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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 hazard.


  • Unordered List ItemThe Hazard Library repository is accessible at the following address:
  • Unordered List ItemIPython notebooks with several application examples of the OQ Hazard Library are available at the the

following link


  • 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. Accepted for publication on Seismological Research Letters.
  • D. Monelli, M. Pagani, G. Weatherill, L. Danciu, J. Garcia (2014). Modeling Distributed Seismicity for PSHA: Implementation and Insights with the OpenQuake-engine. Accepted for publication on the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America.


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