Seismic Tomography

Course Description

Theory and practice of seismic tomography and its applications to studying seismotectonics, volcanism and deep Earth dynamics.


Dapeng Zhao (Tohoku University)


1 day(s)


(1) Introduction
(2) Principle of seismic tomography
(3) Basic theory:
1) model parameterization
2) ray tracing
3) earthquake location
4) inversion
5) resolution analysis
(4) Classification of seismic tomography
(5) Applications: Multiscale tomography and geodynamics
1) Local tomography
2) Regional tomography
3) Global tomography
4) Seismic tomography of the Moon

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