Love Wave

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Related to Love waves: Seismic waves
A type of seismic surface wave with a horizontal motion perpendicular to the direction the wave is travelling
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Sezawa, Love waves generated from a source of a certain depth, Bull Earthqu.
Sato studied the propagation of Love waves in a layer with sharp change in thickness while De Noyer considered the same in a layer over a half space with sinusoidal interface.
Mal, on the frequency equation for love wave due to abrupt thickening of the crustal layer.
25) shows that if horizontally polarized S waves propagate, a large fraction of energy may flow along the surface only when the wave length and the period satisfy the ordinary dispersion equation for Love waves in uniform media, with the group velocity U satisfying relation (29).
The present results may become useful in deep earthquake and predicting the nature of long period Love waves.
1975, "On the dispersion equations for Love waves due to irregularity in the thickness of non homogeneous crustal layer," Acta Geophysica Polonica, 23 307
1970 "Propagation of Love waves in Layers with irregular boundaries," Pure and Appl.