William Savran1, Kim Bak Olsen1, Bo Holm Jacobsen2

1  Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University
2 Aarhus Universitet, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

Statistics of Velocity Structure in the Los Angeles Area

Research Objectives:

  • Analyze 38 sonic logs collected in Los Angeles basin
  • Estimate parameters necessary to model small-scale heterogeneities
  • Model heterogeneities using von Karman autocorrelation functions
  • Perform sensitivity tests of statistical models using AWP-ODC wave propagation code. (Cui et al., 2010)

2013 SCEC Annual Meeting