Induced and Triggered Earthquakes: Theory, Observations, Impact III

Friday, 19 December 2014: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Chairs:  Roland Gritto, Array Information Technology, Greenbelt, MD, United States, Philippe GM Jousset, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, Won-Young Kim, University of Tokyo, Earthquake Research Institute, Yayoi 1-1, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan and Honn Kao, Geological Survey Canada, NORTH SAANICH, BC, Canada
Primary Conveners:  Roland Gritto, Array Information Technology, Greenbelt, MD, United States
Co-conveners:  Philippe GM Jousset, GFZ, Potsdam, Germany, Won-Young Kim, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States and Honn Kao, Geological Survey Canada, NORTH SAANICH, BC, Canada
OSPA Liaisons:  Roland Gritto, Array Information Technology, Greenbelt, MD, United States

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

4:00 PM
Microseismic Techniques for Detecting Induced Seismicity Hazard
Eric Matzel1, Joshua A White1, Dennise C Templeton1, Moira L. Pyle1, Christina Morency1, Zhishuai Zhang2 and Whitney Trainor Guitton1, (1)Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA, United States, (2)University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, United States
4:15 PM
Some differences in seismic hazard assessment for natural and fluid-induced earthquakes
Arthur McGarr, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, United States
4:30 PM
Estimation of the Cumulative Fault Area Under Critical State Based on Microseismic Dataset at Hydraulic Stimulation for Seismic Risk Assessment
Yusuke Mukuhira1, Hiroshi Asanuma2, Markus O Häring3 and Takatoshi Ito1, (1)Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, (2)AIST - National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan, (3)Geo Explorer Ltd., Liestal, Switzerland
4:45 PM
Discrimination and Assessment of Induced Seismicity in Active Tectonic Zones: A Case Study from Southern California
Corinne Elisabeth Bachmann, Nate Lindsey, William Foxall and Michelle Robertson, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States
5:00 PM
Correlation between Induced Seismic Events and Hydraulic Fracturing activities in California
Fred Aminzadeh, Aditya Tiwari and Robert Walker, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, United States
5:15 PM
Induced Seismicity: What is the Size of the Largest Expected Earthquake?
Gert Zoeller and Matthias Holschneider, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
5:30 PM
Evolution of pore fluid pressures in a stimulated geothermal reservoir inferred from earthquake focal mechanisms
Toshiko Terakawa, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan and Nicholas Deichmann, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
5:45 PM
Characterizing North Texas Seismicity with a High Density Network of Exploration Seismic Reflection Recorders
Chris Hayward1, Mitchell Barklage2, Dan Hollis3, Heather R DeShon1 and Maria Beatrice Magnani1, (1)Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, United States, (2)NodalSeismic, Processing Manager, Signal Hill, CA, United States, (3)Nodal Seismic, San Gabriel, CA, United States
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