Simple Analysis of broadband data w/Matlab or Unix


This tutorial guides users through obtaining data for a recent earthquake and how to conduct some simple analysis of broadband data.




Through this activity students will have the opportunity to

  • Obtain data for a recent earthquake
  • Locate a local earthquake
  • Calculate Mb


Supporting Resources

Download the Lab instructions here.

This exercise does require a few matlab scripts that can be obtained by sending a request to the author

Author: Sue Bilek at sbilek AT