BYU

Abstract by Garret Carver

Personal Infomation


Presenter's Name

Garret Carver

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Abstract Infomation


Department

Mathematics

Faculty Advisor

Jared Whitehead

Title

Determining historical earthquakes from anecdotal historical data

Abstract

We provide an overview of the problem of determining the magnitude and location of historical earthquakes based off of anecdotal historical accounts of the resultant shaking and tsunami.