Master’s Programme in Geology and Geophysics is responsible for the course.
Compulsory course, Seismology course package.
The course is available to students from other degree programmes.
BSc in Geology/Physics
The student 1) knows the basic earthquake parameters (magnitude types, fault plane solutions,moments and moment tensors), 2) can determine these parameters using the Seisan software, 3) is familiar with earthquake location based on LQS and ML methods
The recommended time for completion is in the first or second year of MSc studies.
The course is offered every other year in period II (next time in 2018, 2020).
Earthquake location; earthquake size; fault plane solutions; moment tensor inversion
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Course will involve simple practical and computational excercises with meteorites and excursion to meteorite collections of the Geology museum.
Computer exercises passed, at least 50% of exercises passed, exam, graded on scale 0-5, additional points from active participation in the exercises.
Venue for Fridays at 10-12, Seismon vintti (Attic of the Seismology institute) Exactum D501, 13.3.2020, 20.3., 27.3. 3.4., 17.4. and 24.4.2020
Computer exercises (passed), exercises (passed, max 6 p), exam