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%���� In view of its advantage during the study of the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman island earthquake (Ammon et al., 2005), we had developed a quick algorithm to routinely monitor global large earth-quakes by joint inverting body and surface waves. %PDF-1.5 /Shading << /Sh << /ShadingType 2 /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /Domain [0.0 272.12549] /Coords [0 0.0 0 272.12549] /Function << /FunctionType 3 /Domain [0.0 272.12549] /Functions [ << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 272.12549] /C0 [1 1 1] /C1 [0.75 0.5 0.25] /N 1 >> ] /Bounds [] /Encode [0 1 ] >> /Extend [false false] >> >> endobj Surface waves are something like the waves in a body of water: They move the surface of the earth up and down & right and left. Other articles where Body wave is discussed: seismic wave: …elastic waves; two, known as body waves, travel within the Earth, whereas the other two, called surface waves, travel along its surface. x���P(�� ��endstream endobj x���P(�� ��endstream /Filter /FlateDecode Body waves are of two types: Primary waves (also called P-waves, or pressure waves) and Secondary waves (S-waves, or shear waves). �a�r�$�^����l��vVic�Owo?gʧ������1Sv��YJ�D���vT�n5��&�=�"]6�bO �s7�@�$ ��H���P�%9�j�$����I�|�[o�w��(�]�Ӿ�2��}����[׵��H^��h�\ �7W 2���~��/��d�~�����m������ȬW�e���hq������L������L���n���u���vQ���]�,�����F'���s��DŽZiqH�cH�{���N��q:)��{�?���Sendstream /ProcSet [ /PDF ] free surface waves we need to understand the boundary conditions on the free surface, any bodies under the waves, and on the sea floor: –Pressure is constant across the interface –Once a particle on the free surface, it remains there always. • Surface waves propagate along a boundary surface. /BBox [0 0 16 16] x��ZYo�F~7����!�}� ��#�,6X����b��Lˊe�#ʞ��ߪ�"%e`�0�}TWW}�U5����w߽���/������"I��췫���w�'�������sU&�w�g,)��%��E!�JTy%��G���U�,��"Y�Sm�~>?��~�owIV�?n�L��U��t�?.����}�:����\����#,�K��k�J��}N��o����Il����T��e���W�D�A��lV��0O����l&��_���'>�S2�����2Uc��o��`q��]�DzOg�Hu��������� ��A��@}�4j�U���'�v�f"}6��n�Q�7q�`]�B�n�� stream Waves propagate out from the epicenter along the surface on a three-dimensional view of the earth. 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These waves are similar in many important ways to the familiar waves in air generated by a hand-clap or in water generated by a stone thrown into water. /Length 8 stream Surface waves are typically generated when the source of the earthquake is close to the Earth’s surface. /Filter /FlateDecode /Subtype /Form /Filter /FlateDecode S��W���ut�R�y��"��buXEh�}�촴kF�숟C�F����pGNF��Y���`. >> /Matrix [1.00000000 0.00000000 0.00000000 1.00000000 0.00000000 0.00000000] A body wave is a seismic wave that moves through the interior of the earth, as opposed to surface waves that travel near the earth's surface. ���q���vm�x��oP�k�]�n\Ť�6��|ǯv��އ�Miќiٰ�(��`��5J'��~�J �فyn��������^�?ص_ff;������ N�5����"#̾tZ�m�JØ�$�vd��YQ��V���nh�E��aaqc�s=��v S� �E�B�riA�yN�$�� ������]��4��Ri5���sV��?�� j�ȟk�v&e���װ3:d8�'�ہ���LH2drLh����i�"w�=�ТL�&�E�;�(�ߤ��!Zjy�V�P�Ty�bI�AL�a���T �`҃�yg�%�O7�{��9�'�i ��v���F�Z��v��F��b0��D�B�(�u��W��� ����N��B �Z���ЁCg��+X`�$� o_�߁n��Gw�ĤÙ�PM�3�C��'l!6���+H�q^��-�g4�llxr�%�M�[캧B�V �A��Yoe���p.�ȥ�Gހ�m�TS4����l�o���4������-��|_��y�xG� �e��!�7����Tk��垩�֢ �3@|�3��>�"�{" (2) Ground strains caused by body and surface waves have been analyzed for original data and its separated body and surface waves. Unlike body waves, surface waves are strongly dispersed in the Earth, having phase and group velocities that depend on frequency. >>>> /ProcSet [ /PDF ] Real-time analysis of earthquakes can be /FormType 1 >> =���Q�d'�D��xy����d�RBr�Z0�IP���`e��:�mxXK��.��(*9����9��������7�,��&M��� |�P4�2�a�i9�h�� �ax�7�T7�N7۩QX�l�Q�8�U��&�i��~���h�E�$�`��.�#�,]l�����-������t��U �`̬8b��;SIa�3o~�M����dC� �uu���/¢�.UУ��-=�:%��8�S�A�m�q=l)�$���#&�[����2�a�T3��ʬ The first kind of body wave is the P wave or primary wave.This is the fastest kind of seismic wave, and, consequently, the first to 'arrive' at a seismic station. /Type /XObject A. /Length 54 0 R P-waves are able to travel through both sol… /Length 15 /Filter /FlateDecode a. travel more rapidly than body waves b. produce most of the damage to buildings during earthquakes c. are the first waves initially produced in an earthquake d. are the first waves to arrive at a seismograph station after an earthquake ____ 65. /PTEX.PageNumber 1 Body and surface waves Jascha Roedel, winter semester 2015/16 The term wave describes the spatial propagation of an oscillation or disturbance through a medium such as solid bodies, liquids or gases. At longer lapse-time, the surface waves couple with body waves and the coda eventually reaches an equipartition regime when all the propagative surface and body wave modes are excited to equal energy (Weaver 1982; Hennino et al. Seismic Waves is an on-line program which illustrates . stream /Matrix [1 0 0 1 0 0] /Resources 50 0 R Surface waves _____. /Length 15 Types. The P wave can move through solid rock and fluids, like water or the liquid layers of the earth. /Matrix [1 0 0 1 0 0] The solution was updated twice in three days. /PTEX.InfoDict 51 0 R /Resources 18 0 R Body waves Introduction P- and S-waves are referred to as body waves because they are transmitted through the volume (or body) of the material, as apposed to travelling along the surface. stream As you might imagine, only body waves can give us any information about the deep interior of the Earth. /BBox [0.00000000 0.00000000 129.00000000 53.00000000] P waves are also known as compression waves. �&���Vc`�l)S��0@eT�,\L\YsE�ڼ�z�����%��x�#��_;_iO���� Those waves that are the most destructive are the surface waves which generally have the strongest vibration. then constrained using both broadband body waves and long period seismic waves. <>>> 2001). Both types of body waves are non-dispersive (in purely elastic media). >> /Resources << /Trans << /S /R >> As their name suggests, surface waves travel just below the surface of the ground. • There are two types of surface waves: Rayleigh and Love waves. This type of seismic body wave travels at the greatest velocity through the ground. On the other hand, surface waves propagate only at the interface between two different media, like the interface between Earth and atmosphere (i.e. /Type /XObject This generally causes the worst damage because the wave motion rocks the foundations of manmade structures. how waves propagate from an earthquake hypocenter to seismic stations across the globe. –No flow through an impervious boundary or body. /Type /XObject 10 0 obj << /PTEX.FileName (./figs/anulogo.pdf) x���P(�� ��endstream >> endobj /Annots [ 20 0 R 21 0 R 22 0 R 23 0 R 24 0 R 25 0 R 26 0 R 27 0 R 28 0 R 29 0 R 30 0 R 31 0 R 32 0 R 33 0 R 34 0 R 35 0 R 36 0 R 37 0 R 38 0 R 39 0 R ] Introduction. <>/ExtGState<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/Annots[ 13 0 R] /MediaBox[ 0 0 595.32 841.92] /Contents 4 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 0>> /Subtype /Form /Resources 49 0 R earthquake; these are body waves and surface waves. 16 0 obj << endobj >> endobj >> endobj �;f e1�2�j�!P��b�m'dq)��k���RH����b�x�:A�G�s"8M3͓�Cg Body waves are of two types: compressional or primary (P) waves and shear or secondary (S) waves. Seismographs record the amplitude and frequency of seismic waves and yield information about the Earth and its subsurface structure. 49 0 obj << @QW�N�;:r��g�w���V��K#�i�Z��K,z��K쌗��Y�Vr���ܹ��%�$��آ��>�w�:L����fm�M�2��w����r�Gn����8a��jZ'N��&�m��1X��l����S���\��l�H��~���ZR?T� �Y�a stream 17 0 obj << Surface waves Introduction As a result of geometric spreading in 2-D, the energy carried by surface waves decays with distance r from the source as 1/r; this is in contrast to 1/r2 for body waves, which is why they are usually much less prominent on a seismogram. >> Thereby, waves do appear in various forms and differ in their characteristics. • Surface waves propagate at a speed lower than body waves and are recorded after the P and S waves. /Subtype /Form << /S /GoTo /D [12 0 R /Fit ] >> Seismic waves fall into two general categories: body waves (P-waves and S-waves), which travel through the interior of the earth, and surface waves, which travel only at the earth’s … /Shading << /Sh << /ShadingType 3 /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /Domain [0.0 3.99998] /Coords [3.99998 3.99998 0.0 3.99998 3.99998 3.99998] /Function << /FunctionType 3 /Domain [0.0 3.99998] /Functions [ << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 3.99998] /C0 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /C1 [0.875 0.75 0.625] /N 1 >> ] /Bounds [] /Encode [0 1 ] >> /Extend [true false] >> >> <> Much of the motivation for joint inversion derives from two factors. /Type /Page • Surface waves are larger in amplitude and longer in duration than body waves. endobj formulation used for body waves, except that the surface wave ‘‘ray’’ has a sensitivity that is very wide in depth (Figure 1). 11 0 obj 4 0 obj The various problems of fluid motion treated in this article have in common the property that the fluid is subject to a gravitational force. These oscillations are generated by strong earthquakes. Our preferred model, which based on the MDC fault plane, local JMA hypocenter and calibrated alignments of body and surface waves, revealed a complex rupture process. /Filter /FlateDecode /Matrix [1 0 0 1 0 0] BODY WAVES Traveling through the interior of the earth, body waves arrive before the surface waves emitted by an earthquake. P WAVES The … Some of the energy is expended in breaking and permanently deforming the rocks and minerals along the fault. /ExtGState << It pushes and pulls the rock it moves through just like sound waves push and pull the air. endobj Surface waves are the slowest moving of all waves, so the most intense shaking usually comes at the end of an earthquake. As they spread out, they alternately push (compress) and pull (expand) the ground as they move through it. Surface waves on the Seismogram Surface waves are the largest amplitude signal on the wave train Surfaces arrive after the P and S waves, because they travel along the surface layers of the Earth where velocities are lower. kinds of body waves, and two kinds of surface waves. /Length 15 BY JOHN V. WEHAUSEN and EDMUND V. 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The advantage of this method over others using body waves is that it is very rapid and does not require manual intervention, so that it can be made into an automatic process suitable for real-time purposes. �1���_��w�[I;��e����\�v�`���^ 2 0 obj The separation parameters d and Id, in time and frequency domain, respectively, have been proposed. 19 0 obj << /Parent 46 0 R The first type of body wave is called the primary wave or pressure wave, and is commonly referred to as P-waves. /R8 52 0 R 9 0 obj << fRi6g���ߤ�!�j J�.O��ʈR�� P and S waves are body waves. 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At the same time viewer can watch waves propagating through a cross-sectional view of the earth. /Shading << /Sh << /ShadingType 2 /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /Coords [0 0.0 0 7.99997] /Function << /FunctionType 3 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /Functions [ << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /C0 [0.875 0.75 0.625] /C1 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /N 1 >> << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /C0 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /C1 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /N 1 >> ] /Bounds [ 3.99998] /Encode [0 1 0 1] >> /Extend [false false] >> >> t�=�}��`457�G�Q�D endobj /Length 1396 stream P- and S- waves are called \"body waves\" because they can travel through th… These waves cause shaking that is felt, and cause damage in various ways. <> Recent forays into the joint inversion of surface waves and body waves from portable arrays (e.g., Friederich, 2003; van der Lee et al., 2001b; West et al., 2004a), are mostly in an embryonic stage, but hold promise of major improvements in imaging with further development. 14 0 obj << endobj /Resources 47 0 R \g��K�$[n&����D�2U#T�I5�"OO|��F��v����N���! /ProcSet [ /PDF ] From the point of view of the spatial concentration of energy, waves can be divided into body waves and surface waves. /BBox [0 0 362.8347 272.1261] 47 0 obj << /Length 15 /Shading << /Sh << /ShadingType 3 /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /Coords [7.99997 7.99997 0.0 7.99997 7.99997 7.99997] /Function << /FunctionType 3 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /Functions [ << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /C0 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /C1 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /N 1 >> << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 7.99997] /C0 [0.4375 0.375 0.3125] /C1 [0.875 0.75 0.625] /N 1 >> ] /Bounds [ 3.99998] /Encode [0 1 0 1] >> /Extend [true false] >> >> {:ľ?�v��XǸ��B�n_�Y�\��nl�5x��0͌�t���tH�+��p�.,�V�djC���[��]�O��W��CV�u� Surface waves usually have larger amplitudes and longer wavelengths than body waves, and they travel more slowly than body waves do. x���P(�� ��endstream Seismic waves can be classified into two basic types: body waves which travel through the Earth and surface waves, which travel along the Earth's surface. /FormType 1 /MediaBox [0 0 362.8347 272.1261] LINEAR FREE SURFACE WAVES FALL 2003 °c A.H. TECHET 1. the surface of the Earth). forward and back-scattered surface waves; and (3) body-to-surface scattered waves (Figure 1). Because the volumes explored by surface and body waves are signi cantly di erent, the knowledge of endobj 15 0 obj << As discussed all earthquakes are relatively shallow, with the deepest at about 700 km depth. Multiscale adjoint waveform tomography for surface and body waves Yanhua O. Yuan 1, Frederik J. Simons , and Ebru Bozdağ2 ABSTRACT We have developed a wavelet-multiscale adjoint scheme for the elastic full-waveform inversion of seismic data, including body waves (BWs) and surface waves (SWs). 48 0 obj << Although they move even more slowly than S-waves, they can be much larger in amplitude and are often the most destructive type of seismic wave. x� endstream moment-tensor inversion using regional surface waves. /Subtype /Form x��XYo7~ׯ���,�o � Ҥ�\E�A�����N���~C�r�d iz ��%=3��"9��L�#� /FormType 1 Among the many types of seismic waves, one can make a broad distinction between body waves, which travel through the Earth, and surface waves, which travel at the Earth's surface. 1 0 obj >> The rest of the energy, which is most of the energy, is radiated from the focus of the earthquake in the form of seismic waves. 3 0 obj /FormType 1 Body Waves The body waves propagate within a body of rock. waves together to the finite fault source study. >> endobj endobj /BBox [0 0 8 8] /Type /XObject Elastic media ) d and Id, in time and frequency of seismic.. 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