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Table 6 Velocity profile and site parameters for the two example soil profiles SP1 (part of the RP set) and SP2 (outside RP set)

From: Deriving amplification factors from simple site parameters using generalized regression neural networks: implications for relevant site proxies

Layer # Soil profile 1 Soil profile 2
Thickness \(h_{i}\) (m) S-wave velocity \(V_{i}\) (m/s) Thickness \(h_{i}\) (m) S-wave velocity \(V_{i}\) (m/s)
1 4 150 2 120
2 10 260 14 510
3 6 420 39 720
4 12 950 108 900
5 40 1470 Bedrock 1000
6 Bedrock 1850   
Soil profile Depth (m) f 0 (Hz) V sm (m/s) C v V s30 (m/s) V bedrock (m/s)
SP1 72 3.69 603 12.33 333 1850
SP2 163 1.44 746 8.33 472 1000