Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2016

Session information


Symbol H (Human Geosciences) » H-DS Disaster geosciences

[H-DS19] Tsunami and Tsunami Forecast

Wed. May 25, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 201A (2F)

Convener:*Yuichi Namegaya(Institute of Earthquake and Volcano Geology, Geological Survey of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Kentaro Imai(Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology), Chair:Hiroaki Tsushima(Meteorological Research Institute, Japan Meteorological Agency), Takuto Maeda(Earthquake Research Institute, the University of Tokyo)

This session discusses issues related to improving real-time and long-term prediction accuracy of tsunami, which include such as a better understanding of tsunami dynamics, new real-time tsunami
observing systems deployed in the open ocean and coastal waters, methodologies of more rapid and accurate prediction during tsunami emergencies, more extensive and accurate inundation maps, and long-term tsunami potential forecast.

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

*Aditya Gusman1, Anne F. Sheehan2, Kenji Satake1, Mohammad Heidarzadeh1, Iyan E. Mulia3, Takuto Maeda1 (1.Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo, 2.Department of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, 3.Department of Ocean Civil Engineering, Kagoshima University, Japan)

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

*Yasuhiko Igarashi1, Shin Murata1, Toshitaka Baba2, Ken-ichiro SATO3, Takane Hori3, Masato Okada1 (1.Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 2.Institute of Technology and Science, The University of Tokushima,, 3.Research and Development Center for Earthquake and Tsunami, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)