Proceedings of the Seventeenth Assembly of the European Seismological Commission

Proceedings of the Seventeenth Assembly of the European Seismological Commission

1st Edition - January 1, 1983

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  • Editor: E. Bisztricsany
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444601988

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Table of Contents

  • Preface

    Presidential Address

    European Digital Seismic Network

    The Bulgarian National Telemetric System for Seismic Data Interpretation

    The Influence of Dynamic Range on the Accuracy of Total Deconvolution

    Problems of Interpretation in Connection with New Possibilities of the Edseisnet System

    Interactive Hybrid Processing of Seismic Broadband Data

    Estimation of the Optimal Equipment Magnification of the Bulgarian National Telemetric System for Seismic Information /NTSSI/

    The Reading/Blacknest Borehole Seismometer

    Earthquake Hazard and Prediction

    The Importance of the Observation of Earthquake Lights as Precursory Phenomena of Impending Earthquakes

    A Multidisciplinary Approach to Earthquake Prediction. Review of the Interdisciplinary Conference on Earthquake Prediction Research in the North Anatolian Fault Zone

    Properties of Seismic Regime and Recent Earthquake Sequences in Europe

    Study of Electric Fields in Seismoactive Regions in Comparison with Seismicity

    Seismic Hazard Estimate for a Low Seismicity Region. Example of Central Europe

    Space-Time Behavior of the Fields Vp/Vs before Strong Earthquakes

    Microtremor Measurements in Budapest

    Seismic Microzoning of Prague. A Computational Approach Based on Geological Data

    Some Regularities of Seismic Regime and Earthquake Prediction


    Physical Basis for the Duration Magnitude and Recommended Practice for Coda Magnitude Determination

    The Geological Condition That Generated the Earthquake of April 15, 1979

    Instrumental Measurement of Earthquake Intensity

    The Seismic Regions in the German Democratic Republic

    Seismicity of Mexico and Some of Its Tectonic Implications

    The 15.4.1979 Earthquake in Yugoslavia. Aftershock Studies

    Map of Maximum Observed Intensities in Europe

    On the Main Characteristics of the Focus of the Earthquake of April 15, 1979 Derived from Instrumental Data

    Some Features of the Foreshocks and Aftershocks of the Earthquake of April 15, 1979

    Determination of near Earthquake Magnitudes in Seismological Practice

    Earthquakes in Finland during the Last Hundred Years

    Seismotectonic Activity on the Margins of the Microplates and on the Blocks in the Balkan Region

    Comparison of the Information Derived from the Analysis of the Lapse Time and of the Frequency of Earthquakes

    Map of Maximum Observed Intensity of Central and Eastern Europe

    Focal Depths and Absorption Coefficients in Central and Eastern Europe

    Brittle Rock Behavior under Compressive Load

    Romanian Strong Motion Instrument Network

    The Focal Mechanism of the April 15, 1979 Earthquake Sequence

    Active Role of Strong Interplate Earthquakes in Tectonic Processes

    Frequency Analysis of Historical Data and Recurrence Time of Strong Earthquakes

    Bulgarian Earthquakes during 1976. Characteristics and Peculiarities

    Data Acquisition

    Seismological Telemetry Network in Hungary

    The Seismological Data Acquisition System in the GDR

    Coordination of Ground and Space Geodetic Techniques for Geodynamics and Earthquake Prediction Research in Europe

    Focal Mechanism and Earthquake Prediction

    Scaling Laws of Source Parameters for Small Earthquakes Induced by Mining

    An Inverse Problem for Seismic Coda

    Determination of Source Parameters

    Earthquake Patterns Explained by the Stress Field of Cracks

    The Triggering Effect of Strong Earthquakes

    Low-Frequency Radiation Parameters and Focal Plane Solutions

    Microseisms and Seismic Noise

    Comparative Spectra of Microseisms and Swell in the Ligurian Sea

    An Analysis of Ground and Instrumental Short-Period Noise

    Stormy Microseisms, Geomagnetic Storms and a Complex of Oscillations with Frequency 0.1 to 1 Hz

    Application of Observations Incorporated Into the Project of Microseismic Storms

    On a Classification of Storm Microseisms

    Theory and Interpretation

    A Comparison of Synthetic Seismograms for Upper-Mantle Models in Europe

    Computation of Seismic Wave Fields in Laterally Inhomogeneous Crustal Structures. Gaussian Beams Approach

    Seismic Wave Fields in Media with Causal Absorption

    Space-Time Ray Method and Its Applications in Seismology

    Wave-Front Propagation in Nonlinear Elastic Media

    Discovery of a New Non-Geometrical S* Arrival Generated at Free Interface

    Fast and Stable Computation of Ray Integrals and Ray Amplitudes in Radially Symmetric Media

    Inversion of Traveltime Anomalies to Determine Lateral Inhomogeneities in Reflection- and Refraction-Seismics and from Seismic Waves in Transmission

    Atmospheric Pressure Wave of St. Helens Eruption

    Seismic Response Analysis of Two-Dimensional Structures with Causal Absorption. Finite Difference Approach

    Deep Seismic Sounding

    Comparison of the Results of Surface Wave Investigations and Deep Seismic Soundings by the International Profile Vii

    Tectonics of Subduction Zones and Dynamic Parameters of Short-Period P Waves

    Physical and Chemical Properties of the Mantle

    Structural Investigations of the Earth's Upper Mantle by Means of Localizing Teleseismic Events

    The Influence of Mineral Reactions on the Propagation of Compressional and Shear Waves in Rocks under High Pressures and Temperatures

    Is There Ferroelectricity in the Mantle?

    Gibbs' Method in Thermodynamics of Nonlinear Elastic Body

    Electrical Conductivity of Garnets and Garnet Containing Rocks

    Electromagnetic Sounding with Long Submarine Cables

    On the Theory of Phase Transitions in the Earth's Mantle

    Interpretation of Core Anelasticity

    Elastic Stresses Associated with Undulations of Density Boundaries in the Earth

    Age-Dependent Driving Forces and the Fragmentation of the Farallon Plate

    Age-Dependent Subduction of Oceanic Lithosphère and the Rheology of Subducted Slabs

    Recent Crustal Movements and Associated Seismicity

    Fennoscandian Uplift, Secular Variations of Gravity and Determination of Changes of Density within the Asthenosphere

    Ground Deformations in the Phlegraean Fields Volcanic Area, Italy

    Anomalous Mantle Spreading under the Lithosphère

    Correlations Geodynamics. Recent Vertical Crustal Movements in Romania

    Regional Tilting of the Earth's in Romania

    Seismicity, Crustal Stresses and Recent Crustal Movements in Switzerland

    Vertical Movements in the Great Hungarian Plain. Examples of Magnetostratigraphic Correlation

    The Sierentz Southern-Rhinegraben Earthquake of July 15, 1980. Preliminary Results

    Properties of the Recent Crustal Movements by the Contact Zone Between the Carpathians and Bohemian Massif

    Crustal Structure of Europe

    On the Analysis of Isostasy in the North Atlantic

    A Seismic Study of the Crust Under the Pyrenean Mountain Range

    Regional Variations in the Crustal Structure of the Iberian Peninsula

    Explosion Seismology Studies of the Canary Islands. First Results

    The Fennolora Experiment and Crustal Structure in the Bohemian Massif

    Combined Geophysical Models of the Earth's Crust and Upper Mantle of the European Continent

    Solution of the Two-Dimensional Inverse Kinematic Problem for Laterally Weakly Inhomogeneous Media

    Gravimetric Modelling of the Eastern Alpine Crust

    Crustal Structure of the Caledonides in Britain

    Crustal Structure of Grabens in the Hercynian Belt. A Review

    Fennoscandian Long-Range Project 1979 /Fennolora/

    Observations of Fennolora Shots on Additional Lines in Finnish Lapland

    Lateral Heterogeneity in the Italian Region from Rayleigh Wave Group Velocities

    Crustal Structure of Western Portugal

    The Structure of the Crust and Upper Mantle in the Bohemian Massif from the Dispersion of Rayleigh Waves

    Structure of the Earth Crust and Upper Mantle of Eastern Europe

    Crustal Thickness in Fennoscandia as Inferred from P-Wave Spectral Ratios

    Crustal Structure of Hercynian Europe and the North American Basin and Range Province. A Tectonic Analogy?

    Structural Deductions Concerning the Lithosphère of the Aquitaine Basin from the Gravimetry of the Vertical Intrusions

    Quality Factor in the Crust. A Deep Seismic Sounding Approach

    The Earth's Crust and Upper Mantle of the Western Part of the South Tien Shan and Adjacent Territories of the Turanian Platform According to the Data of Explosion Seismology

    Plate Tectonics of Eastern Europe

    Geophysical Interpretation of the Central Carpathians Contact with the European Platform

    Lower Cretaceous Submarine /Rift/ Volcanism in South Transdanubia /South Hungary/

    Tensional Tectonics in Orogeny

    On the State of Stress at Passive Continental Margins and the Problem of Initiation of Subduction

    The Plate Tectonic Setting of the Eocene Volcanic Belt in the Carpathian Basin

    Major Element Patterns in Hungarian Basaltic Rocks. An Approach to Determine Their Tectonic Settings

    Tectonomagmatic Evidence for Transforms, Segmentation and Microplates in the Alpine Space of the Balkans

    The Calc-Alkaline Magmatism in Detecting Two Types of Margins and Geosynclines by the Alpo-Himalayan Belt

    On the More Accurate Definition of the Current Notion "Tectonic Stress"

    Model of the Carpathian Continent/Continent Collision

    Characteristic Evolution of the Cenozoic Structure of the Pannonian Basin as Proved by Reflection Seismic Measurements

    Earthquake Belts in Central and Eastern Europe. Some Seismotectonic Aspects

    Physical Nature of Rapid Intracontinental Subsidence. Origin of the Great Hungarian Depression

    Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

    Vorticity Dynamics of Tidal Residual Circulation

    Mathematical Geophysics

    Mathematical Modeling and Seismic Structure of the Lithosphere of the Baltic Shield

    List of Contributors

    Subject Index

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  • No. of pages: 708
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 1983
  • Published: January 1, 1983
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780444601988

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