Modeling of Seismicity: A Mathematician's Perspective

Thursday, October 11, 2001 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Keller 3-180
Andrei Gabrielov (Purdue University)
Modeling of seismicity leads to new exciting problems in such areas of mathematics as differential geometry, dynamical systems, algebraic geometry, and combinatorics. I will overview these connections between seismology and mathematics, not requiring the knowledge of either from the audience.