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- adj. Pertaining to ancient seismic events.
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Instead, nuclear regulators also should have considered "paleoseismic and archaeological information on historical and pre-historical earthquakes," as recommended in IAEA guidelines, the report found.
Their approach of analyzing high-resolution topographic data of closely-spaced fault scarps is promising especially when combined with subsurface data as well as geochronological and paleoseismic data, and it provides a basic scheme for analyzing scarp populations in a complex topographic region.
This technique is very suitable for dating of paleoseismic events because silicate sediments which are used as samples are abundantly available.