Probabilities for jumping fault segment stepovers

@inproceedings{Shaw2006ProbabilitiesFJ,
  title={Probabilities for jumping fault segment stepovers},
  author={Bruce E Shaw and James H Dieterich},
  year={2006}
}
[1] Seismic hazard analysis relies heavily on the segmentation of faults. The ability of ruptures to break multiple segments has a big impact on estimated hazard. Current practice for estimating multiple segment breakage relies on panels of experts voting on their opinions for each case. Here, we explore the probability of elastodynamic ruptures jumping segment stepovers in numerical simulations of segmented fault systems. We find a simple functional form for the probability of jumping a… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 references

Predicting the endpoints of earthquake ruptures

Nature • 2006
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Dynamic transfer of rupture across differently oriented segments in a complex 3-D fault system, Geophys

H. Aochi, O. Scotti
Berge-Thierry • 2005
View 1 Excerpt

Transition regimes for growing crack populations.

Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics • 2002
View 1 Excerpt

Dynamic 3D simulations of earthquake on en echelon fault

R. A. Harris, S. M. Day
Geophys. Res. Lett., • 1999

Numerical simulation of spontaneous rupture processes on two non-coplanar faults: The effect of geometry on fault interaction, Geophys

Y. Kase, K. Kuge
J. Int., • 1998
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…