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Unformatted text preview: 1 Storms Waves EOSC 114 / Guillaume Carazzo Earthquakes Volcanoes Landslides Impacts Recap Global distribution of earthquakes- Divergent margins- Convergent margins- Transform boundaries Seismology Elastic theory rebound Waves (P, S, Rayleigh & Love) 2 Earthquakes Lecture 1- Earthquake Basics Lecture 2- Seismology Lecture 3- Earthquake magnitude, intensity, building design Lecture 4- Earthquake prediction and hazards Lecture 5- Earthquake survival Describe how an earthquake is recorded and how to locate the epicentre Compare and contrast the meanings and uses of earthquake magnitude and intensity scales Given any structure, ground type and earthquake location, predict the types and extent of damage likely to be caused by all four seismic waves Learning Goals 2 Earthquakes Lecture 1- Earthquake Basics Lecture 2- Seismology Lecture 3- Earthquake magnitude, intensity, building design Lecture 4- Earthquake prediction and hazards Lecture 5- Earthquake survival Describe how an earthquake is recorded and how to locate the epicentre Compare and contrast the meanings and uses of earthquake magnitude and intensity scales Given any structure, ground type and earthquake location, predict the types and extent of damage likely to be caused by all four seismic waves Learning Goals 3 1/ Earthquakes magnitude and intensity 2/ Seismic zones & building design Outline Recording Seismic Waves Seismograph ( seismometers ) Records earthquake waves Seismogram Record of an earthquake LOOK for seismograms in EOS-Main (record earthquakes off our coast) 4 Fig. 4.16 Figure 2.16 Figure 2.16 5 Locating Earthquakes Seismic waves can travel the globe At any given seismograph P-waves will...
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