Advances in Earthquake Prediction

Research and Risk Mitigation

  • Ragnar Stefánsson

Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)

Also part of the Geophysical Sciences book sub series (GEOPHYS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Ragnar Stefánsson
    Pages 1-13
  3. Ragnar Stefánsson
    Pages 15-43
  4. Ragnar Stefánsson
    Pages 45-67
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 223-245

About this book

Introduction

The special natural conditions in Iceland as well as high level technology, were the basis for multidisciplinary and multinational cooperation for studying crustal processes, especially processes ahead of large earthquakes. This work leads to new innovative results and real time warnings which are described in the book. The results obtained in Iceland are of significance for earthquake prediction research worldwide.

Keywords

Gradual approach to earthquake warnings Multidisciplinary approach Nowcasting Preparatory measures Warning ahead of earthquakes

Authors and affiliations

  • Ragnar Stefánsson
    • 1
  1. 1.University of AkureyriAkureyriIceland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-47571-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-47569-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-47571-2
  • About this book