Human Geosciences(H)
Session Sub-categoryDisaster geosciences(DS)
Session IDH-DS08
TitleTsunami and tsunami forecast
Short TitleTsunami and tsunami forecast
Main Convener NameHiroaki Tsushima
AffiliationJapan Meteorological Agency
Co-Convener 1NameTatsuya Kubota
AffiliationNational Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
Session LanguageE
ScopeThis 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.
Presentation FormatOral and Poster presentation