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Kagawa, Takao Faculty of Engineering, Tottori University Researchers DB KAKEN
Noguchi, Tatsuya Faculty of Engineering, Tottori University Researchers DB KAKEN
Keywords
Small coastal plain
Predominant period
Velocity structure
Diffuse field theory
Tottori plain
Abstract
Issues of predominant period of ground motion and derived underground velocity structure model are investigated in the coastal plains affected by the shallow soft sedimentary layer after the last ice age. It is found that two predominant periods due to the shallow soft layer and deeper drastic sedimentary boundaries are close in a small plain such as the Tottori plain, Japan as an example. This study analyzes the underground velocity structure derived from EHVSR (H/V spectrum ratio of earthquake ground motions) with the diffuse field theory. It is considered that the interaction of close predominant periods due to the different layer boundaries with high contrast may amplify the seismic ground motion in the period range that affects building structures in small plains in coastal area.
Publisher
Springer Nature
Content Type
Journal Article
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EISSN
18805981
Journal Title
EARTH PLANETS AND SPACE
Volume
74
Published Date
2022-05-23
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Text Version
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Citation
Kagawa Takao, Noguchi Tatsuya. Issues related to velocity structure estimation in small coastal sedimentary plains: case of Tottori plain facing the Sea of Japan. EARTH PLANETS AND SPACE. 2022. 74. doi:10.1186/s40623-022-01640-3
Department
Faculty of Engineering/Graduate School of Engineering
Language
English
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WOS:000799254200001