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Discrimination between local microearthquakes and quarry blasts by multi-layer perceptrons and Kohonen maps

  title={Discrimination between local microearthquakes and quarry blasts by multi-layer perceptrons and Kohonen maps},
  author={M. Musil and A. Ple{\vs}inger},
  journal={Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America},
The results of the application of artificial neural nets (ANNs) to discriminating microearthquakes from quarry and mining blasts in the West Bohemia earthquake swarm region are presented and discussed. Input vectors consisting of seven spectral and seven amplitude parameters, automatically extracted from local three-component digital broadband (0.6 to 60 Hz) velocigrams, have been employed for training of different ANN configurations. Multi-layer perceptrons (MLP) trained in supervised mode by… Expand
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