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Earthquake Research and Analysis

New Advances in Seismology

Edited by Sebastiano D'Amico

University of Malta, Malta

The mitigation of earthquake-related hazards represents a key role in the modern society. The main goal of this book is to present 9 scientific papers focusing on new research and results on earthquake seismology. Chapters of this book focus on several aspect of seismology ranging from historical earthquake analysis, seismotectonics, and damage estimation of critical facilities.

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Earthquake Research and AnalysisNew Advances in SeismologyEdited by Sebastiano D'Amico

Published: March 20th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/50967

ISBN: 978-953-51-1054-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5035-0

Copyright year: 2013

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14275 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. A Review of the 1170 Andújar (Jaén, South Spain) Earthquake, Including the First Likely Archeological Evidence

By J.A. Peláez, J.C. Castillo, F. Gómez Cabeza, M. Sánchez Gómez, J.M. Martínez Solares and C. López Casado


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2. Global Climatic Changes, a Possible Cause of the Recent Increasing Trend of Earthquakes Since the 90’s and Subsequent Lessons Learnt

By Septimius Mara and Serban-Nicolae Vlad


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3. Scaling Properties of Aftershock Sequences in Algeria-Morocco Region

By M. Hamdache, J.A. Pelàez and A. Talbi


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4. Seismotectonic and the Hipothetical Strike – Slip Tectonic Boundary of Central Costa Rica

By Mario Fernandez Arce


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5. Modeling Dynamic-Weakening and Dynamic-Strengthening of Granite in High-Velocity Slip Experiments

By Zonghu Liao and Ze’ev Reches


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6. Characterizing the Noise for Seismic Arrays: Case of Study for the Alice Springs ARray (ASAR)

By Sebastiano D’Amico


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7. Parameters Identification of Stochastic Nonstationary Process Used in Earthquake Modelling

By Giuseppe Carlo Marano, Mariantonietta Morga and Sara Sgobba


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8. Daily Variation in Earthquake Detection Capability: A Quantitative Evaluation

By Takaki Iwata


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9. Damage Estimation Improvement of Electric Power Distribution Equipment Using Multiple Disaster Information

By Yoshiharu Shumuta


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