H (Human Geosciences)
» H-DS Disaster geosciences
[H-DS10] Tsunami and Tsunami Forecast
Wed. May 23, 2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
105 (1F International Conference Hall, Makuhari Messe)
convener:Naotaka YAMAMOTO CHIKASADA(National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience), Kentaro Imai(Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology), Hiroaki Tsushima(気象庁気象研究所), Chairperson:Hirata Kenji, Sandanbata Osamu
This session discusses issues related to improving real-time and long-term prediction accuracy of tsunami from earthquakes, landslides, and volcanoes, 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.