541-0904/02 – Applied Seismology (AS)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits10
Subject guarantorIng. Aleš Poláček, CSc.Subject version guarantorIng. Aleš Poláček, CSc.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2009/2010Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
POS0188 doc. RNDr. Lubomil Pospíšil, CSc.
POS0046 doc. RNDr. Pavel Pospíšil, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 20+0
Combined Examination 20+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Graduates of the course can handle the processing of seismological data. Determination of the parameters of the Seismological pulse at the point of registration and at the place of its origin.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations

Summary

Theory of seismic waves. Ways of earthquake waves registration , seismogram processing – determation of the seismic focus and the earthquake mechanism. Assessment of reliability of earthquake prognosis. Principles of the microseimological methods a seismic effects assessment of blasting explosives and gas blow-out, main principles of seismic zoning and microzoning.

Compulsory literature:

New Manual of Seismological Observatory Practice, Volume I,II Peter Borman, GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam 2002 Shearer, P. M. (1999): Introduction to seismology. Cambridge Univ. Pr., 304 pages Bolt, B. A. (1993): Earthquakes and Geological Discovery. W.H. Freeman § Co., 229 pages Sato, H. et al. (1997): Seismic Wave Propagation and Scattering in the Heterogeneous Earth. Springer Verlag, 320 pages

Recommended literature:

Bolt, B. A. (1999): Earthquakes (4th Ed.). W.H. Freeman § Co., Keller, E. A., Pinter, N. (1995): Active Tectonics:Earthquakes, Uplift and Landscape. Prentice Hall, 338 pages

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

The study of recommended literature.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Seismic Waves and Earth Models 2. Seismic Sources and Source Parameters 3. Seismic signal and Noise 4. Seismic Sensors and their Calibration 5. Seismic Recording Systems 6. Site selection, Preparationb and instalation of Seismic Stations 7. Seimic Networks 8. Seismic Arrays 9. Seimic data Formats, Archival and Exchange 10. Data Analysis and Seismogram Interpretation 11. Intensity and Intensity Scales 12. Volacano Seismology

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2013/2014 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
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