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by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:18 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: SYNTHETIC APERATURE RADAR INTERFEROMETRY
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SYNTHETIC APERATURE RADAR INTERFEROMETRY

Satellites get a new angle on earthquakes SYNTHETIC APERATURE RADAR INTERFEROMETRY By Robert Roy Britt, explorezone.com . 11.30.99 A new space-based technique for mapping earthquakes views Earth's surface from an angle, instead of from directly above, to map horizontal movement as little as a few mi...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:12 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: INTRODUCTION TO REMOTE SENSING TECHNIQUES GIS & GPS
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INTRODUCTION TO REMOTE SENSING TECHNIQUES GIS & GPS

Introduction to Remote Sensing #1: The Geographic Information System (GIS) ============================ THE GIS A computer-based system designed to input, store, manipulate, and output geographically referenced data. A geographic information system is an integrated set of hardware and software desig...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:09 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: IUGS THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES
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IUGS THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES

THE INTERNATIONAL UNION OF GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES IUGS -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- What is IUGS The International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) is one of the largest, non-governmental, non-political, and non-profit making scientific organizatio...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:07 pm
Forum: Earthquake Research
Topic: Glossary of Seismology & Seismologist's Dictionary
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Glossary of Seismology & Seismologist's Dictionary

Glossary of Some Common Terms in Seismology -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Aftershock An earthquake which follows a larger earthquake or main shock and originates in or near the rupture zone of the larger earthquake. Generally, major earthquakes are ...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:06 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: LISTINGS OF INTERNATIONAL EARTH SCIENCE JOURNALS
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LISTINGS OF INTERNATIONAL EARTH SCIENCE JOURNALS

THE TOP 20 Journals 1993-2003 [/b] http://www.esi-topics.com/earthquakes/journals/e1a.html Top 20 Overall Total cites • Number of papers • Cites per paper || Ranked by total cites || 1993 - 2003 (third bimonthly) Rank Journal total cites Number of papers Cites per paper 1 BULLETIN OF THE SEISMOLOGIC...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:03 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: WORLD DATA CENTERS / GENERAL REVIEW AND BACKGROUND
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WORLD DATA CENTERS / GENERAL REVIEW AND BACKGROUND

WORLD DATA CENTERS / GENERAL REVIEW AND BACKGROUND Description of World Data Centers World Data Centers conduct international exchange of geophysical observations in accordance with the principles set forth by the International Council of Scientific Unions (ICSU). They were established in 1957 by th...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:02 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism
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Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism

Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism Most people think of volcanoes as either objects of awe and fascination or as agents of destruction. Indeed, at times they can be both. However, volcanoes also contribute to commerce and culture in a myriad of ways. The seven chapters in this secti...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICAL ORGANIZATIONS
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INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICAL ORGANIZATIONS

INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICAL ORGANIZATIONS [European Seismological Commission The ESC is a commission of IASPEI, which is associated to IUGG and its aim is to promote seismological studies and projects in Europe, countries bordering the Mediterranean and immediate neighbours; an area from the Mid-Atlan...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:56 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICS RELATED JOURNALS
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INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICS RELATED JOURNALS

INTERNATIONAL GEOPHYSICS RELATED JOURNALS SOURCE:http://search.aol.com/aolcom/browse?id=224582&source=subcats Bulletin of Seismological Society of America Journal of advanced research in earthquake seismology and related disciplines. http://www.seismosoc.org/publications/bssa.html [Geophysical Journ...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:55 pm
Forum: Earth Science Research
Topic: ( ICSU) INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC UNIONS
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( ICSU) INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC UNIONS

INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC UNIONS ICSU ICSU’s Mission http://www.icsu.org/ "To identify and address major issues of importance to science and society, by mobilising the resources and knowledge of the international scientific community; to promote the participation of all scientists, irrespe...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:51 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: EARTHQUAKE EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE LINKS
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EARTHQUAKE EDUCATIONAL WEBSITE LINKS

Earthquake Educational website Links http://www.iris.edu/edu/edulinks.htm Plate tectonics: The Dynamic Earth - the Story of Plate Tectonics http://pubs.usgs.gov/publications/text/dynamic.html Earthquake Hazards Program: Earthquakes for Kids (& Grownups) http://earthquake.usgs.gov/4kids/ Locate an Ea...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:40 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: RADIUS UN Initiative towards Earthquake Safe Cities
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RADIUS UN Initiative towards Earthquake Safe Cities

United Nations Initiative towards Earthquake Safe Cities RADIUS TABLE OFCONTENTS Preface I. Executive Summary II. Project Description III. Project Results Case Studies Understanding Urban Seismic Risk Around the World: A Comparative Study IV. Project Tools Guidelines for RADIUS-type of Studies Simpl...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:37 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: San Francisco 1906 Earthquake Simulation Video
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San Francisco 1906 Earthquake Simulation Video

San Francisco 1906 Earthquake Simulation Video
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by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:35 pm
Forum: International Organizations , Publications & Documentations
Topic: Geophysical Freeware of Interest to Geophysicists
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Geophysical Freeware of Interest to Geophysicists

Geophysical Freeware of Interest to Geophysicists http://www.infp.ro/index.html E:\RESEARCH\GEOLOGIC RESEARCH\software packages.htm NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR EARTH PHYSICS BUCHAREST,MAGURELE, P.O.Box MG 2 There is an increasing number of freeware applications which may be of interest to the practicing ...
by salsinawi
Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:33 pm
Forum: Seismic Hazard , Risk Management & Earthquake Engineering
Topic: Overcoming Disaster: From Principles to Practice
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Overcoming Disaster: From Principles to Practice

Overcoming Disaster: From Principles to Practice[/size] This document was produced by Ilan Kelman (ilan_kelman@hotmail.com) but everyone whose work and ideas contributed is deserving of authorship. Comments are welcome and would be incorporated into later versions, although no material would be publ...