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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2011 vol.13)
pp: 52-63
Chris Ho , University of California, Davis
Carlos Correa , University of California, Davis
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis
Cheng-Kai Chen , University of California, Davis
ABSTRACT
<p>As exemplified in a state-of-the-art bridge-foundation-ground model simulation, a suite of new visualization techniques let scientists study seismic waves and interactively investigate and explore their data. In so doing, the techniques further scientific understanding and thus facilitate the development of new methods to protect real-world infrastructures against otherwise devastating earthquakes.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Computer visualization, earthquake simulation, scientific computing, model simulation, seismic wave visualizations
CITATION
Chris Ho, Carlos Correa, Kwan-Liu Ma, Cheng-Kai Chen, "Visualizing 3D Earthquake Simulation Data", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.13, no. 6, pp. 52-63, Nov.-Dec. 2011, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.120
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