Nishida Prize for Promotion of Geo- and Planetary Science
Study on applications of repeating earthquakes analysis to seismology
A list of five major papers
Uchida, N., T. Matsuzawa, T. Igarashi and A. Hasegawa, Interplate quasi-static slip off Sanriku, NE Japan, estimated from repeating earthquakes, Geophys. Res. Lett., 30, 10.1029/2003GL017452, 2003.
Uchida, N., T. Matsuzawa, W. L. Ellsworth, K. Imanishi, T. Okada, and A. Hasegawa, Source parameters of a M4.8 and its accompanying repeating earthquakes off Kamaishi, NE Japan - implications for the hierarchical structure of asperities and earthquake cycle, Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, doi:10.1029/2007GL031263, 2007.
Uchida, N., J. Nakajima, A. Hasegawa, and T. Matsuzawa, What controls interplate coupling?: Evidence for abrupt change in coupling across a border between two overlying plates in the NE Japan subduction zone, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 283, 111-121, 2009.
Uchida, N., and T. Matsuzawa, Pre- and post-seismic slow slip surrounding the 2011 Tohoku-oki earthquake rupture, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 374, 81-91, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2013.05.021, 2013.
Uchida, N., T. Iinuma, R. M. Nadeau, R. Bürgmann, and R. Hino, Periodic slow slip triggers megathrust zone earthquakes in northeastern Japan, Science, 351(6272), 488-492, doi:10.1126/science.aad3108, 2016.