H (Human Geosciences)
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[H-DS16] [JJ] Tsunami and Tsunami Forecast
Wed. May 24, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Convention Hall A (International Conference Hall 2F)
convener:Yuichi Namegaya(Institute of Earthquake and Volcano Geology, Geological Survey of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Naotaka YAMAMOTO(National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience), Chairperson:Kenji Hirata(National Research Institue for Earth Science and Diaster Prevention), Chairperson:Akio Katsumata(Meteorological Research Institute, Japan Meteorological Agency)
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.