Monday, February 06, 2017




Seismology or Earthquake engineering is defined as branch of science which deal with study of earthquake.
Seismology include:

Cause and type of Earthquake

  1. Study of origin of Seismic waves
  2. Propagation of Seismic waves
  3. Recording of Seismic waves
  4. Analyzing Seismic waves.
Importance of Earthquake engineering:

  1. Understanding earthquake nature and effect on our life.
  2.  Help in designing earthquake resistant structure.
  3. Planning effective disaster management program during earthquake.