Author: Keiiti Aki, Paul G. Richards
Publisher: W H Freeman & Co, 1980
Volume Two of a two-volume study of special subjects in the field of seismology for advanced students in the field.
About the Author:
Until his death in 2005, Keiiti Aki resided on Réunion Island in the Indian Ocean. His distinguished career included faculty appointments for many years at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Southern California. Paul Richards has taught and conducted research for many years at Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, where his work has turned to methods of monitoring earthquakes and underground nuclear explosions. His current research is focused on improving the accuracy with which earthquakes and explosions are routinely located around the world.