mud roll

18:55 Jan 23, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: mud roll
This coherent noise can be attributed to mud roll and spurious trapped or guided wave modes (sometimes referred to as torsion waves or spurious S waves.

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4 +1ondas dispersivas
Juan R. Migoya



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
ondas dispersivas

No se si tienen nombre en español.

"The two types of noise that most commonly affect the geophone recordings are dispersive direct waves termed “mud roll” and trapped shear waves..."

"Las ondas cortas (ondas en aguas profundas) muestran una dispersión normal, i.e., la velocidad de la onda depende del período, tal que las ondas con el período mayor se mueven más rápido que las ondas de período corto (y las ondas de largo período tienen la longitud de onda mayor).

En contraste, las ondas largas (ondas en aguas someras) son no dispersivas: su velocidad de onda es independiente del período y depende sólamente de la profundidad del agua de la forma ..."

Un saludo.

Juan R. Migoya
Local time: 17:46
Native speaker of: Spanish
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