Advertisement

pure and applied geophysics

, Volume 109, Issue 1, pp 1693–1699 | Cite as

Average thickness of the deccan traps between Bombay and Koyna from dispersion of short-period Love waves

  • A. N. Tandon
Article

Summary

Experimental dispersion curves of short-period Love waves due to three small shocks in the Koyna region and recorded at Bombay have been compared with theoretical computed curves. The results indicate that the average thickness of the traps overlying the granitic basement is about 1.25 km.

Keywords

Group Velocity Dispersion Curve Rayleigh Wave Love Wave Deccan Trap 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. [1]
    J. Oliver, Bull. Seis. Soc. Am.52 (1962), 81.Google Scholar
  2. [2]
    K. E. Bullen,An Introduction to the Theory of Seismology (Cambridge Univ. Press 1963).Google Scholar
  3. [3]
    W. M. Ewing, W. S. Jardetsky andF. Press,Elastic Waves in Layered Medium (McGraw-Hill, New York 1957).Google Scholar
  4. [4]
    L. N. Kailasam andB. G. K. Murthy; L.N. Kailasam, P. R. Pant, S. M. Lahiri andK. R. M. Sinha; L. N. Kailasam, P. R. Pant andS. M. Lahiri,Memoirs of the Geological Survey of India, Vol. 100.Google Scholar
  5. [5]
    A. N. Tandon andH. M. Chaudhury, I. Met. D. Sci. note No. 59 (1968).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Birkhäuser-Verlag 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. N. Tandon
    • 1
  1. 1.New Delhi 16India

Personalised recommendations