United States earthquake early warning system: how theory and analysis can save America before the big one happens

Doctoral thesis OPEN
Rockabrand, Ryan;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School
  • Subject: earthquake | earthquake early warning system | hazard | infrastructure | ShakeAlert | Japan | Cascadia | New Madrid | San Andreas | Wasatch | California | resilience

Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited The United States is extremely vulnerable to catastrophic earthquakes. More than 143 million Americans may be threatened by damaging earthquakes in the next 50 years. This thesis argues that the United States is ... View more
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