Computational Seismology: A Practical Introduction [Audiobook] download free by Heiner Igel

Computational Seismology: A Practical Introduction Audiobook download free by Heiner Igel
  • Listen audiobook: Computational Seismology: A Practical Introduction
  • Author: Heiner Igel
  • Release date: 2017/9/19
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9780198717416
  • Rating: 8.78 of 10
  • Votes: 536
  • Review by: Juniper Bonner
  • Review rating: 7.34 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/6
  • Duration: 4H24M29S in 256 kbps (70.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-08
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, FLAC, Vorbis, WMA, WAV, MPEG4, MOD (compression TAR.7Z, ACE, ZIP, TAR, TZ, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 352
  • Includes a PDF summary of 41 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 31M53S (8.2 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: This book is an introductory text to a range of numerical methods used today to simulate time-dependent processes in Earth science, physics, engineering, and many other fields. The physical problem of elastic wave propagation in 1D serves as a model system with which the various numerical methods are introduced and compared. The theoretical background is presented with substantial graphical material supporting the concepts. The results can be reproduced with thesupplementary electronic material provided as python codes embedded in Jupyter notebooks. The book starts with a primer on the physics of elastic wave propagation, and a chapter on the fundamentals of parallel programming, computational grids, mesh generation, and hardware models. The core of the bookis the presentation of numerical solutions of the wave equation with six different methods: 1) the finite-difference method; 2) the pseudospectral method (Fourier and Chebyshev); 3) the linear finite-element method; 4) the spectral-element method; 5) the finite-volume method; and 6) the discontinuous Galerkin method. Each chapter contains comprehension questions, theoretical, and programming exercises. The book closes with a discussion of domains of application and criteria for the choice of aspecific numerical method, and the presentation of current challenges.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Volcanology & Seismology, Earthquake Engineering, Geography Books, Mathematical Physics, Earth: Natural History General
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 51.03 USD
  • Dimensions: 190x246x17mm
  • Weight: 760g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom

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