Series: Developments in Volcanology

Elsevier's Developments in Volcanology book series is designed to provide a comprehensive source of detailed information on all aspects of volcanology, including, (1) Geochemistry (e.g. geochemistry of volcanic rocks, gases and related products); (2) Petrology (e.g. magma genesis and evolution, petrology of volcanic rocks); (3) Geophysics (e.g., physical properties of volcanic rocks and magmas, volcanic seismology, physical volcanology, heat flow studies); and (4) Volcanic Hazards (e.g. volcanic gases and the atmosphere, volcanic risks). It is expected that 2 or more new volumes will be published in the series each year.
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Book Series: Introduction to Volcanic Seismology

Most recent volume

Volume 6. Introduction to Volcanic Seismology

Published: 14th December 2011 Author: Vyacheslav Zobin

Preface to the Second Edition

Preface to the First Edition

1. Introduction

1.1. Terms and Definitions

1.2. Subject of the Book

2. Seismicity at Volcanoes

2.1. History of Seismic Monitoring of Volcanic Activity

2.2. Classification of Volcanic Earthquakes

2.3. Sequences of Volcanic Earthquakes

3. Fundamentals of Volcanic Seismology

3.1. Magma Flow within the Volcanic Conduit

3.2. Experimental Studies of the Volcanic Processes and Their Applications for the Seismic Sources

3.3. General Description of the Source of Seismic Signals at Volcanoes

4. Origin of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes

4.1. Migration of Magma and Its Seismic Potential

4.2. Volcanism and Tectonics

4.3. Source Nature of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes

4.4. Models of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Sequences

5. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes at Basaltic Volcanoes

5.1. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Shield Volcanoes

5.2. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Stratovolcanoes

5.3. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Fissure Eruptions

5.4. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Caldera Collapse

5.5. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Submarine Eruptions

6. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes at Andesitic Volcanoes

6.1. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Volcanic “Directed Blasts”

6.2. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Phreatic and Phreato-Magmatic Explosions

6.3. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Lava Extrusions

6.4. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Flank Eruptions

7. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes at Dacitic Volcanoes

7.1. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Summit Eruptions

7.2. Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes Associated with Flank Eruptions

8. General Properties of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Swarms

8.1. Properties of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Swarms Inferred from the Data of Chapters 5–7Chapter 5Chapter 6Chapter 7

8.2. Additional Data About Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Swarm Properties

8.3. Some Regularities in the Volcano-Tectonic Earthquake Swarms Proclaiming Reawakening of Andesitic and Dacitic Volcanoes

9. Source Properties of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes

9.1. Focal Mechanisms of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes: Double-Couple and Non-Double-Couple Models

9.2. Source Spectral Characteristics of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes

9.3. Temporal Variations of the Source Spectral Characteristics and Focal Mechanisms of Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes in the Course of Volcanic Activity

9.4. Seismo-Tectonic Deformations in the Volcanic Region

10. Significant Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes and Their Role in Volcanic Processes

10.1. Selection of Significant Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes that Occurred in the Twentieth Century

10.2. Focal Rupturing of Significant Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes and Its Role in Volcanic Processes

10.3. The Magnitude 7 Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes in Volcanic Processes

10.4. Seismic Hazard of Significant Volcano-Tectonic Earthquakes

11. Origin of Eruption Earthquakes

11.1. Volcanic Processes Generating Seismic Signals of Eruption Earthquakes

11.2. Source Mechanisms of Eruption Earthquakes

11.3. Models of the Eruption Earthquake Sources

12. Volcanic Tremor

12.1. Seismograms and Spectra

12.2. Location of Volcanic Tremor

12.3. Volcanic Tremors in Eruptive Process

12.4. Relationship Between the Intensity of Volcanic Tremor and Volcanic Events

12.5. Special Cases of Volcanic Tremors

13. Seismic Signals Associated with Pyroclastic Flows, Rockfalls, and Lahars

13.1. Occurrence of Pyroclastic Flows, Rockfalls, and Lahars During Volcanic Eruptions

13.2. Seismic Signals Associated with Pyroclastic Flows and Rockfalls: Waveforms and Spectra

13.3. Occurrences of Earthquakes Associated with Pyroclastic Flows and Rockfalls

13.4. Relationship Between the Pyroclastic Flow and Rockfall Earthquakes and Seismo-Volcanic Activity During Lava Emission

13.5. Quantification of Pyroclastic Flow and Rockfall Earthquakes

13.6. Location Pyroclastic Flows Using the Amplitude Signals of Earthquakes

13.7. Seismic Signals Associated with Lahars: Waveforms and Spectra

13.8. Seismic Signals as a Source of Information About the Lahar Structure

13.9. Seismic Tracking of Lahars

13.10. Comparison of the Seismic Characteristics of Pyroclastic Flows and Lahars

14. Seismic Signals Associated with Volcanic Explosions

14.1. Waveforms and Spectra

14.2. Nature of the Seismic Signals of Explosive Earthquakes

14.3. Sources of Explosion Earthquakes and Their Quantification

14.4. Location of Explosion Earthquakes

14.5. Explosion Sequences

14.6. Explosion Earthquakes in Eruptive Process

15. Long-Period and Very Long-Period Seismic Signals at Volcanoes

15.1. Waveforms and Spectra

15.2. Geometry of the Sources of LP and VLP Seismic Signals

15.3. Type of Fluid Within the Fluid-Filled Cracks

15.4. Location of the Sources of LP and VLP Events

15.5. Conceptual Models of the Relationship Between the Sources of the LP and VLP Seismic Signals and Their Role in Eruptive Process

16. Swarms of Microearthquakes Associated with Effusive and Explosive Activity at Volcanoes

16.1. Waveforms and Spectra

16.2. Structure of Microearthquake Swarms

16.3. Microearthquake Swarms in Eruption Process

16.4. Nature of Microearthquakes

17. Acoustic Waves Generated by Volcanic Eruptions

17.1. Infrasonic Acoustic Waves from Small Volcanic Explosions (VEI 1 and 2)

17.2. Long-Period Acoustic and Acoustic-Gravity Waves from Large Volcanic Explosions (VEI 4–6)

17.3. Acoustic Waves Produced by the Lava Dome Collapse and the Propagation of Pyroclastic Flow and Rockfalls

17.4. Acoustic Waves Produced During Volcanic Microearthquake Swarms (“Drumbeats”)

17.5. Utility of the Acoustic Signals for Volcano Activity Monitoring

18. Seismic Monitoring of Volcanic Activity and Forecasting of Volcanic Eruptions

18.1. Methodology of Seismic Monitoring of Volcanic Activity

18.2. Applications of Volcanic Seismicity to the Forecasting of Volcanic Eruptions and Predicting of Volcanic Hazards

19. Seismic Activity at Dormant Volcanic Structures

19.1. Failed Eruptions: Case Studies

19.2. Modeling of Magma Ascent Resisting

19.3. Monitoring of the Seismic Activity at Dormant Volcanoes


Additional volumes

Volume 10. Caldera Volcanism

Published: 28th May 2008 Editors: Joachim Gottsmann Joan Marti

Volume 9. Volcanism in the Campania Plain

Published: 22nd June 2006 Series Volume Editor: Benedetto DeVivo

Volume 8. Vesuvius

Published: 7th June 2006 Editor: Flavio Dobran

Volume 7. The South Aegean Active Volcanic Arc

Published: 13th September 2005 Editors: M. Fytikas G. Vougioukalakis

Volume 5. Melt Inclusions in Volcanic Systems

Published: 10th July 2003 Editors: B. De Vivo R.J. Bodnar