Larry Braile

Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences

Purdue University-Main Campus

Workshop Leader, Website Contributor

Website Content Contributions

Activities (2)

Earthquake Location part of Geophysics:Workshop 07:Geophysics Activities
Earthquake location is an interesting and significant aspect of seismology. A number of methods that vary from simple to complex are available for learning about earthquake location. The methods also allow ...

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Field Geophysics – Sampling and Aliasing Theory and Examples part of Geoscience in the Field:Activities
Collecting geosciences data in the field involves sampling in time and space. Sampling includes theoretical limitation and the possibility of aliasing which has severe effects on sampled data. The concepts are ...

Course (1)

Computer-Aided Analysis For Geosciences part of Course Design:Goals Database
Applications of statistical, numerical and mathematical methods useful for Geosciences; Matlab programming.

Essay (1)

Importance of role models, introductory courses, and outreach to increasing the number of majors in geosciences part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Broadening Access to the Earth and Environmental Sciences:Essays
Lawrence W. Braile, Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Purdue University-Main Campus Many of us have likely had experience with the following ideas and strategies for increasing the number of geosciences ...

Conference Presentation (1)

Reflections on Teaching a Large-Lecture, Introductory Earth Science Course part of Rendezvous 2015:Program:Abstracts
I have taught a large lecture (150-400 students), introductory Earth science course (Planet Earth; 3 credits) nearly every semester for over 20 years. The freshman-level course does not have a laboratory component ...

Other Contributions (4)

Vibroseis Correlation - An Example of Digital Signal Processing part of Geophysics:Workshop 07:Geophysics Activities
In the vibroseis method of seismic exploration, the seismic energy source (ground vibration controlled by shaking the mass of the vibroseis truck) is distributed over a time of several seconds. To see how vibroseis ...