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Expediting Body Wave Calculations

  • V. P. Valyus

Abstract

This paper describes several methods that considerably speed up calculations of the travel times and amplitude of body waves by the ray method.

Keywords

Seismic Wave Focal Depth Body Wave Layer Parameter Deep Point 
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© Consultants Bureau, New York 1972

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