Earth and Planetary Sciences » Geology and Geophysics

Earthquake Research and Analysis - Statistical Studies, Observations and Planning

Edited by Sebastiano D'Amico, ISBN 978-953-51-0134-5, 470 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published March 02, 2012 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/2461
Edited Volume

The study of earthquakes plays a key role in order to minimize human and material losses when they inevitably occur. Chapters in this book will be devoted to various aspects of earthquake research and analysis. The different sections present in the book span from statistical seismology studies, the latest techniques and advances on earthquake precursors and forecasting, as well as, new methods for early detection, data acquisition and interpretation. The topics are tackled from theoretical advances to practical applications.