Hayward Fault Earthquake Simulations Increase Fidelity of Ground Motions
Article ID: 689010
Released: 8-Feb-2018 5:05 AM EST
Source Newsroom: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Lawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley national laboratory scientists have used some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers to model ground shaking for a magnitude (M) 7.0 earthquake on the Hayward fault and show more realistic motions than ever before. The research appears in Geophysical Research Letters.
(picked up from Newswise / Feb 8, 2018)