Detailed Session Information

Session 2.2:

Simulation of earthquake rupture, seismic wave propagation, and strong motion

Convenors: R. Madariaga (France), E. Fukuyama (Japan), R. Archuleta (USA).


Session Overview: R. Archuleta (15 minutes)

  1. Detailed earthquake rupture modeling
  2. Detailed nearfield ground motion

Session Plenary: (1 Hour)

1. Detailed earthquake rupture modeling

Raul Madariaga and Kim B. Olsen (20 min + 10 min discussion)
Rupture Dynamics in 3-D

2. Detailed nearfield ground motion

Takashi Furumura (Joint with 3.1) (20 min + 10 min discussion)
Pseudospectral simulation of seismic wave propagation

Detailed Session: (2.5 Hours)

1. Detailed earthquake rupture modeling

Eiichi Fukuyama and Raul Madariaga (15 min)
(Joint with 3.1)
Dynamic Rupture Front Interaction on 3D Planar Fault

Stefan B. Nielsen, Jean Carlson and Kim B. Olsen (15 min)
(Joint with 3.1)
Sensitivity of 3D rupture dynamics to fault geometry and friction
parameters

Hideo Aochi, Eiichi Fukuyama, and Mitsuhiro Matsu'ura (15 min)
(Joint with 3.1)
An Expression of Stress Field in 3D Elastic Medium Using Boundary
Integral Equation Method

Kim B. Olsen and Raul Madariaga (15 min)
3-D rupture dynamics with kinematic constraints: the 1992 Landers
earthquake

Comments and discussion (30 min)

2. Detailed nearfield ground motion

Takashi Miyatake and Tomohiro Inoue (15 min)
(Joint with 3.1)
Simulation of earthquake rupture and seismic wave propagation

Yongen Cai Ren Wang (15 min)
(Joint with 3.1)
Numerical Simulation of Dynamic Process of Earthquake

Comments and discussion (30 min)