As devastating earthquakes continue to inflict widespread destruction to life and property and hinder the development of urban areas, the technical and scientific problems of seismic hazard assessment and risk-related issues warrant urgent attention. In this regard, seismologists play a key role in defining the source parameters of earthquakes and estimating the associated site-specific ground motion amplification commonly termed site response. The relevant analyses are usually performed using either recorded ground motion for a handful of seismic events of moderate to large magnitude or by synthesizing stochastic processes based on the observational data. The hazard projection is aimed at a...
Site Amplification, Qs, and Source Parameterization in Guwahati Region from Seismic and Geotechnical Analysis
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S. K. Nath, A. Raj, J. Sharma, K. K. S. Thingbaijam, A. Kumar, D. R. Nandy, M. K. Yadav, S. Dasgupta, K. Majumdar, J. R. Kayal, A. K. Shukla, S. K. Deb, J. Pathak, P. J. Hazarika, D. K. Paul, B. K. Bansal; Site Amplification, Qs, and Source Parameterization in Guwahati Region from Seismic and Geotechnical Analysis. Seismological Research Letters ; 79 (4): 526–539. doi: https://doi.org/10.1785/gssrl.79.4.526
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