EAS 6677

EAS 6677

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

A review of the basic science behind, and risk assessment of, both natural and induced seismicity as it relates to various sectors of the energy industry. Among the topics covered are a) earthquake risks in the nuclear power and hydropower industries, b) induced seismicity and its relationship to geothermal energy development, hydraulic fracturing and waste water disposal, and c) best practices and regulatory mechanisms to reduce risk.

When Offered Spring. (Four weeks).

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: CHEME 6677

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18109EAS 6677  LEC 001