledged. This research was supported in part by the Radiation Laboratory of the University of Michigan.
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Official Citation:A. F. Woeber, Samuel Katz, and T. J. Ahrens (1963). ”ELASTICITY OF SELECTED ROCKS AND MINERALS.” GEOPHYSICS, 28(4), 658-663. doi: 10.1190/1.1439242
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