*Understanding new methods for the analysis of short-period seismic waves to characterize the random heterogeneity of the Earth on many scales.
*Observations of seismic wave scattering. Discussion of techniques for mapping medium heterogeneity and for monitoring temporal change in medium characteristics.
* Up-to-date techniques for the synthesis of wave envelopes in random media.
graduate students, scientists and engineers of geophysics, physics, acoustics, civil engineering, environmental sciences, geology and planetary sciences.
Advances in Geophysics, 1st Edition
1.Geometrical optics of acoustic media with anisometric random
heterogeneities: Travel time statistics of reflected and refracted
waves. 2. Monitoring temporal variations of physical properties inside the lithosphere by cross-correlating P and S arrivals and the coda of doublets. 3. Source Effects from Broad Area Network Calibration of Regional Distance Coda Waves. 4. A scattering wave-guide of heterogeneous subducting plate. 5. Coherent Back-scattering and weak Localization of Seismic Waves. 6. Observing and modeling elastic scattering in the deep Earth. 7. Coda Q and coda energy distribution. 8. Synthesis of vector-wave envelopes in random elastic media on the basis of the Markov approximation. 9. Seismic wave scattering in volcanoes.