Tsunami Efficiency Due to Very Slow Earthquakes

@article{Riquelme2021TsunamiED,
  title={Tsunami Efficiency Due to Very Slow Earthquakes},
  author={S. Riquelme and Mauricio Fuentes},
  journal={Seismological Research Letters},
  year={2021}
}
Often, tsunami “sources” have been treated as a quasistatic problem. Initial studies have demonstrated that, for earthquake rupture velocities in the span of 1.5–3  km/s, the kinematic and static part of the tsunami can be treated separately. However, very slow earthquake rupture velocities in the span of 0.1–1  km/s have not been included in tsunami analytical or numerical modeling. Here, we calculated the tsunami efficiency, extending Kajiura’s definition for different models. We… 
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