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Background Wavespeed Profiles

There are many approaches to creating background wavespeed profiles. For many processes, it may be that a simple array of floating point numbers, each representing the wavespeed, slowness (1/wavespeed), or sloth (slowness squared) on a uniformly sampled grid will be sufficient.

However, more advanced techniques may involve wavespeed profile generation in triangulated or tetrahedrized media.

John Stockwell 2007-04-10