Reservoir Induced Earthquakes - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444889065, 9780444597359

Reservoir Induced Earthquakes, Volume 64

1st Edition

Authors: H.K. Gupta
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444889065
eBook ISBN: 9780444597359
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 9th March 1992
Page Count: 382
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Table of Contents

Foreword. Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Worldwide distribution of reservoir-induced seismicity. 3. Hsingfengkiang and other RIS sites in the People's Republic of China. 4. Koyna Dam, India. 5. Oroville Dam, California. 6. Nurek and Toktogul reservoirs, U.S.S.R. 7. RIS in South Carolina, U.S.A. 8. Aswan Dam, Egypt. 9. Bhatsa Dam, India. 10. Other RIS sites. 11. Reservoir-induced earthquake characteristics. 12. Mechanism of reservoir-induced earthquakes. 13. Himalayan dams and RIS. (Why Himalayan reservoirs do not induce earthquakes?). 14. Further topics. References. Author index. Subject index.


Description

Foreword. Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Worldwide distribution of reservoir-induced seismicity. 3. Hsingfengkiang and other RIS sites in the People's Republic of China. 4. Koyna Dam, India. 5. Oroville Dam, California. 6. Nurek and Toktogul reservoirs, U.S.S.R. 7. RIS in South Carolina, U.S.A. 8. Aswan Dam, Egypt. 9. Bhatsa Dam, India. 10. Other RIS sites. 11. Reservoir-induced earthquake characteristics. 12. Mechanism of reservoir-induced earthquakes. 13. Himalayan dams and RIS. (Why Himalayan reservoirs do not induce earthquakes?). 14. Further topics. References. Author index. Subject index.


Details

No. of pages:
382
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 1992
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780444597359

Reviews

@qu:Reservoir-Induced Earthquakes is an important and timely account requiring only BS-level geology/geophysics background for ready comprehension. RIS will be a helpful aquisition to all earth science and geoengineering libraries and laboratory collections. @source:Tectonophysics


About the Authors

H.K. Gupta Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin India, and Programs in Geosciences, The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA