[CIG-SHORT] Landers material model w/13 layers

Charles Williams willic3 at rpi.edu
Thu Jul 20 06:59:47 PDT 2006

I can't remember what sort of resolution we're planning to use, but I  
think limiting the minimum thickness to 2 km seems reasonable.


On Jul 19, 2006, at 7:25 PM, Brad Aagaard wrote:

> Hi all:
> I have made an attempt to simplify Brad Hager's material model into a
> layered material model (see attachments). It has 13 layers, and
> several are only 1 km thick. Is a 1 km layer too thin compared to the
> expected element sizes? Should I limit the minimum thickness to 2 km?
> Brad
> <material_layers.pdf>
> <materials_layers.txt>
> <materials_hagerscec.txt>
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Charles A. Williams
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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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