Human Geosciences(H)
Session Sub CategoryDisaster geosciences
Session IDH-DS16
TitleTsunami and Tsunami Forecast
Short titleTsunami and Tsunami Forecast
Main ConvenerNameYuichi Namegaya
AffiliationInstitute of Earthquake and Volcano Geology, Geological Survey of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Co-Convener 1NameNaotaka YAMAMOTO
AffiliationNational Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Resilience
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.
Type of presentationOral and Poster presentation
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