The Hazard Library: the hazard component of the OQ-engine

The Hazard Library is a library of methods used by the OpenQuake-engine for the calculation of seismic hazard.



  • Monelli, D., M. Pagani, G. A. Weatherill, V. Silva, H. Crowley (2012). The hazard component of OpenQuake: The calculation engine of the Global Earthquake Model. In Proceedings of the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon. download
  • Pagani, M., D. Monelli, G. Weatherill, L. Danciu, H. Crowley, V. Silva, P. Henshaw, L. Butler, M. Nastasi, L. Panzeri, M. Simionato, D. Vigano (2014). OpenQuake-engine: An Open Hazard (and Risk) Software for the Global Earthquake Model. Seismological Research Letters. 85, 692-702 Journal Article
  • D. Monelli, M. Pagani, G. Weatherill, L. Danciu, J. Garcia (2014). Modeling Distributed Seismicity for PSHA: Implementation and Insights with the OpenQuake-engine. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 104, 1636-1649 Journal Article


  • Monelli, Pagani, and Weatherill (2012). OpenQuake‐Hazard. 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Lisbon, Portugal   Power Point Presentation
  • hazardlib.txt
  • Last modified: 2014/12/10 10:51
  • by rgee