Spatio-temporal Patterns in Solid-earth Geophysics

Monday, September 24, 2001 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Keller 3-180
Donald Turcotte (Cornell University)
Examples of spatio-temporal patterns considered: Earthquakes, landslides, stratigraphy (sediment deposition), earth's magnetic field. Examples of spatio patterns considered: Oil fields, mineral deposits, faults, river networks. Examples of temporal patterns considered: Time series of river flows (floods), climate.