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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2011 vol.13)
pp: 52-63
Cheng-Kai Chen , University of California, Davis
Chris Ho , University of California, Davis
Carlos Correa , University of California, Davis
Kwan-Liu Ma , University of California, Davis
Ahmed Elgamal , University of California, San Diego
<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>
Computer visualization, earthquake simulation, scientific computing, model simulation, seismic wave visualizations
Cheng-Kai Chen, Chris Ho, Carlos Correa, Kwan-Liu Ma, Ahmed Elgamal, "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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