Papers 1970-1979

Abe, K., and H. Kanamori, 1970, Mantle structure beneath the Japan Sea as revealed by surface waves: Tokyo Univ. Earthquake Res. Inst. Bull., v. 48, p. 1011-1021. .

Horai, K., Simmons, G., Kanamori, H., and Wones, D., 1970, Thermal diffusivity and conductivity of lunar material: Science, v. 167, p. 730-731. .

Kanamori, H., 1970a, The Alaska earthquake of 1964: Radiation of long-period surface waves and source Mechanism: J. Geophys. Res., v. 75, p. 5029-5040. .

Kanamori, H., 1970b, Mantle beneath the Japanese arc: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 3, p. 475-483. .

Kanamori, H., 1970c, Recent developments in earthquake prediction research in Japan: Tectonophysics, v. 9, p. 291-300.

Kanamori, H., 1970d, Seismological evidence for heterogeneity of the mantle: J. Geomagnet. Geoelec., v. 22, p. 53-70. .

Kanamori, H., 1970e, Synthesis of long-period surface waves and its application to earthquake source studies - Kurile Islands earthquake of October 13, 1963: J. Geophys. Res., v. 75, p. 5011-5027. .

Kanamori, H., 1970f, Velocity and Q of mantle waves: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 2, p. 259-275. .

Kanamori, H., and Miyamura, S., 1970, Seismometrical re-evaluation of the Great Kanto earthquake of September 1, 1923: Tokyo Univ. Earthquake Res. Inst. Bull., v. 48, p. 115-125. .

Kanamori, H., Nur, A., Chung, D., and Simmons, G., 1970, Elastic wave velocities of lunar samples at high pressures and their geophysical implications, in Proc. of the Apollo 11 Lunar Sci. Conf., p. 2289-2293.


Kanamori, H., and Press, F., 1970, How thick is the lithosphere? Nature, v. 226, p. 330-331. .


Kanamori, H., Mizutani H., and Hamano Y., 1971, Elastic wave velocities of Apollo 12 rocks at high pressures, in Proc. of the Second Lunar Sci. Conf., v. 3, p. 2323-2326.


Kanamori, H., 1971a, Faulting of the great Kanto earthquake of 1923 as revealed by seismological data: Tokyo Univ. Earthquake Res. Inst. Bull., v. 49, p. 13-18. .

Kanamori, H., 1971b, Focal mechanism of the Tokachi-Oki earthquake of May 16, 1968: Contortion of the lithosphere at a junction of two trenches: Tectonophysics, v. 12, p. 1-13.

Kanamori, H., 1971c, Great earthquakes at island arcs and the lithosphere: Tectonophysics, v. 12, p. 187-198. .

Kanamori, H., 1971d, Seismological evidence for a lithospheric normal faulting - the Sanriku earthquake of 1933: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 4, p. 289-300. .

Kanamori, H., and Tsumura, K., 1971, Spatial distribution of earthquakes in the Kii peninsula, Japan, south of the median tectonic line: Tectonophysics, v. 12, p. 327-342. .

Kanamori, H., 1972a, Determination of effective tectonic stress associated with earthquake faulting. The Tottori earthquake of 1943: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 5, p. 426-434. .

Kanamori, H., 1972b, Mechanism of Tsunami earthquakes: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 6, p. 346-359.

Kanamori, H., 1972c, Relation between tectonic stress, great earthquakes and earthquake swarms: Tectonophysics, v. 14, p. 1-12. .

Kanamori, H., 1972d, Tectonic implications of the 1944 Tonankai and the 1946 Nankaido earthquakes: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 5, p. 129-139. .

Campbell, R.H., Ellsworth, W.L., Hill, D.P., Page, R.A., Wood, M.D., Alewine, R.W., III, Hanks, T.C., Heaton, T.H., Hileman, J.A., Kanamori, H., Minster, J.B., and Whitcomb, J., 1973, Point Mugu, California earthquake, 21 February 1973, and its aftershocks: Science, v. 182, p. 1127-1129. .

Kanamori, H., 1973a, Long-period ground motion in the epicentral area of major earthquakes: Tectonophysics, v. 21, p. 341-356. .

Kanamori, H., 1973b, Mode of strain release associated with major earthquakes in Japan: An. Earth Planet Sci., v. 1, p. 213-239. .

 

Kanamori, H., 1973, Source mechanism of the Alaskan earthquake of 1964 from amplitudes of free oscillations and surface waves - comments:  Phys. Earth and Planetary Interiors, v. 7, p.219-224.

Wu, F., and Kanamori, H., 1973, Source mechanism of Feb. 4, 1965, Rat Island Earthquake: J. Geophys. Res., v. 78, p. 6082-6092. .

Kanamori, H., 1974, Earthquake Prediction: Engineering & Science, v. 38, p. 18-21. .

Kanamori, H., and Chung, W.-Y., 1974, Temporal changes in P-wave velocity in southern California: Tectonophysics, v. 23, p. 67-78. .

Kanamori, H., and Cipar, J.J., 1974, Focal processes of the Great Chilean earthquake May 22, 1960: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 9, p. 128-136. .

Hart, R.S., and Kanamori, H., 1975, Search for compression before a deep earthquake: Nature, v. 253, p. 333-335. .

Kanamori, H., and Anderson, D.L., 1975a, Amplitude of the earth's free oscillations and long-period characteristics of the earthquake source: Jour. Geophys. Res., v. 80, p. 1075-1078. .

Kanamori, H., and Anderson, D.L., 1975b, Theoretical basis of some empirical relations in seismology: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 65, no. 5, p. 1073-1095. .

Kanamori, H., and Hadley, D., 1975, Crustal structure and temporal velocity change in southern California: Pure and Appl. Geophys., v. 113, p. 257-280. .

Chung, W.-Y., and Kanamori, H., 1976, Source process and tectonic implications of the Spanish deep focus earthquake of March 29, 1954: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 13, p. 85-96. .

Liu, H-P., Anderson, D.L., and Kanamori, H., 1976, Velocity dispersion due to anelasticity: Implications for seismology and mantle composition: Geophys. J. Roy. Astron. Soc., v. 47, p. 41-58. .

Hart, R.S., Anderson, D.L., and Kanamori, H., 1976, Shear velocity and density of an attenuating earth: Earth and Planet. Sci. Lett., v. 32, p. 25-34. .

Kanamori, H., 1976a, Are earthquakes a major cause of the Chandler wobble? Nature, v. 262, p. 254-255. .

Kanamori, H., 1976b, Re-examination of the Earth's free oscillations excited by the Kamchatka earthquake of November 4, 1952: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 11, p. 216-226. .

Kanamori, H., and Fuis, G., 1976, Variation of P-wave velocity before and after the Galway Lake earthquake (ML = 5.2) and the Goat Mountain earthquakes (ML = 4.7, 4.7), 1975, in the Mojave Desert, California: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 66, no. 6. .

Kanamori, H., and Stewart, G.S., 1976, Mode of the strain release along the Gibbs fracture zone, Mid-Atlantic ridge: Phys. Earth Planet. Int., v. 11, p. 312-332. .

Anderson, D.L., Kanamori, H., Hart, R.S., and Liu, H.-L., 1977, The earth as a seismic absorption band: Science, v. 196, p. 1104-1106. .

Geller, R.J., and Kanamori, H., 1977, Magnitudes of great shallow earthquakes from 1904 to 1952: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 67, p. 587-598. .

Hadley, D., and Kanamori, H., 1977, Seismic structure of the Transverse Ranges, California: Geol. Soc. Am., Bull., v. 88, p. 1469-1478. .

Hart, R.S., Anderson, D.L., and Kanamori, H., 1977, The effect of attenuation of gross earth models: J. Geophys. Res., v. 82, no. 11, p. 1647-1654. .

Hart, R.S., Butler, R., and Kanamori, H., 1977, Surface-wave constraints on the August 1, 1975, Oroville earthquake: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 67, p. 1-7. .

Ishida, M., and Kanamori, H., 1977, The spatio-temporal variation of seismicity before the 1971 San Fernando earthquake, California: Geophys. Res. Lett., v. 4, p. 345-346. .

Kanamori, H., 1977, Predicting Earthquakes:  Engineering and Science, Mar.-Apr, 1977.


Kanamori, H., 1977a, The energy release in great earthquakes: J. Geophys. Res., v. 82, p. 2981-2876.

Kanamori, H., 1977b, Seismic and aseismic slip along subduction zones and their tectonic implications, AGU Geophys. Mono., 163-174 p. .

Kanamori, H., and Anderson, D.L., 1977, Importance of physical dispersion in surface-wave and free-oscillation problems - Review: Rev. Geophys. Space Phys., v. 15, p. 105-112. .

Chung, W.-Y., and Kanamori, H., 1978a, A mechanical model for plate deformation associated with aseismic ridge subduction in the New Hebrides arc: Tectonophysics, v. 50, p. 29-40. .

Chung, W.-Y., and Kanamori, H., 1978b, Subduction process of a fracture zone and aseismic ridges -- the focal mechanism and source characteristics of the New Hebrides earthquake of January 19, 1969 and some related events: Geophys. J. Roy. Astron. Soc., v. 54, p. 221-240. .

Geller, R.J., Kanamori, H., and Abe, K., 1978, Addenda and Corrections to "Magnitude of Great Shallow Earthquakes from 1904 to 1952": Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 68, no. No. 6, p. 1763-1764. .

Hadley, D., and Kanamori, H., 1978, Recent seismicity in the San Fernando region and tectonics in the west-central Transverse Ranges, California: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 68, p. 1449-1457. .

Ishida, M., and Kanamori, H., 1978, The foreshock activity of the 1971 San Fernando earthquake, California: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 68, p. 1265-1279.

Kanamori, H., 1978a, Nature of seismic gaps and foreshocks, in Proc. Conference VI, Methodology for Identifying Seismic Gaps and Soon-to-break Gaps, USGS Open File Report 78-943, p. 319-334. .

Kanamori, H., 1978b, Quantification of earthquakes: Nature, v. 271, no. 5644, p. 411-414.


Kanamori, H., 1978c, Quantification of great earthquakes: Tectonophysics, v. 49, p. 207-212. .

Kanamori, H., 1978d, Use of seismic radiation to infer source parameters: Proc. of USGS 3rd Conf. on Fault Mechanics and its Relation to Earthquake Prediction: U.S.G.S. Open-File Report 78-380. .

Kanamori, H., and Jennings, P.C., 1978, Determination of local magnitude ML from strong motion accelerograms: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 68, p. 471-485. .

Kanamori, H., and Stewart, G.J., 1978, Seismological aspects of the Guatemala earthquake of February 4, 1976: J. Geophys. Res., v. 83, p. 3427-3434. .

McNally, K.C., Kanamori, H., Pechmann, J.C., and Fuis, G., 1978, Earthquake swarm along the San Andreas fault near Palmdale, southern California, 1976 to 1977: Science, v. 201, p. 814-817. .

Abe, K., and Kanamori, H., 1979, Temporal variation of the activity of intermediate and deep focus earthquakes: J. Geophys. Res., v. 84, p. 3589-3595. .

Butler, R., Stewart, G.S., and Kanamori, H., 1979, The July 27, 1976 Tangshan, China earthquake - A complex sequence of intraplate events: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 69, no. 1, p. 207-220. .

Carlson, R., Kanamori, H., and McNally, K., 1979, A survey of micro-earthquake activity along the San Andreas fault from Carrizo Plains to Lake Hughes: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 69, no. 1, p. 177-186. .

Hadley, D., and Kanamori, H., 1979, Regional S-wave variation for southern California from the analysis of teleseismic Rayleigh waves: Geophys. J. Roy. Astron. Soc., v. 58, p. 655-666. .

Hanks, T., and Kanamori, H., 1979, A moment magnitude scale: J. Geophys. Res., v. 84, no. B5, p. 2348-2350. .

Jennings, P.C., and Kanamori, H., 1979, Determination of local magnitude, ML, from seismoscope records: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 69, no. 4, p. 1267-1288. .

 

Kanamori, H., 1979a, Earthquake source mechanisms and plate tectonics: Rev. Geophys. Space Phys., v. 17, no. 2, p. 337-343. .

Kanamori, H., 1979b, A semi-empirical approach to prediction of long-period ground motions from great earthquakes: Bull. Seismol. Soc. Am., v. 69, p. 1645-1670. .

Kanamori, H., and Abe, K., 1979, Reevaluation of the turn-of-the century seismicity peak: J. Geophys. Res., v. 84, p. 6131-6139. .

Kanamori, H., and Stewart, G.S., 1979, A slow earthquake: Phys. Earth and Planet. Int., v. 18, p. 167-175. .

Uyeda, S., and Kanamori, H., 1979, Back-arc opening and the mode of subduction: J. Geophys. Res., v. 84, p. 1049-1061.