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Applied Geophysics – Waves and rays - II Waves and rays - II Reading: Today: p117-133 Next Lecture: p133-143 Seismic methods: Applied Geophysics – Waves and rays - II Reflection and transmission Seismic rays obey Snell’s Law (just like in optics)
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Unformatted text preview: The angle of incidence equals the angle of reflection, and the angle of transmission is related to the angle of incidence through the velocity ratio. 2 1 1 sin sin sin P P P P P P V r V R V i = =...
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This note was uploaded on 01/07/2012 for the course PHYSICS 384 taught by Professor Wei during the Spring '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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