Title Earthquakes
Description Lecture, three hours; laboratory, one hour; one field day. Causes and effects of earthquakes. Plate motion, frictional faulting, earthquake instability, wave propagation, earthquake damage, and other social effects. Hazard reduction through earthquake forecasting and earthquake-resistant design. P/NP or letter grading.
Units 5 units
Course Days Tuesday Thursday
Time 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Location HAINES 39
Level Undergraduate
Course ID 411024200
Type Lecture
Class Website https://ccle.ucla.edu/course/view/16S-EPSSCI8-1
Instructor Gilles Peltzer
Email peltzer@epss.ucla.edu
Phone 310-206-2156